The Red, Black & Green New Deal and the Movement for Black Lives are in solidarity with the Gulf South as they survive, recover, and rebuild from Hurricane Ida.

Hurricane Ida is a sobering reminder that the climate crisis is not coming—it is here. Ida made landfall on August 29th, the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina; it unleashed unrelenting wind, rain, and flooding across the Gulf South, including Louisiana, Alabama, and Mississippi.

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Robert Moses, Civil Rights Leader, grassroots organizer, MacArthur Genius recipient, and crusader for voting and education rights died on Sunday, July 25th.

The Movement for Black Lives commemorates his life, works, and legacy of Black resistance and self-determination and offers condolences to his family.

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The Movement for Black Lives is in solidarity with the Cuban people and the spirit of the Cuban revolution

We are in solidarity with Black Cubans in particular, who throughout history have played a critical role in advancing liberation. In addition, we believe it is critical that we understand the protests that have rocked Cuba this week in historical context.

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Justice Tastes Better Than Complicity: Ben & Jerry’s must now end all business with apartheid Israel

WASHINGTON, DC, July 21, 2021—Thanks to the impact of growing grassroots movements supporting Palestinian rights, Ben & Jerry’s has announced their decision to stop selling ice cream in illegal Israeli Jewish-only settlements on stolen Palestinian land, and the company will not renew its agreement with its Israeli licensee when it expires in December 2022.

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MOVEMENT FOR BLACK LIVES RESPONDS TO BIDEN’S PLAN TO ALLOW CITIES TO USE FEDERAL STIMULUS MONEY TO INCREASE FUNDING FOR POLICE DEPARTMENTS

Today, President Joe Biden and Attorney General Merrick Garland announced a plan to reduce crime and gun violence by allowing $350 billion in federal stimulus money to be used to fund police departments in areas that have seen an increase in crime.

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END U.S. COMPLICITY IN ISRAEL’S ABUSES OF PALESTINIANS

As a movement committed to the notion of freedom and justice for all, we feel compelled to address the atrocities currently occurring in Palestine. The Movement for Black Lives condemns the deadly, racist attacks against the Palestinian people by the Israeli state.

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MOVEMENT FOR BLACK LIVES RESPONDS TO BIDEN’S ADDRESS TO CONGRESS

As President Biden marks 100 days in office, the Movement for Black Lives Calls on Biden and Congress to pass The BREATHE Act

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True Justice For George Floyd Will Come From Investing In Black People And Defunding The Police Not The Unjust Criminal Legal System

Today, a jury returned a GUILTY verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the police officer who killed George Floyd.

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The Movement For Black Lives Stands With South Africans Protesting Structural Inequality

The Movement for Black Lives stands in solidarity with the young people of South Africa who are under attack as they demand an end to inequality and police violence.

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M4BL Statement on Anti-Asian Violence

The Movement for Black Lives condemns anti-Asian violence happening across the U.S. in recent months.

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Movement for Black Lives Stands in Solidarity with the People of Ethiopia & Across the Region

The political struggles in Ethiopia and Eritrea are longstanding and complex.

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When We Build Power

Today, as we celebrated our electoral victory in Georgia and began ushering in a change in leadership, the Capitol was attacked by white supremacists emboldened by Trump’s desperation to retain power.

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Human Rights

Human Rights for Black People: A Movement For Black Lives, Black Lives Matter and Coalizão Negra Por Direitos Manifesto

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The People Did That

Black people did that. We defeated Trump. Now it’s time to celebrate while letting folks know #TheWorkisNotDone. Thank you for being part of the movement and organizing and building power towards this win.

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Election Statement

Today has been a long one. And because of the conditions faced by Black people in the last four years, we knew this election season would be crucial to the overall vision we have for building Black power.

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#EndSars

The Movement for Black Lives stands in solidarity with the people of Nigeria who are under attack as they protest the violence and brutality inflicted by Nigeria’s Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and the Nigerian police.

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M4BL Breonna Taylor Statement

Movement for black lives statement on the announcement in the killing of breonna taylor

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