Alicia Garza
Alicia Garza

Alicia Garza is special projects director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance. She is an organizer, writer and freedom dreamer based in Oakland, CA. In 2013, Alicia co-founded #BlackLivesMatter, an international organizing network developed after the murder of Trayvon Martin, focused on combating anti-Black racism in all of its forms.

Jan. 26, 2017

Our cynicism will not build a movement. Collaboration will.

"Unless we can transform our anger into love and compassion, we won’t see the change we all desperately seek."