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Black Lives Matter Founders

Meet the 3 Women Who Founded ‘Black Lives Matter’ Movement

The 2012 case of Trayvon Martin sparked what we now know as the Black Lives Matter movement. Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza, and Opal Tometi are the women who founded the movement and were appalled by the acquittal of George Zimmerman. Garza saw the verdict on social media and took to Facebook to share her reaction… Read more »