Last week, Londoners stood together in protest.
London has a long, proud history of protesting injustice, oppression, and inequality, and we’ve been reminded of that once again this week as thousands took to the streets in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. Protesting against systemic racism in the US, UK, and around the world, demonstrators gathered across the city during the week to take a stand and fight for change – and whilst it will hopefully lead to sustained, meaningful change, it’s also resulted in some powerful images. Check out some of the best photos from the Black Lives Matter protests here:
There’s a massive amount of work to be done to undo systemic, institutionalised racism – but if you’d like to make a start, we’ve put together some ideas and resources that may help, including books to read and TV shows to watch.
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