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Black Lives Matter

The Demands

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"Michael Brown Jr. was murdered on August 9, 2014.

This nationwide movement began as a response to his murder, highlighting the systemic and structural racism that allows Darren Wilson to remain free. These are our beliefs and our demands." is a project of WeTheProtesters, a national collaborative of activists fighting to end racism and police violence in America.




The #SayHerName Movement responds to increasing calls for attention to police violence against Black women by offering a resource to help ensure that Black women’s stories are integrated into demands for justice, policy responses to police violence, and media representations of victims of police brutality.