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MABL Events: Whose Lives? Guns, Cops, Racism and Protests

A recording of our April 2018 Second Saturday Discussion centered around recent student actions related to gun violence. Introduction by Cassandra. The speakers are Jayla, a high school student, and Jake Dingler who is on the Outreach and Recruitment Committee. See the original event description here. The Outreach and Recruitment Committee hosts discussion events like […]

Mass Action for Black Liberation rejects cop swarming, brutality and arrests of youth in Clifton

The Cincinnati Police Department is racist. The history of the the police in the city has proven that time and time again. Children and teens have no immunity against brutal attacks by the cops. Petty “crimes” of children are met with violence and escalation.   On Wednesday April 18th, Cincinnati teenagers were targeted by the […]

Mass Action for Black Liberation Statement on Payout of Killer UC Cop, Ray Tensing

On July 19th, 2015, (former) University of Cincinnati (UC) police officer, Ray Tensing stopped Sam Dubose for a missing front license plate. This stop ended with Tensing shooting Dubose point-blank in the head. After two trials resulting in hung juries, the city of Cincinnati decided not to proceed with a third trial. The US department […]

Why Black Lives Matter: Cincinnati Is Changing Its Name

“It’s been a long time coming, but I know, a change is gonna come. Oh yes it will”  -Sam Cooke   For well over three years we have recognized the stark difference in principles, politics and methods of functioning between our independent organization Black Lives Matter: Cincinnati (BLMC) and the national leadership of Black Lives Matter […]