Black Lives Matter Or Blm Essays

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Black Lives Matter
Black Lives Matter or BLM is an international movement originated through the African Americans community. BLM was a movement to stop violence against African Americans. The founder of this group was a young lady named Alicia Garza. Many protests and rally’s took in result in the killing of several innocent African Americans. The Black lives matter began in the year 2013 with the hash tag or phrase known as #BlackLivesMatter. This protest became nationally recognized following the deaths of two African Americans in 2014. These men were Michael Brown and Eric Garner. Several other African American were also killed after these two men.
This research on the Black Lives Matter was conducted through the web using several websites, databases, and resources. A casual interview or talk was also conducted with a classmate who happened to be an African American. In this interview questions such as what their opinions were about this protest, the treatment African Americans were receiving, and the suffering they went through. They happened to support the Black Lives Movement and were against the brutal treatment some of the African Americans were going through in which many were killed. This person being interviewed also had family, friends and family who were a part of this organization in Canada.
This movement was an activist movement in which members of this group were actively protesting on the streets and elsewhere to fight for what they wanted. They…

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