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Black Lives Matter: Background


The following resources provide a timeline of the events leading up to the Black Lives Matter movement: 

Ferguson Forward: A Timeline - Ebony

From Trayvon Martin to 'Black Lives Matter'  - Washington Post

From Trayvon Martin to Walter Scott - Time

‚ÄčRace Relations - CQ Researcher (required Duquesne Multipass or on-campus use) 

About Black Lives Matter

Ferguson Protestors

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