#BlackLivesMatter Rural White Organizing

Black Lives Matter banner at the local church
Yellow Black Lives Matter lawn sign
  • A majority of white residents, 58%, characterize the confederate flag as a source of southern pride compared with 67% of African Americans who describe it as a symbol of racism.
  • Nearly six in ten white people believe that Black Lives Matter distracts attention from the “real issues of discrimination.”
  • While a majority of whites, 52%, report a middle-class lifestyle is equally attainable regardless of race, six in ten African Americans, 60%, disagree, saying they have less opportunity.
Black Lives Matter sign in front of my house
Standing out in the middle of town in support of black lives.

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Queer/Bi/Trans organizer, public speaker, and yes... an anarchist. Sometimes a professor. None of us are free till all of us are free! #collectiveliberation

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justin adkins

justin adkins

Queer/Bi/Trans organizer, public speaker, and yes... an anarchist. Sometimes a professor. None of us are free till all of us are free! #collectiveliberation

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