AMP Blog: black lives matter

Stop Killing Black People

This is a round-up of things we can do, however small, in these times of hopelessness, knowing no single thing will ever be enough.

The Black Lives Matter Movement Convenes at AMC2015

At the 2015 Allied media Conference, the Black Lives Matter movement was in full focus and force as organizers convened their first-ever national network gathering on Thursday, June 18.

On Black vision and turning points

Elder Detroit activists in this Black, resilient city taught me that a crisis can be a turning point. This is a turning point – that much is clear. Many of us have never in our lives seen or been a part of such an unrelenting wave of outcry, of action, and of conversation that gets to the heart of racial justice in this country.