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How You can Help Support the #BlackLivesMatter Movement

The power of the people is stronger than the people in power.


"13TH" on Netflix

"TIME: The Kalief Browder Story" on Netflix

"Strong Island" on Netflix

"When They See Us" on Netflix

"Do the Right Thing" on Amazon Prime

"The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson" on Netflix

"Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992" on Netflix

"LA 92" on Netflix

"The Hate U Give" on HBO/Hulu

"Detroit" on Netflix

"If Beale Street Could Talk" on Hulu

Some YouTube video essays that I found powerful.

"Police" by Last Week Tonight's John Oliver

"George Floyd, Amy Cooper, and Racism in Society" by The Daily Show's Trevor Noah

"Who is the thug here?" by CNN's Anderson Cooper



"1619" by The New York Times

"Lynching in America" by EJI

"Code Switch" by NPR

"Beyond Prisons" by Kim Wilson & Brian Sonenstein

"Justice in America" by The Appeal




"Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

"The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness" by Michelle Alexander

"The Fire Next Time" by James Baldwin

"I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" Maya Angelou

"Girl, Woman, Other" by Bernardine Evaristo

"When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir" by Asha Bandele & Patrisse Cullors

"The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas

"Citizen" by Claudia Rankine

"And Their Eyes were Watching God" by Zora Neale Hurston

"Between the World and Me" by Ta-Nehisi Coates

"The Bluest Eye" by Toni Morrison

"They Can't Kill Us All" by Wesley Lowery

"The Color Purple" by Alice Walker


"George Floyd: What we know about the arrest, video and investigation

"Here's What You Need To Know About Breonna Taylor's Death"

"What We Know About the Killing of Elijah McClain"

"The Black Lives Matter movement explained"

"How the Black Lives Matter movement went mainstream"

"What Exactly Does It Mean to Defund the Police?"


Justice for George Floyd.

Justice for Ahmaud Arbery.

Justice for Breonna Taylor.

Justice for Elijah McClain.

Reclaim The Block.

"8 Can't Wait"

(Defunding the police.)


For anyone who cannot afford to donate, here's a YouTube playlist of videos by creators donating their ad revenue to fundraisers, non-profits, and charities that support Black Lives Matter.

Fundraisers and Non-profit Organizations-


Hamilton's Centre for Civic Inclusion:

Afro Canadian Caribbean Association Hamilton

Rafiki Hamilton

The SPACE Youth Centre

Empowerment Squared


Toronto's Black Lives Matter

Toronto Protester Bail Fund

The Innocence Project Canada

Black Youth Helpline

NIA Centre for The Arts

Black Legal Action Centre


George Floyd Memorial Fund- Fundraiser for the family of George Floyd

I Run With Maud- Fundraiser for the family of Ahmaud Arbery

Justice for Regis- Fundraiser for the family of Regis Paquet

The Innocence Project America

The Bail Project

Black Mamas' Bail Out

Reclaim The Block

Black Lives Matter of NYC

Minnesota Freedom Fund

Brooklyn Community Bail Fund

What to Do if a Friend Has Been Arrested


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