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Where do I donate? Why is the uprising violent? Should I go protest?

"...And other commonly asked questions by white and/or privileged people, answered by other white and/or privileged people*"

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A Timeline of Events That Led to the 2020 'Fed Up'-rising

"Without the proper context, it is impossible to understand the mushroom cloud of uprisings that are exploding across the country in the wake of the deaths of George Floyd, Breanna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and countless others."

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Learn

How can I educate myself to be anti-racist?

Media

What are some visual pieces to help my understanding and reading?

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"Combining archival footage with testimony from activists and scholars, director Ava DuVernay's examination of the U.S. prison system looks at how the country's history of racial inequality drives the high rate of incarceration in America."

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DONATE

How can I financially help?

STREAM TO DONATE: how to help with no money or leaving your house.

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Black Visions Collective

Black, trans, and queer-led organization committed to dismantling systems of oppression and violence, and shifting the public narrative to create transformative, long-term change.

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Act

How can I contribute to change?

Justice for Breonna Taylor

A division of the Louisville Police Department performed an illegal, unannounced drug raid on Breonna Taylor's home. Not a single officer announced themselves before ramming down her door and firing 22 shots, shooting Taylor 8 times, killing her.

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Letters for Black Lives

An open-letter project that aims at creating a space for open and honest conversations regarding the importance of Black Lives Matter, Anti-Racism, Racial Justice, Police Violence, and Anti-Blackness in our families and communities.

Letters for Black Lives Read here

Protests

How can I show up?

Safety Tips for Protesting

Tips include handling bullet wounds, fractures, tear gas, protective gear, etc.

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Protest Rights

Details a protester's free speech rights and what to do if stopped for questioning or law enforcement.

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