NEW: A majority of U.S. adults (55%) now express at least some support for the Black Lives Matter movement, down from 67% in June. The share who say they strongly support the movement stands at 29%, down from 38% three months ago.
Support for the Black Lives Matter movement remains particularly widespread among Black adults. Some 87% of Black Americans now say they support the movement, similar to the share who said this in June.
Thousands of people gathered in Brooklyn, New York for “BlackTrans Lives Matter” rally on Sunday, June 14. The rally called for justice for two Black trans women, Dominique “Rem’mie” Fells, and Riah Milton, who were killed last week
June is LGBTQ+ pride month, and today I am celebrating the inspiring Black celebrities and visionaries I've had on my show. Black lives matter, including LGBTQ+ Black lives. Here are some organizations you can donate to: @TransLawCenter @SNaP4theA @tgijustice @MPJInstitute
Oluwatoyin ‘Toyin’ Salau was 19 years old and a Black Lives Matter activist. She was sexually assaulted on June 6th and went missing shortly after tweeting about it. Her body was found this weekend. #JusticeForToyin #SayHerName
A statue of a Black Lives Matter protester has replaced a monument of a slaver. Demonstrators dumped the statue of Edward Colston in the UK’s Bristol Harbour in June. The new statue was installed secretly overnight with a plaque saying: “Rejected by the citizens of Bristol.“
"Can't nobody silence me ... It's not that all lives don't matter, but right now our lives matter. Black lives matter." #BlackLivesMatter activist Oluwatoyin Salau gave this passionate speech days before she was found dead on June 13.