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#BlackLivesMatterUK @ukblm United Kingdom

Official page for #BlackLivesMatterUK A coalition of people from across the UK who believe deeply that #blacklivesmatter. IG: @ BLMUK

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Wise words from @LeasaLisa who was a panellist at last night’s screening. You can still catch the film for one last… https://t.co/zmNNqsqI6R
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8/5
2020
Join us on the 9th Anniversary of the August Riots of 2011 as we protest outside of #Tottenham police station to de… https://t.co/3SKnY6JkXK
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8/4
2020
Beautiful graphics by our visual note taker, Jae Tallawah, from Friday’s screening. You can still catch 1500 And… https://t.co/11jYhFWkat
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKUK Black Lives Matter stand in solidarity with the people of Tottenham. This Saturday at Tottenham Police Station… https://t.co/dFulog1S0e
8/3
2020
If you’re unaware how serious this is, pls watch 1500 & Counting, released online this week, after years work by… https://t.co/eusDa0DeF3
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKThe criminalisation of black British people is now at the point where our gold medalist athletes, cabinet ministers… https://t.co/Z6COaBHX9W
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKWe're featured in The @guardian today via our friend @afuahirsch ! Check us out online & in print:… https://t.co/jzM5O3qmka
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKCops with tasers are out of control. Tasers are disproportionately used against black people. Their usage is on t… https://t.co/ZCbId8M8cr
7/30
2020
Watch WAR’s new film immigrant women demanding protection and resources in #DABill, made jointly with @AfricanGr. P… https://t.co/JIjNlqx6Fk
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUK27 years ago today, police and immigration officers broke down Joy Gardner’s door, took her out of her bed, sat on… https://t.co/AkSMfCBc7Y
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKThe cover up of Joy Gardner’s brutal murder at the hands of British police and immigration officers on 28th July 19… https://t.co/E2sCRHCliv
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7/29
2020
Please sign and share: End Institutional Racism in the Family Courts #Justice4Alison https://t.co/sSo5dOlnTa
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKYou asked! We’ve delivered! You can now book your place at our virtual tour, kicking off on Mon 27th July. Screenin… https://t.co/Uw1Sy9KQlW
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKOur new website is live folks! Visit us at https://t.co/e2ibbgQywW #BlackLivesMatter #1500andcountingfilm https://t.co/ySJw1A3T3a
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKThe brassneck. She only dedicated her last years to fighting injustice because you treated her unjustly. I'm sure s… https://t.co/NOUEtOv8rq
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKPlease support funeral costs of Paulette Wilson.https://t.co/CBGUrqJWOi
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKPolice brutality must end Institutional racism must be defeated Join us for a rally outside the notorious Tottenh… https://t.co/h8hKWJeZeXUKBLM stands in solidarity with the Tottenham community. In the past six months racist police violence in Tottenham… https://t.co/S5LmzX4UmXIf you haven’t yet, go watch the documentary about Paulette https://t.co/GX9m6hvrcPRest in power Paulette Wilson, incredible Windrush generation campaigner, who was still fighting for the Windrush g… https://t.co/S2KhN2AbPx
7/24
2020
For those interested in knowing more about detention in the UK, watch this powerful documentary:… https://t.co/mzAHa1R2feBut instead of reverting back to being a prison, & recycling institutions that add no value to society, how about t… https://t.co/olzR8SfJI7This is HUGE news!! 👏🏿👏🏿👏🏿 And you know why it’s closing? Because detention centres are inhumane, they’re costly an… https://t.co/ocSDvRWiZH
7/23
2020
Anti-racists should be calling for the citizenship test to be scrapped not corrected! https://t.co/Cydhxli1I9
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKWe send our love and solidarity to the loved ones they left behind. As always, we will be there on Saturday 31st Oc… https://t.co/Pz5siGv2cVTheir deaths are a painful reminder of the violence meted out against our communities, and the fact that the police does not protect us.Today marks the anniversary of the deaths of Rashan Charles and Jean Charles de Menezes, both killed by the Met pol… https://t.co/VOq9MMy5awToday is the 15th anniversary of the state-sanctioned killing of Jean Charles de Menezes by Metropolitan Police fir… https://t.co/X9OD2DwpCB
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKRemembering #JeanCharlesdeMenezes today, gunned down by police at Stockwell tube 15 years ago today. 11 bullets fir… https://t.co/eu6gTAxmmY
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKThank you for everyone who has shared and donated so far! Long way to go but we will reach this goal🖤🤞🏾 Fund raise… https://t.co/CjGon3YUHp
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7/22
2020
Want to learn more about deaths in custody in the U.K.? Book your tix & join the Courageous Films team on their vir… https://t.co/Xaey8Uu4Gq
7/20
2020
Calling for support of these protestors and for charges to be dropped. Stop the criminalizing of defence and of pea… https://t.co/y9EJ9jDYd6BREAKING: A white man who murdered a Black 18-year-old at an Oakland BART station was sentenced to life in prison w… https://t.co/mrSfFuIsw3
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKYou don't have to be a fan of Diane Abbott or her politics, but anyone who thinks a black woman receiving HALF the… https://t.co/R8hhZWuECK
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKChicago police punched a young Black woman protester in the face last night and knocked her teeth out. I don’t want… https://t.co/WjDBXiHpgz
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKShielding + Covid-19 = no photography work for me since March and for the foreseeable future. Pls share this relie… https://t.co/e3XK1e5ofr
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKCornelius Fredericks died after 3 men sat on his chest for over 10 minutes, all because he playfully threw a sandwi… https://t.co/UvS4jzboNa
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUK**UPDATE**: the other two are at 55 Division https://t.co/gHZkTsGWuZ
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKUPDATE: 2 out of 3 of our comrades have been released. We will not move until they are all safe! #FreeThemNow #FreeThemAll
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKThe U.K. is watching 👀 #FreeThemNow #FreeThemAll https://t.co/vUebB8VfsjOur family in Toronto #WeWillWin https://t.co/OW0dzsUhi6Ever wanted to know how much the police are costing taxpayers in your town? We're on it. Some tidbits: Canadians s… https://t.co/mQGtmJeJGZ
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUK‘More police officers of colour doesn’t change anything’ @ChantayyJayy went in 👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾 #HasBritainChanged https://t.co/fgQtYbyCui
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKContent warning: video of police violence. This is gut-wrenching & unbelievably violent. The @metpoliceuk and the e… https://t.co/g4nKqw5Cx1
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7/19
2020
Do not get lost in a sea of despair. Do not become bitter or hostile. Be hopeful, be optimistic. Never, ever be afr… https://t.co/57VJDs73wv
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKSolidarity with the strikers because there is no racial justice without economic justice! Join the call tomorrow 7p… https://t.co/Vv2BBRnQOqWE STILL CANT BREATHE #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/wMxyW5r7HC
7/18
2020
Please please share this. You don't know who might need it https://t.co/EHfMj9tb9s
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUK☄TAKE ACTION NOW TO STOP PRISON EXPANSION🔥 The government has introduced "Project Speed" to accelerate the mass i… https://t.co/6NNQapNdVS
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKPlease sign and share our letter demanding that the Prison Estate Transformation Programme (PETP) – which would see… https://t.co/JVutc4lDYG
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7/17
2020
My partner and I were just discussing how a lot of Black people don't have the education around anti-Semitism to fu… https://t.co/hs7cztl9MQ
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKWe’re working with @JacarandaBooks and @audibleuk to host a monthly audiobook club! We have some brilliant titles l… https://t.co/HlOg7Z4h0y
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKWe’re £644 away from £10k! 🙌🏿 Please keep sharing and donate if you can. #supportblacklgbtqcreativesfund #azmaguk https://t.co/BkjNjvShQ8
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKPlease help save this iconic building serving its community! It’d be a shame to allow Covid to claim this space. Pl… https://t.co/oWUgcfKgRK
7/16
2020
❗️KNOW YOUR RIGHTS❗️ Join us on Saturday from 2-3pm to chat about your legal rights at protests and when you’re ou… https://t.co/WkQUR7ni9g
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUK* arrested &/or facing prosecution📢 If you were arrested (or know anyone arrested) on a recent BLM protest contact @haltACAB. They provide on-going s… https://t.co/PCqd8KMqsR
7/14
2020
The amazing @AkwaabaHackney are looking for a space to use on Sundays in East London for their social centre. Can a… https://t.co/LQKIluvwle📣CALL OUT📣 Akwaaba needs your help! From 26th July we will need a NEW venue to operate our Sunday social centre (re… https://t.co/S6WJqPW1ei
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKChristopher was 13 when his body was found in the River Cynon in Rhondda Cynon Taff, south Wales, last year. He'd… https://t.co/GKXxtXFHij
7/13
2020
Prison abolition starts with the abolition of school exclusions. Partly because keeping more kids in schools means… https://t.co/mY9pMdgxhF
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKFor those who scratch their heads and ask: what can be done about violence between young people? We have some ideas… https://t.co/obPOGx7t7L
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKReview fatigue. A long line of reviews that have looked at racism in criminal justice system. If we examined all th… https://t.co/jNdtiauvCT
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKDon't refer to Chris Grayling as 'accident prone'. As Justice Secretary, he took away legal aid from millions, bann… https://t.co/WjBFyXwbFP
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKAt last, a public inquiry into whether the sky is blue. About time. https://t.co/IMoRj89W7L
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7/12
2020
TW: Difficult to watch it’s the UK. So whilst this is happening 100’s of people are breaking social distancing rule… https://t.co/XYuDaWDY3K
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKSupport Black creatives. Don’t just support us during the times we are not alive to know about it. We have our own… https://t.co/39WTEDh3Px
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7/11
2020
🗣️LET’S SHOW UP FOR BLACK SURVIVORS 1. Share widely & donate (if you can) to save the premises for @Sistah_Spacehttps://t.co/3HF26g5Qz2Absolutely the right message from @thangamMP. The LRU believes that instead of bunging cash to wealthy landlords,… https://t.co/b1WmkKYE14
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7/10
2020
@ukblm @UKblm, please amplify our petition and join us in demanding @britishmuseum return ALL the looted blood trea… https://t.co/youLiJBJiA
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKStatement reflecting on the last few days, especially. We’ll have more updates by August 4th 🙏🏾 https://t.co/peJgkXvOXV
7/9
2020
Ordering this now. It sounds amazing. Contains pieces by @thebrownhijabi @Lowkey0nline and @aamer_rahman https://t.co/JXE1gJJTBD
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKSolidarity today in Southall. Please support @tudorrosevenue https://t.co/7ibUGkDrKrBeautiful socially distanced rally in support of Tudor Rose in Southall, the only black owned and black run music v… https://t.co/bzhvFM1yxkA powerful film on Joint Enterprise, where defendants can be found ‘guilty by association’ for crimes they did not… https://t.co/f8JZJQRESe
7/8
2020
2/ SHOW UP on October 31st. And bring your fam too. This year's march needs to be the biggest London has ever seen.… https://t.co/EtnuRlorcOWe have been working with the @UFFCampaign for years both publically and behind the scenes and will continue to do… https://t.co/ehE5vqLFlVAlmost 3 years ago we made this video with @UFFCampaign The only change that's occured since is new names being add… https://t.co/FO3rW52ybfDRUMROLL PLEASE: 🥁🥁🥁 TODAY IS A BIG DAY! We present to you our 2nd PODCAST: UNITY. In it we present our… https://t.co/xMGFDse3ce
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUK📢📢📢📢📢 https://t.co/4e2m7OQMFeTomorrow we want the Chancellor to put #ChildrenAtTheHeart of the #Covid19 recovery and: - lift the two-child limit… https://t.co/GxEURP9pMP
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUK..... London-born twins face deportation to different countries https://t.co/GuBgLYogAW
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUK📢 This FRIDAY at Hackney Town Hall 5pm 📢 Join the fight to save @Sistah_Space , one of the last remaining Black… https://t.co/W4cYraRxuZ
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKToday we are launching a campaign to produce and publish a comprehensive report on the policing of… https://t.co/wPrTIc66CY
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKYour early afternoon reminder. https://t.co/utZdhXIAjI
7/7
2020
Protest supporting black women on Friday 10 July. Please support this vital initiative supporting black survivors.… https://t.co/JNexfqPWKkBun gentrification. Support black communities https://t.co/86vStTutdC
7/6
2020
Abolish the police. Abolish prisons and the PIC. Abolish capitalism. Abolish patriarchy. Abolish imperialism. Unfol… https://t.co/CQL5AnP0oN
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7/5
2020
CALL-OUT: Investigating Policing of #BlackLivesMatter protests in Britain | via ⁦@netpol⁩ https://t.co/VHuQvepl3L
7/4
2020
Jords - Black & Ready. A beautiful soundtrack to our struggle https://t.co/UcOJfoUrvd via @JordsOnlinePlease support this amazing space for Black decolonial education 👇🏽👇🏾 https://t.co/gBTd38MP67Join us this Wednesday 8th July for a peaceful protest to save the Iconic Tudor Rose Venue- The only Black owned bu… https://t.co/hXTj93NPDe
Retweeted by #BlackLivesMatterUKPlease support #justiceforchristopher - the case of a young black boy who died in Wales. We remain over policed a… https://t.co/LfsQWaRzcIFor more detail on how this can be done, please see https://t.co/tgKxLODMDdDefunding the police must including abolition of Prevent https://t.co/oJOxACwDOrTudor Rose is the ONLY black-owned music and events venue in Southall. Now, it’s faces closure due to “regeneration… https://t.co/hHAZTbES38
7/3
2020
Our vision for a world in which police and prisons are obscelete is more than resistance to racism, it is a recogni… https://t.co/bBQY9CysP8The man who bought and sold human beings for profit is put on a pedestal. The man who removes his likeness from tha… https://t.co/vsvb5o9kxJ
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7/2
2020

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