Black Lives Matter

Celebrating Black Music Month With Revolutionary Songs in 2020

For years, protest music has been a part of Black history, and some have become major hits that have hit Billboard charts. For the black community, it means more than a place on the charts, but it represents how we collectively feel.
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Starbucks Reverses Course, Will Let Employees Wear Black Lives Matter Apparel

Starbucks on Friday said it would allow baristas to wear “Black Lives Matter” shirts and accessories, amid growing backlash over an internal bulletin that said letting employees do so would violate company policy.
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Baby Names Website Changes Homepage to Honor Black Lives Lost to Violence

When you visit the homepage of Babynames.com, you won’t see the usual baby name trends and meanings. Instead, you’ll see a black box with the names of black Americans killed by police, or, in a few cases, civilians.
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Netflix Launches ‘Black Lives Matter’ Collection of Movies and Shows

Netflix is launching a ‘Black Lives Matter’ collection that will highlight movies, shows and documentaries about the experience of black Americans.
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Teachers Reach Out for Help to Get Books by Black Authors in Classroom

While watching the protests across the country after the death of George Floyd, one teacher wanted to take this opportunity to educate her classroom.
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'Black Lives Matter' to Be Painted on Five NYC Streets

New York City will follow in Washington D.C.’s footsteps by painting “Black Lives Matter” on one street in each of the five boroughs, Mayor Bill de Blasio said.
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Kendall Jenner Speaks Out on ‘Photoshopped’ Black Lives Matter Protest Photo

Kendall Jenner has spoken out about an allegedly altered photo of herself that has gained attention on social media. The image made it look as if she was at protest holding up a Black Lives Matter sign.
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Couple Gets Engaged in the Middle of Black Lives Matter Protest

While demonstrating in the streets for racial justice, one couple paused to take in the power of love. At a Black Lives Matter rally in Raleigh, North Carolina, Xavier Young became motivated to pop the question to his girlfriend, Marjorie Alston.
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Sea Of Black Lives Matter Protesters March Across the Golden Gate Bridge

A huge crowd protestors has descended on San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge to decry police brutality in the wake of George Floyd’s death at the knee of law enforcement. See the photos and watch the videos now.
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30,000 Gather for Chicago Justice Rally and March: 'All Lives Cannot Matter Until Black Lives Matter'

Several thousand protesters gathered in Union Park on Chicago’s Near West Side before taking to the streets in a march that stretched for blocks.
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