Alicia Garza

As conservative backlash against the Black Lives Matters movement grows, new voices within BLM promote peace and transgender empowerment. 

September 10 2015 4:10 PM

This brings the sad total to 16 transgender Americans reported murdered this year.

August 16 2015 9:05 PM

Alicia Garza, who created the era-defining term 'Black Lives Matter,' says police are not the enemy of queer people.

August 07 2015 4:45 AM

The candles may burn for black men slain by police, but those candles are raised by women.

7:00 AM

Several attendees of this year's Creating Change conference aimed to remind others of the racial rifts that must be mended.

February 10 2015 11:00 AM

Following the demonstration, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock told organizers that he would not speak at this year's Creating Change conference as planned.

February 05 2015 11:41 PM