Black Lives Matter sees a positive shift in support

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 30, 2020 2:59 PM CT | Published: June 27, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Black Lives Matter is a seven-year-old movement with an ambitious platform beyond the protests of police abuses with which it has been most associated. And in the past month of protests, activists and academics locally have seen reaction to it shift — a shift explored on The Daily Memphian Politics Podcast and a recent Hooks Institute forum.


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