News - Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County

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. 

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.

Our statement on contempt finding

Our statement on U.S. District Judge Richard Jones finding Seattle Police Department in contempt of court for four uses of pepper spray and blast balls in recent months.

Support Local Black-owned Businesses

Now more than ever we need to support our local businesses, and we can start this holiday season by spending within our community. Here is a list of Black-owned businesses in Seattle that you can support.