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October 22, 2020

2020 Candidate Rankings

Learn about our 2020 candidate rankings. Vote for candidates who will fight for Black Lives, and let candidates who didn’t respond know that your vote is for Black Lives, and you’re listening. Read more
October 9, 2020

Progress Report

With you, we are creating seismic change for the whole of Black Life at the City, County, and State levels. Learn more about our recent activities. Read more

October 9, 2020

Honoring LGBTQIA2+ History Month

We honor LGBTQIA2+ History Month, because the core of the Black Lives Matter movement and the very foundation of our chapter is seeded in the protection of LGBTQIA2+ people. Read more

September 17, 2020

Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County files for investigation of Seattle Police Department and Office of Police Accountability

Today we sent a formal letter to the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), demanding an investigation into the actions of officers of the Seattle Police Department (SPD) and the Office of Police Accountability (OPA). Use your voice and join us to demand action. Read more

September 16, 2020

Our statement on county budget

The King County Executive announced some of the budget priorities for next year, focusing on defunding the Sheriff, vacating marijuana convictions, a new felony diversion program, and direct community investment. Learn more about the budget priorities and this step in the right direction. Read more