Jun 6, 2020Patrisse Cullors & Janaya Khan, still

On 22 December 2016 we co-organised (under our then moniker Studio Narrative) the Freedom Lecture together with De Balie and Arminius. Present were Black Lives Matter (BLM) co-founder Patrisse Cullors and Janaya Khan, BLM Toronto founder. In a roundtable conversation we discussed Black Lives Matter as an organisation, its strategies, the context from which the movement was formed and the challenges it faced right after Donald Trump was elected 45th president of the United States in November 2016.

That's not a chip on my shoulder. That's your foot on my neck — Malcolm X