RT @R3CoalitionChi: The school-to-prison pipeline continues to deny Black and Brown ppl the right to education #R3CoalitionChi #TheMajority
RT @R3CoalitionChi: Undocumented immigrant workers will pay, on average, about $80,000 more in taxes then they use in govt services #R3Coal
RT @R3CoalitionChi: Solidarity btwn immigrants and native-born workers is the only way to counter the employers' divide and conquer methods…
RT @R3CoalitionChi: Hyper-militarizated police forces are a threat to safety of all of our people #R3CoalitionChi #TheMajority
RT @R3CoalitionChi: Militarization is an "enemy of the poor" and is a threat to the wellbeing of Black, Brown, & other marginalized folks d…
RT @R3CoalitionChi: Mass incarceration is a tool used against labor. #R3CoalitionChi #TheMajority
RT @R3CoalitionChi: Mass incarceration is the state's answer to high unemployment in Black and Brown communities #R3CoalitionChi #TheMajori
"If your group can't say fuck the police out loud, they ain't doing a goddamn thing."
"NYPD extricates black people from NYCHA housing" through raids and intimidation tactics.
"We are in a perpetual state of fight. This is by design."

Press Releases

BYP100 Statement on the Defeat of Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez

Political freedom has been at the forefront of our minds as we engaged in #ByeAnita actions, street-team canvassing, phone-banking and voter education events focused on young Black voters to remove the anti-Black Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez. Though the entire governmental structure is anti-black, the current Cook County States Attorney took devaluing Black life to extreme lows […]

ICYMI: ‘BYP100 Chicago Disrupts Police Task Force Meeting Demanding Justice for Rekia Boyd’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 26, 2016 CONTACT: Trina Reynolds-Tyler 773-802-2633 chicago.chapter@byp100.org   CHICAGO 2/26 – On Thursday, February 25th, the Black Youth Project 100 (BYP100) Chicago Chapter disrupted the Police Task Force meeting calling it a public relations stunt by the Mayor. BYP100 members and allies, Assata’s Daughters and Fearless Leading the Youth (F.L.Y.), made […]

Official Statement from BYP100 Chicago Chapter on Lori Lightfoot and the Mayor Appointed Police Task Force

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 25, 2016 Media Contact: Trina Reynolds-Tyler 773-802-2633 chicago.chapter@byp100.org Official Statement from BYP100 Chicago Chapter on Lori Lightfoot and the Mayor Appointed Police Task Force   CHICAGO 2/25-  In December 2015, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced a  self-appointed Police Task Force that would be responsible for “improving the overall police oversight of police conduct” […]

Chicago Police Board fails Rekia Boyds family again

By Todd St. Hill, BYP100 Chicago Chapter Organizing Co-Chair   I am writing to report back on last night’s Chicago Police board meeting. At its height, 20 BYP100 members were in attendance. In total about 100 people were in attendance at the meeting, a majority of them activists and family members. Last night was yet […]

BYP100 DC Chapter joins BLM DMV and Baltimore BLOC in action at U.S. Conference of Mayors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 20, 2016 Contact: BYP 100: Dominique Hazzard, dc.chapter@byp100.org 301-755-3861 Black Lives Matter DMV: April Goggans, april.goggans@gmail.com 202-250-4541 Washington, DC- Organizers from Black Lives Matter DMV, BYP100 DC, and Baltimore BLOC interrupted a panel at the US Conference of Mayors winter conference. The panel featured USCM President Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Chicago mayor Rahm […]

BYP100 DC Uplifts MLK’s Vision for Economic Justice at MLK Parade

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, January 18, 2016 Media Contacts: Biola Jeje, (347)681-5923 biolajeje@gmail.com Dominique Hazzard, 301-755-3861 dominique08@gmail.com Black Youth Project 100 Uplifts MLK’s Vision for Economic Justice at MLK Parade Young black organizers seek to “Reclaim MLK” and discuss racism in school discipline in DC   Washington, D.C. – For many, Martin Luther King Jr. […]
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