The Latest

Cincy ‘Take A Knee’ Caravan heads to Minnesota

Delegation will join national conference during Superbowl to highlight racism, cop brutality By Brian Taylor Black Lives Matter: Cincinnati CINCINNATI, Ohio — A delegation of 19 people will depart for Minneapolis February 2 to participate in “2018 Take A Knee Conference and Rally,” scheduled for Feb 3-4. Subtitled, “Race, Police Violence and the Right To […]

Feb. 10: Mass Action & Movement Building

February 10, 4:30 — 6:30 pm. Discussion series event will take up BLMC principles 7,9&10. These principles address the type of movement that needs to be built to combat the institutional exploitation and oppression we are subject to and where the power to take on the profit driven rulers comes from. Refreshments will be available. […]

BLMC FACT SHEET (Clarifying Our Stance in Relation to the Women’s March)

Due to the comments we have seen over the past few days, we want to clarify some misconceptions about our position on the matter of the Women’s March. Our issue with the “vote” theme is twofold. It’s about: The exclusion of marginalized people of all ethnicities and The narrow focus of the prescribed method to […]

The Women’s March is Not Feminism: Why BLMC will not go to the 2018 Cincinnati Women’s March

There is no place for Black Lives Matter: Cincinnati in the 2018 Cincinnati Women’s March. Despite our unshaken belief that women’s liberation is essential to black liberation, our political principles are at odds with the “Hear Our Vote” theme for this year’s march. Furthermore, we recognize that the national event and its sister marches (like […]