Meet the Founders of the BlackLivesMatter Movement

Meet the Founders of the BlackLivesMatter Movement, their efforts have re-sparked global conversations about race and inequality. Watch this Tedtalks interview and hear about this movement from these activists and founders for yourselves.

Alicia Garza is a writer and activist, she started a global movement with a facebook post ending with “Black live matter.”

Patrisse Cullors is an artist and organizeer, she created the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag to bring awareness about years of injustice.

Opal Tometi is a Human right activist, she took the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter onto social media and helped turn it into a movement.