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  • Jul 15 2016

    The 18-year-old Black Lives Matter protester who closed Oxford Street

      From the Evening Standard Capres Willow organised a 3,000 person strong march in support of the two African-American men shot by police in recent weeks in Minnesota and Louisiana Capres Willow had never been to a protest when she decided to organise, at three days’ notice, a march in central London to support Black Lives Matter, the […]

  • Jul 15 2016

    Black youth dies in custody of Liverpool police

    From the Liverpool Echo The police watchdog is today investigating the death of a teenager who had been detained by police in Liverpool ONE. 18-year-old Mzee Mohammed died after becoming unwell while in the custody of police. A large police response was sent to the scene, an ambulance was called and Mzee was taken to […]

  • Jul 15 2016

    Black Lives Matter bloc – 16th July

    Join the blacklivesmatter bloc on the Stand up to Racism demo in London on 16th July. 12 noon – BBC Broadcasting House, Great Portland Street, W1A 1AA https://www.facebook.com/events/137831573310539/?ti=icl

  • Jul 14 2016

    Open meeting – 20th July, Dalston, London

    Welcome to Black Lives Matter UK. We are a group of people that got together on the demonstrations that erupted in the UK following the police murder of Alton Sperling and Philando Castile in the US. These demonstrations followed those that took place after the killing of Trayvon Martin and later Mike Brown in Ferguson. […]