The Meaning of #BlackLivesMatter

Black History Month in 2016 was set against a backdrop of America's heightened struggle to come to grips with the racial diversity of its citizens. As February draws to a close, it's fitting to take a moment to think about the meaning of the #BlackLivesMatter movement. PhD Policy Studies in Urban Education student Deana Lewis does just that in this video:

Deana Lewis Explains Why Black Lives Matter from Branden Hampton on Vimeo.