The Black Women in Europe™ blog, created in 2006 by Adrianne George, released its 11th Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2020 – A List of Our Own©. This 11th year we feature 9 women, and give special recognition to an additional 11 who provided 14 workshops and performances in our Let’s Do Us! Series to mitigate pandemic lockdown anxiety. The awardees are in the following categories: Activism, Arts, Entrepreneurship, Fashion, Media, and STEM.
On 3 June, thousands descended on Hyde Park to attend a Black Lives Matter rally, which set a blueprint for the others that would follow. Naomi Smith was one of its organisers, one of many activists around the UK who were instrumental in orchestrating and mobilising the anti-racist movement. Read the full article on Vogue.