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User Review  - Nancyjcbs - LibraryThing

This was such an incredible, important book. Patrisse Cullors is one of the co-founders of the Black Lives Matter movement. This memoir explains how her life's experiences led to this role. She grew ... Read full review

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User Review  - ASKelmore - LibraryThing

Best for: Those who enjoy deeply personal memoirs. In a nutshell: Black Lives Matter founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors shares the story of her life so far, including her work as an activist, artist, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - streamsong - LibraryThing

The author is one of the founders of the Black Lives Matter movement. She vividly recounts her childhood, where black teenagers and men in her neighborhood were routinely questioned and harassed by ... Read full review

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User Review  - ajlewis2 - LibraryThing

This is a memoir and is written pretty much chronologically, but does skip around quite a bit. The title says "A Black Lives Matter Memoir," but the story doesn't cover a lot about that movement. What ... Read full review

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User Review  - RidgewayGirl - LibraryThing

There's a lot of misinformation floating around about the Black Lives Matter movement, some of it clearly intended to discredit their push to hold law enforcement accountable and to draw attention to ... Read full review

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User Review  - jessibud2 - LibraryThing

This was a tough read. Cullors is one of the co-founders of the Black Lives Matters movement. She describes in stark and graphic detail how she came to that point, what happened to her brother, as she ... Read full review

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User Review  - froxgirl - LibraryThing

Here's an unusual political memoir - there's much more about the childhood of author Khan-Cullors than there is about the essential group she co-founded: Black Lives Matter. Patrisse grew up in Van ... Read full review

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User Review  - Othemts - LibraryThing

This memoir depicts Patrisse Khan-Cullors life growing up in a poor neighborhood in Los Angeles, where her family and community were under constant surveillance and harassment from the police. Her ... Read full review

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User Review  - willszal - LibraryThing

Although, like any book, there are critiques I could offer, I won't go there this time; this book demands respect. Khan-Cullors tells her story, the story of an average black woman in America. Her ... Read full review

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User Review  - LinzFG - LibraryThing

So so good. Read full review


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