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BLM is an affirmation & embrace of the resistance & resilience of Black people. Founded by @osopepatrisse @opalayo @aliciagarza press@blacklivesmatter.com

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Stand with @Mvmnt4BlkLives and the 150 organizations that comprise our coalition. The only way we stop Black Death… https://t.co/aQlJZzwc47
9/24
2020
3 Black women. Who love Black people. Decided to help start a movement and an organization. And now they are being… https://t.co/lYsViv3gLy
9/23
2020
So that's the dissenter's hope: that they are writing not for today, but for tomorrow." —Ruth Bader Ginsburg in a 2… https://t.co/uG8enLQWPBDissents speak to a future age. It's not simply to say, 'My colleagues are wrong and I would do it this way.' But t… https://t.co/gf7Y9PYmyTMay the Lord see Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to her well-earned rest. May we continue fight for Justice here with h… https://t.co/YZef2A9PCv
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterCOVID arrives. Kobe. Botched pandemic response. Economic fallout. Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, Rays… https://t.co/eGOJhvNFt1
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9/19
2020
Let’s go y’all. Register. Vote Early. Build Power. https://t.co/OvIIhH7PlQYou may have seen disinformation about @aliciagarza, @blackfutureslab and #BlackLivesMatter on your timeline. Those… https://t.co/O6BZBhmpkz
9/18
2020
https://t.co/6KP1LP2UCy we love to see it. The brilliant @JanelleMonae gives artistry to our movement! Listen to th… https://t.co/qzrLCMK5LM
9/15
2020
Thank you Dr Ann Gleig @agleig and @usccrcc for this informative and beautiful article.https://t.co/R3bkcbppJ6 As scholars of religion, we believe such views fail to acknowledge – let alone engage wit… https://t.co/mNmA9rwoAP
9/14
2020
We salute you fam! ✊🏾✊🏾✊🏾 @naomiosaka thank you for reminding the world that #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/iaDFaX6frMOur movement and our organization is being attacked by the Christian Right. Last week #PatRobertson said… https://t.co/Es8L7pG69N
9/12
2020
@wkamaubell @harikondabolu @PoliticReActive Yes!!!!!
9/10
2020
A thread from @OsopePatrisse co founder of @Blklivesmatter global network foundation about fake emails and disinfor… https://t.co/UNpf5qGyw1
9/8
2020
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9/4
2020
We are proud of @RevDrStarsky. Earlier supporter of Black Lives Matter and our leadership. We can’t wait to work wi… https://t.co/4wwpLEixmG
9/3
2020
We see you sis. Naomi Osaka ✊🏾✊🏾✊🏾 https://t.co/VRPeOyRtBE
9/1
2020
Beyond painful. Rest in Power, King. https://t.co/jonGfW15i7
8/29
2020
You watching the @Mvmnt4BlkLives #BNC2020 tonight! We are! Show up y’all. https://t.co/IIeVU1xkAd
8/28
2020
We’re about it. Are you? Let us know by replying “I’m in ✊🏾.” Be sure to text DEFEND to 90975 to get updates wh… https://t.co/fkLuIdIk1I✊🏾✊🏾✊🏾✊🏾✊🏾✊🏾 https://t.co/nGL2fjcmUzFUCK THIS MAN!!!! WE DEMAND CHANGE. SICK OF IT
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8/27
2020
Excited to support! @Mvmnt4BlkLives and the #BNC2020 https://t.co/HNZyM8eAmhThank you for using your platform @nba @Bucks to support #JacobBlake and #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/jDbQ6sT6bQ
8/26
2020
Jacob Blake’s sons were in the car when police shot him. Philando’s girlfriend’s daughter was in the car when pol… https://t.co/FiIiU2WKZL
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterIt’s a miracle that that #JacobBlake is alive. We are so grateful for his life. But what he experienced and what… https://t.co/lQA03cTGOg
8/24
2020
Amazing work coming out of California!!! https://t.co/uV2o12bZ4i
8/18
2020
That part. https://t.co/wkfDzubDCV
8/17
2020
#SaveUSPS #ProtectOurVote https://t.co/UTayWg3j05
8/16
2020
To kick off the #DNC2020, we’re hosting Black Futures in Politics, a discussion re: what’s at stake for Black commu… https://t.co/IE6oBI4OHf
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8/14
2020
August 9. #MikeBrown should still be here. https://t.co/5NAuMkQZrK
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8/9
2020
"O, The Oprah Magazine" says it has commissioned 26 billboards calling for the arrest of the police officers involv… https://t.co/EN4L7xLc08
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8/8
2020
We are ready for this!!! Let’s 👏🏾 go 👏🏾2021 👏🏾!!!! Long live Fred Hampton. https://t.co/7re9QfeWpg
8/7
2020
Happy birthday, James Baldwin. #BlackAugust https://t.co/R2XKYrjcsE
8/2
2020
#BlackAugust a time to remember our dedication to the fight for Black Lives. https://t.co/M6DjJ0vPOS
8/1
2020
We will continue to learn from you. Thank you, Rep Lewis. Thank you. https://t.co/jftYv8E4QO
7/30
2020
Patrisse Cullors (@OsopePatrisse) "spoke at the DNC's virtual party platform meeting yesterday with a searing messa… https://t.co/gVjkl1fDvU
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7/28
2020
The speech @OsopePatrisse gave to the DNC Platform Committee paid homage to the speech John Lewis prepared for the… https://t.co/XjUMvkHJcg
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7/27
2020
#SayHerName - we have to fight for Black girls with all the fight inside of us. We are with you Grace. https://t.co/ObfgglhWIu
7/22
2020
Happening today! We rise in solidarity with #BlackWorkers they are often hired last, fired first. Let’s… https://t.co/wLWbD6Fp6A
7/20
2020
Thank you for these words. Rest in power #JohnLewis https://t.co/S69Lt9YInx55 years ago today, we were beaten, tear gassed, and trampled by horses. I thought I saw death. I thought I was goi… https://t.co/nrSHibK3Nk
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterRest in power. https://t.co/baeZf8EcgnFor those of us who mourn John Lewis today, he would also want you to remember his friend Reverend C.T. Vivian. A f… https://t.co/ZWVLz9cBg6
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterRep John Lewis dedicated his entire life to service the freedom of Black people. Through non violent direct action,… https://t.co/1hxNC1mCe9
7/18
2020
D.C. continues to protest and yet the media has stopped covering it. Follow the team 👇🏾 https://t.co/sY8TdcyuCu
7/15
2020
@edkashi @TonisKitchen Thank you.7-year anniversary read on #BlackLivesMatter in @thelasentinel. I am forever indebted to my dearest sister-friend-… https://t.co/0iGLaKXX4F
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterToday, July 13th, is the 7 year anniversary of #BlackLivesMatter, born in #LosAngeles in direct response to the acq… https://t.co/K3MnLNwuCj
Retweeted by Black Lives Matter#BlackLivesMatter movement was founded July 13, 2013, 7 years ago as result of the acquittal of the person who shot… https://t.co/zmnxf4e4u6
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterTrayvon should still be alive. So should countless other Black people who have been murdered at the hands of police… https://t.co/jeAo2vArVf
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterSeven years ago today, George Zimmerman was acquitted. Channeling our anger with the system that denied Trayvon Ma… https://t.co/qtiFSOlXoa
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7/14
2020
7 years of fighting, growing, loving and winning. Everyday we have shown up for Black Lives and we will continue to… https://t.co/tR8Mz82GLj
7/13
2020
Every day we see posts, messages, & trolls who pretend to be about us and our mission. This is no mistake. We are j… https://t.co/N5n2yB6k7K
7/8
2020
Want to know more about our mission to #DefundPolice? BLM’s Managing Director Kailee Scales is here to help break i… https://t.co/vSYwlYSVSC
7/7
2020
Keep going. Keep changing the conversation, keep changing the world. #blacklivesmatter Black Lives Matter May Be th… https://t.co/wUScXt34c6
7/5
2020
What a wonderful tribute to @carlreiner and show of solidarity. We thank you. #blacklivesmatter https://t.co/xytUknAC4o
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterOn this week’s episode of What Matters, @Mysonne talks about his life, his new book, his commitment to the movement… https://t.co/Fjf8dFsCB1
7/3
2020
“The moment America currently finds itself in is predictable to those who’ve been paying attention the last decade.… https://t.co/Ub6nVypH7F
6/30
2020
Real transformation starts with reinvesting in our communities. Share our newest graphic to show people what it loo… https://t.co/4HphOZWLDi
6/29
2020
Pride was a riot. We honor our Black LGBTQ ancestors who stood against police brutality and discrimination by conti… https://t.co/rWKndT9WKE
6/28
2020
[WATCH] Today on #WhatMatters @BubbaWallace joins us to talk about his own journey as the sole full-time Black driv… https://t.co/TlqJv1uIeX
6/27
2020
We will not let attacks or misrepresentation stop our fight for justice and freedom, no matter what.… https://t.co/CUjxdBBWDu
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterAnother day, another myth debunked. Get the facts. #blacklivesmatter https://t.co/PPj42qyQvf
6/26
2020
Another hashtag, another heartbreak, another demand for justice. Say his name. #JusticeForElijahMcClainhttps://t.co/Vk0y3656ZNThe AP decision to capitalize the ‘B’ in Black is huge. It is part of a global shift in how we speak and think abou… https://t.co/Qin4bX0y1c
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterThis is long overdue and still not enough. We demand the officer who killed Breonna Taylor be held accountable for… https://t.co/NN5uPGn4JX
6/25
2020
Do #BlackLivesMatter in Kentucky? Cutting polling locations in majority Black counties raises the question. https://t.co/QwgqRJSHJx
6/24
2020
Change is coming and together, we have work to do. Watch and share @BlkLivesMatter newest video #BlackLivesMatterhttps://t.co/HtfHaAddy3
6/22
2020
Happy Juneteeth all weekend! “American Holiday” #JuneteenthDay @4NIKKOLAS for @Blklivesmatter https://t.co/2tfg0AtmxN
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterFreedom...Still Loading. #JuneteenthDay #juneteenth #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/qG3LSYt4Sz
6/20
2020
Justice would be for #RayshardBrooks to still be alive. Justice means dismantling a system that targets Black peopl… https://t.co/TEoGyuNjyJ
6/18
2020
Beautiful Young Queen, we should have honored you and protected you when you were still here because you deserved i… https://t.co/bnlgGsa3KP
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6/16
2020
TODAY AT 10AM! We got the hearing we demanded! #PeoplesBudgetLA is presenting to LA City Council... Panel featuring… https://t.co/avKd4kOdSh
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterUntil today, you could be fired for being LGBTQ in 26 states in America. The Supreme Court has ruled 6-3, not anymo… https://t.co/dziu4wtfTu
6/15
2020
“I’m sick and tired of being sick and tired.” — Fannie Lou Hamer Rest in power, #RayshardBrooks #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/8AHzFMLXS8A heartbreaker. Next week’s @NewYorker cover by the great @KadirNelson. https://t.co/SJ3FuaxIlf
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6/14
2020
Heartbroken over our sisters. 💔Rest in Power, Dominique “Rem’mie” Fells and Riah Milton. #SayTheirNameshttps://t.co/L0jGzEJ5uD
6/13
2020
Debunked conspiracy theories won’t stop us...we’ve got freedom and justice to win. #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/takavjJz3R
6/12
2020
Support for our movement is growing; Americans are waking up to the injustices that our communities have faced for… https://t.co/7CA3sNNA00
6/11
2020
You have changed us forever. Rest in paradise, King. We got this. #BlakeLivesMatter #GeorgeFloyd https://t.co/lWsyvlOQ4JICYMI: @BlkLivesMatter’s @KaileeScales on MSNBC yesterday: "Understand that young people are feeling powerful and t… https://t.co/c6o9BT1oRzArrest the cops who killed Breonna Taylor.
Retweeted by Black Lives Matter3 million students attend schools with cops, but no nurses.
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6/9
2020
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6/8
2020
DC spends over $500M on policing while the houseless population grows rapidly. DC is trying to build a new jail,the… https://t.co/P3SBVBwZ13
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6/7
2020
This is your reminder that DC Mayor Muriel Bowser is increasing the police budget by $19 million. Beautiful streets though.
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterWe turned on the night light for him so he dreams about #BlackLivesMatter Plaza https://t.co/1hrKnfaE4h
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6/6
2020
Happy 27th birthday, Breonna. We honor you today and always. Rest, now. #BreonnaTaylor #BlackLivesMatterhttps://t.co/mUgdTVDg6cWe need deep investment in education, employment programs, real, meaningful and equitable universal health care and… https://t.co/22TdCscvhx
Retweeted by Black Lives MatterRobert E. Lee statue in Richmond https://t.co/xENgsXXA3b
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6/5
2020
Today, at 3:45 p.m. ET we will be silent for 8 minutes, 46 seconds -- as Minneapolis gathers for #GeorgeFloyd memor… https://t.co/BpK3R4Av7g
6/4
2020
When people take to the streets and organize socially and politically, things change. Across the nation, people hav… https://t.co/PlgJ3oCKht
6/3
2020
We stand together with @Mvmnt4BlkLives. Overfunding the police leads to mass incarceration and a lack of resources… https://t.co/1O0wDAnnlG
6/2
2020
In order to move forward, we have to support, value and honor the contributions Black people have made in this coun… https://t.co/afoFWH3JK4
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6/1
2020
We call for an END to systemic racism that allows this culture of corruption to go unchecked and our lives to be ta… https://t.co/0Pi2k9jysNWe call for an END to the systemic racism that allows this culture of corruption to go unchecked and our lives to b… https://t.co/OdjZ0HzkGG
5/31
2020
We all need to protest, which takes many forms. Tomorrow night bring your rage, your love, your fire. Share images… https://t.co/1W2hCxGkPl
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5/30
2020

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