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#BlackLivesMatter-LA @BLMLA Los Angeles, California

Official Twitter for #BlackLivesMatter-Los Angeles, the first chapter of the #BlackLivesMatter global network. Follow for updates on LA organizing and actions.

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My public comment at @lapdcommission today. Silliness of the song aside, the anti-Black racism inherent to policin… https://t.co/mDlsvcOkB1
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LASo on this mornings BOS meeting, Sheriff Villanueva shifted his lack of transparency and accountability to the Insp… https://t.co/AcwtWjvlNl
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LABased on LAPD’s own data: “734 complaints of bias policing and 0 sustained for 2019....But it’s worse...Since 2010… https://t.co/GWlRdAzVmvIf you’re not listening YOU MKSSED A CLASSIC! @AdamOfTheSmiths just did a full 3 minutes as a song with the chorus:… https://t.co/HU4CzBDXgW52% of the complaints of racial bias v. LAPD were filed by Black men. After investigating themselves, LAPD found a… https://t.co/9sYJ2L5rj4“There is racial bias in LAPD...period.” -Paula Minor #BlackLivesMatterChief Moore just presented that LAPD’s murderous record of 7 killed-by-cops so far this year is a victory. #LAPCFails @LAPCFailsHow contemporary colonialism works... First they block...and then when they can resist no longer...they appropriate… https://t.co/gEF8NzAhyMLet’s be clear... #BlackLivesMatter #PeoplesBudgetLA @LACANetwork @stoplapdspying, community organizers and THE PEO… https://t.co/EmUcsklFyy2 important meetings RIGHT NOW: 1. LA Police Commission may rubberstamp LAPD’s claim that 0/734 racial bias compla… https://t.co/2mEC0lUTA8Be sure to join us in Boyle Heights 5:00 pm Nov 4th to demand a people's mandate. #CommunityControlOfPolice #CPAC https://t.co/5lNh9IdPI8
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAI know we’re focused on the election and #JackieLaceyMustGo, but after we vote her out on November 3rd, let’s be su… https://t.co/iGRj5GEnlx
10/27
2020
a dope CA voter guide from @BLMLA. this + vote j*ckie l*cey the hell out! https://t.co/aKac28vNnO
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAMeasure J means mental health care, homes people can afford, and good jobs for L.A. County. It means care, not ma… https://t.co/2zmHERyUVb
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10/26
2020
Black Studies literally saved my life. #EthnicStudies also saves the lives of many of my students. Grateful for the… https://t.co/bQXcgWPFWk
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10/25
2020
We’ve been chanting #JackieLaceyMustGo for years. Consistent weekly protests since 10/25/17 at the call of… https://t.co/Odx75JjHHJNext caller is with @BLMLA. "For my entire life traffic stops have been a frightening experience." Caller points ou… https://t.co/OAFCqJK4bo
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAIf Trump wins again, there is nothing he can say to me on his Inauguration Day 🤮 Also, this is a stupid question… https://t.co/dxgC4BOtDwIs this the window Trump is talking about? #blacklivesmatter #presidentialdebate https://t.co/cSekIGb1bUWe’re in the TREEELIONS, ya’ll! #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatter“AOC + 3” how long did it take for Trump to come up with that? Reply with your best guess 😂 #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterWell, they sure moved on from that "Race Question" quickly. #presidentialdebate #debate #Debates2020 😅😂 #WhatMatters2020 @BLMLA
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LA“We had a republican Congress” *attempted mic drop* *picks it back up* “That’s the answer” 😂😂😂 oh okay #blacklivesmatter #presidentialdebateWhere was the treatment during the crack epidemic?!#presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterWatch out! Lightening is about to strike! Trump just said he’s the least racist person in the room. Laaaawwddd.… https://t.co/lA9t8Kv7ilNEWSFLASH: Biden & Trump are white supremacists. #blacklivesmatter #presidentialdebate https://t.co/9xAInAF9UW#AbolishICE #AbolishPolice #blacklivesmatter #presidentialdebateBetter opportunities and #DefundThePolice #blacklivesmatter #presidentialdebateThat “someone” is the police, Joe. The police may shoot you. Name it!!! #Fvck12 #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterBiden likes talking about what he did with President Obama... let’s see how he answers for this #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterAnswer the question!!! How will you reunite these families?! HOWWWW?! #blacklivesmatter #presidentialdebateI volunteer to be moderator. #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterNow we’re in the “beelions and beelions of dollars” #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterTrump just said Kamala Harris is more liberal than Bernie Sanders. https://t.co/QXgR69rgEi"What I'm gonna do is pass #Obamacare with a public option. It'll become #BidenCare." -@JoeBiden on his plan to app… https://t.co/7Py74Nma86
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LA“I still have a few more minutes. I know you’re getting anxious” -Biden😂 that was a good one #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterFree healthcare for all. That’s it! #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterWait did I hear a mute?! 😂 #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterMUTE HIS MIC. Wth?! #preseidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterIon like the way Biden says “THUG”. #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatterWhen is this going to get good? #presidentialdebate #blacklivesmatter https://t.co/PgSURdPo0KIf I hear about Biden’s family one more time and if Biden says “Not true” one more time, I’m going to scream.… https://t.co/rRpMC6IO1c“Meelions and meelions of dollars” 😂 #PresidentialDebate #BlackLivesMatterHAPPENING NOW! Let’s watch the debate, talk crap, and do a post-mortem with @DocMellyMel @wendygsmooth & @_rahje.… https://t.co/HRUJl78rmhDid Trump say horrible emails? We’re back on emails? 🥴 #PresidentialDebate #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/2hKXq9pJgp“Americans don’t panic, he panicked” -Joe Biden 😂 Everybody hoarded tissue and Lysol. Sir that’s a lie. Americans p… https://t.co/EWNb53oV9o"It's not my fault it came here. It's China's fault!" -Trump on #coronavirus ...and he wonders why he's called xen… https://t.co/XkRvePxtA1
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LA"No, we're not gonna shut down. We have to open our schools." -Trump on #coronavirus #PresidentialDebate2020
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LATune in to https://t.co/JHwELJynuP. We’re streaming the debate and talking about it right after! #WhatMatters2020 #BlackLivesMatter
10/23
2020
**NEW** time for this week’s This is Not a Drill. Join us LIVE on Facebook In this crucial period, we must VOTE AND… https://t.co/aFWfGz8lpu
10/22
2020
Our own @DocMellyMel talking about our VOTER GUIDE #YesOnJ #YesOn16 #YesOn17 #NoOn25 RIGHT NOW with Sister… https://t.co/82e0u4EJAoBlack Lives Matter-LA @BLMLA, with 138,000 followers and 7 year record of fighting for justice says Vote No on… https://t.co/PENd2HG8uJ
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LACDC: Almost all children who died from COVID-19 were Hispanic or Black - Business Insider https://t.co/5A19VeANV3
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10/21
2020
Just posted a photo https://t.co/bB8MxoJuh5Apparently...in Los Angeles... #LAPCFails couldn’t find a Spanish language translator and, instead, is having the B… https://t.co/ItGoas4LT4“This seems racist...I want the police to pay for what they did to my son.” -father of #AlexFlores @LAPCFails #LAPCFails“I feel destroyed.” -mother of #AlexFlores speaking of his murder by LAPD. #LAPCFails @LAPCFails“My son was a human being not an animal to be shot so many times.” -mother of #AlexFlores @LAPCFails #LAPCFails“Clearly this was another racist murder BY LAPD of my brother, #AlexFlores.” -Amanda Flores @LAPCFails #LAPCFailsLAPD refused to return the calls of #AlexFlores family after they killed him. @LAPCFails #LAPCFailsSister of #AlexFlores speaking now to LA Police Commission. Heartbreaking and outrageous how Alex’s mental health… https://t.co/uzBGEW6ulrSo far this year LAPD has shot 24 people, killing 7, including #KennethCarr who was murdered on Thursday night. #LAPCFails @LAPCFailsChief’s report on diversity & inclusion happening now... Demonstrates that cops of any race can be complicit in vio… https://t.co/1muIqwLkRnThis morning, LA Police Commission President Eileen Decker reiterated that members of the public (whom they are sup… https://t.co/49HsamMMrfPolice shot a brother’s eye out and hospitalized at least 2 others during #Lakers celebration, but blaming the publ… https://t.co/dvjouKb5VwHAPPENING NOW! Watch as LAPD claims that of nearly 750 community claims of racial bias committed by officers in the… https://t.co/cI9EJdqQ28Join in for this long over due conversation with my cherished sistah-scholar friend ⁦@DocMellyMel⁩ moderated & hos… https://t.co/XrcwHaJn88
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAHey @mhdcd8, the family of Alex Flores, who was murdered by LAPD in CD9, want to address the @lapdcommission tmw be… https://t.co/dFlFKLB4d6
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAThis is what defunding the police is. https://t.co/ZUoK4gCxS3
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LA @SteveDucey @davidryu Thanks for catching that.#PeoplesBudgetLA’s survey of 25k Angelenos shows that we want housing, healthcare, and resources for our people. Th… https://t.co/cxLcfGO6Tp
10/20
2020
#YesOnJ PHONEBANK TONIGHT The power of the people is stronger than police associations and their money. Measure J… https://t.co/YMCOvCSldSDon’t forget about this tonight at 530! Join us @BLMLA @reimagine_la in phone banking for justice and transformat… https://t.co/mAXPKIAMKj
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LACome celebrate this Dodgers win by phone banking with us @BLMLA @reimagine_la tomorrow at 530 pm for #YesOnJ! https://t.co/QiBXZY71eg
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAPlease support the son of #WakieshaWilson as he moves into young adulthood and towards college. Wakiesha was kille… https://t.co/5cUs4S0xGx
10/19
2020
We continue to celebrate ALL Black women. And as we all journey towards November 3rd, let’s remember that Black wom… https://t.co/5lrSZmyfQb
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LALast night #BlackLivesMatter joined the family and friends of #FrederickWilliams. Fred-Fred was just 25-year-old, u… https://t.co/iBz8fP6vuUNow: Family, friends and community gather with @BLMLA to mourn the shooting of #FrederickWilliams by @LASDHQ last n… https://t.co/U9VhBRGjQr
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10/18
2020
Yesterday LA County Sheriffs murdered another young Black man, just blocks from where they killed #RyanTwyman,… https://t.co/CJgEODRiqv"People think that they’re just taking down your information so they can know who you are. But no, they’re taking y… https://t.co/r73wkccITx
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LASeven protestors were arrested Wednesday night for standing up against police violence in the aftermath of the murd… https://t.co/QmOvjquQi3On Wednesday law enforcement shot 3 people...two of them died. Today a third Black male...reportedly a 17-year-old.… https://t.co/sMkuQa758WSheriffs killed another Black man. https://t.co/46VEqONC79
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LA.@BLMLA is live talking about LA County Measure J with all an all star group of leaders 🌟 "This is a reclaiming of… https://t.co/Jeh4gaS82t
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAJoin @BLMLA in voting @noonprop25ca ! “If passed, it will end cash bail & subject defendants to racial profiling b… https://t.co/RWQi7IHXUJ
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAJoin @BLMLA in voting #NOon25 ! “If passed, it will end cash bail & subject defendants to racial profiling by repl… https://t.co/z5JSgBh1QJ
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAIf you know anything about @BLMLA you know they don’t take policy positions lightly. They’re a #NoOn25 Check out th… https://t.co/BndvvGJfeY
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAIf you know anything about @BLMLA you know they don’t take policy positions lightly. They’re a #NoOn25 Check out th… https://t.co/KW4GfenhR7
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAJoin @BLMLA in voting #NOon25 ! “If passed, it will end cash bail & subject defendants to racial profiling by repl… https://t.co/W4ew9r57QS
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAIf you know anything about @BLMLA you know they don’t take policy positions lightly. They’re a #NoOn25 Check out th… https://t.co/XZtGSbHlpB
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAIf you know anything about @BLMLA you know they don’t take policy positions lightly. They’re a #NoOn25 Check out th… https://t.co/yuaIBo2rvj
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAWant a Challenge Coin from the “elite” Metro Division of the LAPD, who racially profiles, brutalizes and kills Ange… https://t.co/3jIegZkIg5
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LADavid Ryu is also attempting to use Nithya's support of the #PeoplesBudgetLA against her, despite the fact that Dav… https://t.co/RkVYX0T8L3
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LA#JackieLaceyMustGo and march to the polls with @BLMLA on Wednesday https://t.co/BtGp8CbhqF
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10/17
2020
If you know anything about @BLMLA you know they don’t take policy positions lightly. They’re a #NoOn25 Check out th… https://t.co/wY9DI1el9G
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAIf you know anything about @BLMLA you know they don’t take policy positions lightly. They’re a #NoOn25 Check out th… https://t.co/5ucG6QKjT3
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAJoin @BLMLA in supporting #NOon25 ! “If passed, it will end cash bail & subject defendants to racial profiling by… https://t.co/62xdJBFueK
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LA‼️ Black students made up only 5.4% of UCLA's undergraduate population in 2018, but were 30% of the LA County jail… https://t.co/nNpA4YrlEx
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LAIf you believe we need to stop pretrial racism and mass incarceration, join us along with @OsopePatrisse,… https://t.co/IyXLh53ebD
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatter-LALacey, on any regrets about her handling of police killings: “I do wish I had spent more time with @BLMLA just tryi… https://t.co/bodUJULM5f
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10/16
2020

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