The Counted has been recognized with a James Aronson award for social justice journalism

The Counted has been recognized with a James Aronson award for social justice journalism

feminism is: ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฟ=๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฟ
not:๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฟ>๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฟ
black lives matter is: ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฟ=๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผ
not:๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฟ>๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป

— Himo(@HimoKash) March 30, 2016

"TheBlack Lives Matter movement is global."

Canadian activists want justice after an officer-involved shooting. https://t.co/aGS9XwxHKq

— AJ+ (@ajplus) March 29, 2016

“being oppressed means the absence of choices” – bell hooks

“being oppressed means the absence of choices” – bell hooks

โ€œGunfire By The Police!” Disturbing Audio Released In Laquan McDonald Fatal Shooting

More details from the night of the Laquan McDonald shooting are slowly being released, including a audio to the dispatcher.

 

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#BlackLivesMatter Tweets 12.18

#BlackLivesMatter Tweets 12.18

BlackLivesMatter Activism Tweets 12.17

BlackLivesMatter Activism Tweets 12.17

#MarioWoods Tweets 12.14

#MarioWoods Tweets 12.14

#BlackLivesMatter #LaquanMcDonald Tweets 12.1

#BlackLivesMatter #LaquanMcDonald Tweets 12.1

Mercutio Southall

Mercutio Southallย (c. 1985- ), a Black Lives Matter protester, was beat up at a Donald Trump rally in Birmingham, Alabama on November 21st 2015.

 

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#BlackOnCampus

#BlackOnCampusย (2015) is a Twitter hashtag that went viral this week in the wake of protests against racism at US universities โ€“ Yale, Mizzou and, now, at Ithaca College. In all three cases, those in authority refused to face up to the racism at their universities.


Racism at universities is nothing new:
ย PWIs (Predominately White Institutions) haveย alwaysย been racist. First by not admitting Blacks at all, then by making them and other students of colour feel unwelcomed and unsafe, turning a blind eye to the racism they face, writing it off as โ€œisolated incidentsโ€, being โ€œoversensitiveโ€ and so on.


Black Twitter weighs in:

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