Alicia Garza

Alicia Garza

Alicia Garza is Principal at the Black Futures Lab, co-creator of the Black Lives Matter Global Network, and passionate about Black people being powerful in politics.

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Trump’s Attack on "the Squad" Proves We’re Scaring Him

In the lead-up to 2020, the president is looking closely at ways to discredit the power of women and women of color.

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Trans Women Don’t Want Your Sympathy. They Want to Be Treated as Human Beings.

This year, at Pride, let's work to end the epidemic of murdered Black trans women.

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Can We Have a Conversation About Abortion Bans and the South?

The region is home to the highest concentrations of both Black people and poor people.

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Alicia Garza on the Crisis of Mass Incarceration and the 2020 Election

Black women are the fastest growing incarcerated population—and the group best primed to change the system.

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Alicia Garza: Women Are the New Face of Power

From marching to mobilizing to making policy, women are rising up.