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Unite and Fight for Women’s Rights!

  BY LESSA LEIGH Black Lives Matter: Cincinnati On March 8, 2018, a coalition of local  organizations gathered at Piatt Park in downtown Cincinnati to celebrate International Women’s Day. Throughout gusts of wind and snow showers, representatives from the coalition spoke about the need to end all forms of oppression towards women.   Pulling no […]

Students Organize Community Meeting Against Mass Incarceration

BY JAKE DINGLER (Black Lives Matter Cincinnati) On Monday, February 26, the students of Aiken high school hosted a powerful presentation on mass incarceration in America.  More than 100 people attended. Aiken Students Against Mass Incarceration (ASAMI) is a class project brought to fruition by Aiken history teacher John Klingler led by his students.  students […]

“Free Palestinian Fighter, Ahed Tamimi!”

Ahed Tamimi, a 17-year-old Palestinian activist, was arrested on December 19, 2017, accused of slapping an Israeli soldier in Nabi Salih, West Bank, during protests several days earlier. Nariman, her mother, filmed the incident.  When she went to the police to assist her, she was arrested too. Nariman’s cousin was also arrested and later released. […]

BLMC Speaks on Mass Action and Movement Building

One of the common misconceptions about Black Lives Matter: Cincinnati is that we are a black culture group or black civic organization. In reality, our organization is focused on the struggles of black people (as well as other oppressed people) BUT we are also a revolutionary political organization that believes mass action is the way […]