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March 3, 2021

2021 Priority Bills: Reparations for Black Lives

We’re hitting another critical moment. Between now and next Tuesday March 9th, we need to get 8 bills through the floor. We all need to keep the pressure on. Read more
February 11, 2021

Emergency Action Alert: Stop Killing Us

Seven critical lifesaving bills are at risk NOW. Lawmakers need to hear from YOU. You can give them the courage to take this step forward, to protect all Washingtonians.  Read more

January 31, 2021

We welcome incoming board chair Deaunte Damper

Damper has made a career of bringing HIV awareness and LGBTQIA+ affirming education to communities throughout Seattle. In 2019, he became the national NAACP’s first LGBTQIA Chair. Read more

January 24, 2021

BLM Seattle demands Mayor Durkan halt bargaining with SPOG

In a letter sent today to Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan, we demanded an immediate halt to negotiations with the Seattle Police Officers Guild (SPOG). Read more

January 11, 2021

Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County alleges federal disinformation effort for Seattle protests

In a letter delivered to Washington state’s Congressional delegation today, we alleged that federal law enforcement provided disinformation to local officials during summer protests to obscure a federal role in stoking unrest. Read more