black lives matter protests

10 ways ‘Hamilton’ reminds us we’re still fighting the same battles
10 ways ‘Hamilton’ reminds us we’re still fighting the same battles
Thanks to Disney+, Hamilton is back in the public eye. While you sing along to the music and marvel at Lin-Manuel Miranda’s wit, there are countless comparisons between Hamilton and the wild times we're living through right now. Hopefully, this list will reinforce the musical’s brilliance and give you a new lens in which to view the art. More impor...
Man Overboard redesign their “Defend Pop Punk” shirt in support of BLM
Man Overboard redesign their “Defend Pop Punk” shirt in support of BLM
Man Overboard have just released a shirt that's very similar to their iconic "Defend Pop Punk" merch. But, the text emblazoned across the front reads "Defund The Police." The rifle that is front and center, is snapped in half.  All proceeds from the shirt will be donated to Black Lives Matter in an effort to eliminate racial injustices and police brutality.  R...
Hayley Williams hands over her Instagram to a teen activist group for a day
Hayley Williams hands over her Instagram to a teen activist group for a day
Hayley Williams is doing her best to support the ongoing Black Lives Matter movement. The Paramore singer and successful solo artist is letting teen activists from Teens4Equality take over her Instagram today (June 8).  Williams announced the news late last night while detailing the group and the march she attended with them. Tee...
Bring Me The Horizon delay their new song to support the BLM movement
Bring Me The Horizon delay their new song to support the BLM movement
Bring Me The Horizon have decided to delay the release of their new single "Parasite Eve." The news comes from frontman Oli Sykes Instagram page today (June 8). The upcoming song was set to release on June 10 and will be their first new music since the Music To Listen To… EP back in December. Read More: Pro... Read More ...
16 band shirts you can buy to support the Black Lives Matter movement
16 band shirts you can buy to support the Black Lives Matter movement
When musicians started seeing the protests and tragedies happening in these past weeks following the murder of George Floyd, they answered the call to help fundraise for Black Lives Matter organizations.  Over the weekend, bands such as Every Time I Die, the Devil Wears Prada and Stick To Your Guns opened their merch store and donated 100% of the sales to social justice causes.  R...
People are boycotting Lush after the UK CEO gifted police care packages
People are boycotting Lush after the UK CEO gifted police care packages
People are wanting to boycott Lush over actions made by its U.K. CEO Mark Constantine. Constantine recently took to social media to showcase that he was giving presents to police. This move has drawn a ton of criticism due to its insensitive nature regarding ongoing, worldwide protests for Black Lives Matter and against police brutality...