Who Owns Denver’s Black Lives Matter Movement?

Date Published: 7/6/2020


Resource Link: https://www.5280.com/2020/07/who-owns-denvers-black-lives-matter-movement/

Summary: The author engages in an introspection discussion surrounding the Black Lives Matter Movement and how its mission is interpreted by a primarily white community (Denver). The author reflects on her experience attending primarily white BLM protests as a biracial woman and encourages allies to be mindful of their role and engagement in direct action BLM events.

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As a white ally or accomplice, consider whether you are listening to, following and helping to amplify black voices.