Tag: Black Lives Matter

The division of Black Lives Matter

Alicia Garza, co-founder of Black Lives Matter, will be speaking Tuesday evening at 8 in the Oval Theater. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE A polarizing movement since its inception, Black Lives Matter (BLM), which has been showcased at multiple protests and demonstrations throughout the nation over the past five years, has […]

ULS brings in Black Lives Matter co-founder to speak

Alicia Garza, Black Lives Matter co-founder, started the movement after the results of the George Zimmerman trial in 2013.  SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE It was a trial the whole nation was watching, and a ruling that would spark a movement. When George Zimmerman was acquitted for killing 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, […]

EDITORIAL: Controversial speakers good for USF

Co-founder of Black Lives Matter, Alicia Garza, will be speaking at USF on Tuesday, Jan. 17 as part of the University Lecture Series (ULS) where she will discuss race-relations in America and how her activism speared a national movement.  The Black Lives Matter movement has evoked strong emotions on both […]