Black Lives Matter Movement Resources

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Black Lives Matter Protest 2020

Image source: "BLM Protest, Grand Rapids MI 5/30/20" by Aelin Elliott is licensed under CC BY 2.0

A special thanks to the librarians at Bellevue College whose Black Lives Matter research guide much of this content comes from.

Note: This guide was last updated by CD in April 2021. If you see errors, have questions, or suggestions for improvement, let us know by using the contact information on the "Get Help" page of this guide!

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This BLM guide is periodically being updated to keep up with breaking news 

In light of recent events, this guide is currently being updated with resources about the history of racism in the US, specifically more info on the history of slavery in the US, important events, and lives of influential people in the fight for racial equality.