Feel Good Club Positive News: 8.06.20


During this week's positive news with Manchester's Finest we covered news on the Manchester Black Lives Matter peaceful protests that took place this weekend as well as people across Manchester who are working to raise money for charities who are supporting the Black Community, Bail funds, The George Floyd Memorial fund as well as petitions you can sign to support this revolution, not just today, tomorrow but forever. 

Below are links to documents we've found containing many useful resources such as charities and petitions and templates for MP letters to demand justice and learning resources: 

Click Here for Black Lives Matter Resources UK 

{Please note we are not the authors of the above document}

Click here for GCSE Reading List Petition mentioned in our news

 

Organizations Mentioned 

World Wide Kneel - Friday's 8 minute kneel in memory of George Floyd 

ManchesterMarch - Saturday's peaceful protest organizers 

MCRBLM - Sunday's peaceful protest organizers 

FUSE Manchester - Community, directory and creative platform dedicated to creatives of colour in Greater Manchester

BURN - Black United Representation Network

Kids of Colour - Exploring race, identity and culture and challenging the every day, institutionalised racism that shapes their lives.

AKSE - Creator of George Floyd memorial painting in Northern Quarter.

Black Minds Matter - Connecting black individuals and families with fully funded therapy support 

Below are links to Manchester-based artists who are raising money through their Bandcamp pages for the Minnesota Freedom Fund which helps post bail for protesters arrested during marches. 

CHIMPO

https://www.instagram.com/p/CA2dw7FjqXN/ 

https://boxnlock.bandcamp.com/album/chimpo-hia-the-club-mixes  

 

DRS

https://drsspacecadet.bandcamp.com/  

Murkage Dave

https://www.instagram.com/p/CBDrAcEgo_x/?igshid=120rwxcf7nfyp

Zed Bias

https://www.instagram.com/p/CBF-ID-JIdq/ 

https://zedbias.bandcamp.com/ 

 

MASON COLLECTIVE

https://www.instagram.com/p/CA-6AssjYIA/ 

https://masoncollective.bandcamp.com/track/what-can-you-do-blm 

 

ABNORMAL SLEEPZ

www.abnormalsleepz.bandcamp.com

BIOME

https://www.instagram.com/p/CBDux5FBPNB/  

https://biome.bandcamp.com/album/run  

Strange Riddims

https://www.instagram.com/p/CBDnFlzgl2Z/?igshid=18j5liyw5ln80

 Please do support the above artists, make donations to the listed charities if you can, sign the petitions and continue to learn, talk, and fight for human rights. 

Today, tomorrow & forever. 

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