Statewide Silent March and General Strike on Friday, June 12th

Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County is calling for a statewide day of action in support of all Black lives in Washington State on Friday, June 12th. The day of action will include a general strike and a silent march to honor lives lost and send a powerful message that Washingtonians no longer tolerate the racism […]

Updates on Current Direct Action

UPDATE TO COMMUNITIES IN KING COUNTY BLACK LIVES MATTER SEATTLE-KING COUNTY TO EXECUTIVE CONSTANTINE: DISMANTLING SYSTEMIC RACISM AND OPPRESSION STARTS WITH KING COUNTY Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County (BLMSKC) is committed to making sure all people and families in King County have access and resources to reach their full potential. In recent months King County […]

How to Avoid Organizing in Blackface

Is the group you work with organizing in Blackface? Are you organizing in Blackface? If that question grabs your attention, or even if it offends you, that’s the point. This post is for you. Blackface was and is used to represent a caricature of a Black person. So the question is this: is your organization […]