Alicia Garza

Founder

Black Lives Matter Global Network

Organiser, writer and freedom dreamer from Oakland, CA. Special Projects Director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance. Garza’s activism is rooted in organising strategies to connect individuals and emerging social movements. Garza's work celebrates the contributions of Black queer women within narratives of Black movements and reminds us that the Black radical tradition is long, complex and international. Garza connects emerging social movements, without diminishing the structural violence facing Black people.
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Biography

Organiser, writer and freedom dreamer from Oakland, CA. Special Projects Director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance. Garza’s activism is rooted in organising strategies to connect individuals and emerging social movements. Garza's work celebrates the contributions of Black queer women within narratives of Black movements and reminds us that the Black radical tradition is long, complex and international. Garza connects emerging social movements, without diminishing the structural violence facing Black people.