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Black Lives Matter (BLM) Movement
Episode 1513th September 2020 • Amateur Intellectuals • Caitlin Ward and Kendall Smith
00:00:00 01:31:44

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What is the Black Lives Matter movement? It's on banners, it's painted on streets and protests are happening about it. Kendall introduces us to what BLM is and gives us a glimpse of police policies in the United States.

Grab your drink and let's begin the process of educating ourselves on this important topic.

Drink of the episode: Tom Collins

  • 2 oz London dry gin
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz simple syrup
  • club soda on top
  • garnish with a lemon wheel and *if you're fancy*, a maraschino cherry

More resources:

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/07/03/us/george-floyd-protests-crowd-size.html

https://time.com/5886348/report-peaceful-protests/

https://www.bupipedream.com/opinions/111226/the-blue-lives-matter-movement-is-more-than-just-an-attempt-to-undermine-black-lives-matter/

https://www.pnas.org/content/116/34/16793

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