The Black Youth Movement is a Black youth-led activist group from Portland, Oregon, created to lead, organize and promote voices within our local community.
Our goal is to end systemic injustices that our BIPOC have to face on a day to day. We want to defund the police and redistribute those funds back into our local communities.
demand justice and accountability for the death of Tirhas Berhane Tesfatsion who died in Lynwood, Washington police custody after a traffic stop
We remember Tirhas as the beautiful friend, mother, sister and aunt that she was.