Black Lives Matter:
The Resources

It’s Abisola here. I thought it might be helpful for there to be permanent space where all of the videos, links & general information I’ve been posting or that I think are helpful could live. Please explore, learn & ensure your support for the Black Community is relentless. 🙏🏾

Black Lives Matter – UK Resources
https://docs.google.com/document/d/10iIz_pFB8DzPkwddc8dcmJdJ0ZMITfTs7lvs4uyusZk

 

Black Lives Matter – a collection of resources by Nico of @dehyedration & An Vu of @anoffvu. Ways you can help, stay informed & act.
https://blacklivesmatters.carrd.co

 

BFI’s Collection on Black Lives. Portraits of public and private lives against the shifting social climate of 20th century Britain.
https://player.bfi.org.uk/free/collection/black-lives

 

Why I’m no longer talking to white people about race by Reni Eddo-Lodge (the original blog post).
http://renieddolodge.co.uk/why-im-no-longer-talking-to-white-people-about-race/

 

A video on “Black history facts, you might not have known about”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mo52UnqCxC4

 

A TED talk on The Dangers of Whitewashing Black History by David Ikard
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bb04xj7LS34&t

 

Lecture in Progress. A list of recommended resources for supporting the Black Lives Matter movement
https://lectureinprogress.com/journal/resources-for-supporting-black-lives-matter-movement

 

Who Was Emmett Till? Find out the facts around 14 year old Emmett Tills death and how he was lynched in Mississippi in 1955, after being accused of offending a white woman
https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-death-of-emmett-till

 

African American History. Learn about the African American experience through the arts — and discover the contributions of African Americans to the history and culture of the United States.
https://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/themes/african-american-history

 

#theshowmustbepaused – uk edition. A music industry initiative aimed at engaging with the black community & having vital conversations that will lead to real change. They have provided a wealth of links to facilitate further learning
https://linktr.ee/TheShowMustBePausedUK 

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