40 Powerful Moments From The Black Trans Lives Matter Protests Across The U.S.

JUSTIN LANE/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock On June 14, a sea of thousands wearing white gathered in support of the Black trans community outside the Brooklyn Museum. The large-scale rally arrived after the murders of two Black trans women—Dominique “Rem’Mie” Fells of Philadelphia and Riah Milton of Cincinatti, Ohio. Their deaths are two of 14 reported murders of trans … Read more

Learn About Riah Milton and Dominique Fells, the Black Transgender Women Murdered This Week

As Black Lives Matter protests continued across the U.S. and the world this week, two Black transgender women were killed this week within a 24-hour period. Riah Milton of Liberty Township, Ohio was shot several times during a robbery attempt on Tuesday, and Dominique Rem’mie Fells’s remains were found alongside the Schuylkill River in the … Read more

8 Black Mental Health Resources in Canada and Online

image via istockThese organizations focused on the mental health and well-being of Black communities can offer some much-needed support right now. By FASHION Staff Date June 11, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter To say there is so much happening in the world right now is an understatement. This pain, these stories and these experiences are, sadly, not … Read more

Netflix Curates Black Lives Matter Collection with 45+ Titles

As protests against police brutality in response to the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery continue across the country, Netflix has announced a commitment to “highlighting powerful and complex narratives about the Black experience.” Today, Wednesday, June 10, the streaming service launched a curated collection of movies, series, and documentaries dedicated to … Read more

What It’s Like Working a Free Arrest Hotline During the Black Lives Matter Protests

For the past few weeks, America has watched as protestors in all 50 states have poured into the streets to demand change. They’re asking for justice in the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor. They’re asking for an end to police brutality and an acknowledgement that Black lives matter. They’re asking for … Read more

How To Be a Better Ally to Black People

Dania MaxwellGetty Images How can you be a better ally and support Black people in their fight against police brutality, systemic racism, and injustice? It’s a question that many are asking in response to the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Tony McDade as protests continue over 40 cities nationwide. Here, three simple concepts … Read more

Black Activists & Influencers Are Taking Over White Celebs’ Insta Accounts

Image by Arianna Janelle/Share the Mic Now50 Black activists, authors, entrepreneurs and artists are taking over the Instagram accounts of white celebrities as part of the #ShareTheMicNow movement. By Pahull Bains Date June 10, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter Today, 50 Black female activists, scholars, artists and entrepreneurs are taking over the Instagram handles of white celebrities, … Read more

Three Major Streetwear Drops That Support the Black Lives Matter Movement

Over the past few months, as COVID-19 ravaged the world, streetwear labels began harnessing the power of the drop model—highly coveted products released in highly limited quantities during highly abbreviated windows—to raise staggering sums of money for good causes in no time flat. Supreme racked up hundreds of thousands for coronavirus relief with a single … Read more