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Thousands of people have joined together around the globe to protest the death of George Floyd. George died on Memorial Day in Minneapolis after police officer Derek Chauvin lodged his knee in George’s neck for nearly nine minutes.
There are a number of ways to support the Black Lives Matter movement and support the fight against racial inequality.
Black Lives Matter is the national movement that builds power to bring justice to Black people around the world.
DONATE TO BLACK LIVES MATTER
Black Lives Matter
Support the ongoing fight to end violence, liberate Black people, and end white supremacy.
DONATE TO BAIL FUNDS
National Bail Fund Network
Made up of over sixty community bail and bond funds across the country.
The Bail Project
Join donors to help post bail for people who can’t afford it.
SIGN A PETITION
Aplatform to discover and start a petition.
Apetition demanding justice for George Floyd and his family.
Sign the petition to call on our cities and states to Defund The Police.
Color of Change
A petition asking that all the officers involved in Floyd’s death are brought to justice.
SUPPORT JUSTICE ORGANIZATIONS
The Sentencing Project
A leader in changing the way Americans thing about crime and punishment.
Prison Policy Initiative
Produces cutting edge research to expose the broader harm of mass criminalization, and then sparks advocacy campaigns to create a more just society.
NAACP Legal Defense Fund
America’s premier legal organization fighting for radical justice.
Know Your Rights Camp
Founded by Colin Kaepernick to advance the liberation and well-being of Black and Brown communities through education, self-empowerment, mass-mobilization and the creation of new systems that elevate the next generation of change leaders.