#BlackLivesMatter Resources


First, check in with your Black friend, colleagues and neighbors in your community. Show them that you are in solidarity with them and break the silence about racism in America.

Support Oakland's Black Owned Businesses repair damages due to protesting/lootingdonate here 

Sign Petitions for Justice for Breonna TaylorJustice for George Floyd

Donate to the National Lawyers Guild-Mass Defense Fund -  Your donation will help provide legal support for political activist, protesters, and movements for social change. 

Donate to The NAACP Legal Defense Fund - Donations to this legal organization go toward helping "win landmark legal battles, protect voters across the nation, and advance the cause of racial justice, equality, and an inclusive society."

Mark your calendar for July 7th it’s #BlackOutDay2020 - "This is a call to action! We need one day of solidarity in American when not one black person in America spends a dollar. This includes Africans, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, Hispanics... ALL people of color. Together we have 3.9 trillion dollars in economic spending power. That's $10,684,931,506.80 it's going to cost per day next time a person of color gets shot! Spread the word and let's show REAL action that they fear!!"


Educational Links: 

Trevor Noah Breaks it Down - worthwhile 18 mins

5 Ways white ppl can take action NOW

Know your rights for Protesting

Black Lives Matter Meditations

Anit Racism Resource Document

Pressure Corporations to stock black businesses/products - 15% Pledge

Why we need to call out casual racism


Women to Learn from & financially support financially: 

Rachel Cargle

ShiShi Rose

Layla Saad  

Bree Newsome Bass

Girl Trek - walking with purpose:


Audre Lourde: