These are the local activist organizations/organizers that have been working at the forefront of the Black Lives Matter movement in Miami, Florida. A brief description of each collective’s unique mission is provided below. For more information or to get in contact with a specific organization, you can reach out via instagram.
Local activist organizations
PROTECT THE LAND
Fighting for Black Liberation & Power. Protecting the land through community education, restoration, and preservation.
An organization of various individuals united in the purpose of community empowerment and the dismantling of oppressive establishments and policy.
BLACK POWER RESISTANCE (BPR)
Black leaders for Black Liberation. “This is a Radical Black Feminine Takeover”.
JUSTICE 4 MIAMI
Set up to deal with the injustices in Miami. “As residents fighting for a new future, we investigate, shed light, and bring justice”.
REVOLUTIONARY ACTIVISTS TAKING OUR STREETS (R.A.T.S.)
A Black and Queer led organization that believes in community centered justice.
OUR POWER UNITED
Aiming for reform through community service, protests, bail fund & a people’s archive.
Protests for justice for all the Black people brutally murdered and mistreated by the police. “To make sure kids like me aren’t afraid of their future, to teach to support each other, and to demand change”.
DREAM. DEFEND. ACT. Young, powerful people organizing towards a new vision for safety away from prisons.
Stands united to achieve social change across the nation. Works with intent outside of the system. Promotes change through peace.
FOOD NOT BOMBS MIAMI
Soup faeries serving and supporting our community. “We believe in solidarity, not charity”.
WE ARE ALLIES
An art focused activism project led by creative team VACO Studio & friends.
Anti-Capitalist and Anti-Authoritarian raised