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Black Lives Matter

This guide offers a sample of the resources available at ASU Library and is intended for research as well as personal education.

Articles

Coates, Ta-Nehisi (June 2014). "The Case for Reparations". The Atlantic.

Cobb, Jelani (March 14, 2016). "The Matter of Black Lives". The New Yorker.

Hannah-Jones, Nikole (June 30, 2020). "What is Owed." New York Times.

Hayward, Clarissa Rile. (January 31, 2020). "Disruption: What Is It Good For?" The Journal of Politics.82(2), 448–459.

Lebron, Christopher J. (June 2018). "The Making of Black Lives Matter: A Response". Ethnic and Racial Studies, 41(8), 1447–1452.

Miller, Lisa L. (August 5, 2016). "Black Activists Don't Ignore Crime". The New York Times.

Randall Williams, Caroline (June 26, 2020). "You Want a Confederate Monument? My Body is a Confederate Monument." The New York Times.

Stephen, Bijan (November 2015). "Social Media Helps Black Lives Matter Fight the Power". Wired.

Stevens, Melissa (July 28, 2016). "I'm a GOP Delegate and I Wore a 'Black Lives Matter' Shirt to the RNC". Time.

Tillery, Alvin. 2019. "What Kind of Movement is Black Lives Matter? The View from Twitter." Journal of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics.

Towler, C., Crawford, N., & Bennett, R. (2020). "Shut Up and Play: Black Athletes, Protest Politics, and Black Political Action." Perspectives on Politics, 18(1), 111–127.

Black Lives Matter in Photographs

Cole, Teju (July 26, 2016). "The Superhero Photographs of the Black Lives Matter Movement". The New York Times Magazine.

Frishman, Richard. (November 30, 2020). "Hidden in Plain Sight: The Ghosts of Segregation". The New York TImes.

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