Now more than ever, the fight for an anti-racist world comes with some risk. When protesting, there is no guarantee of safety. Fortunately, there is activist and medical knowledge that can help mitigate risk when taking to the streets. There are smart ways to protest, which include doing your research and evaluating new information carefully.
The recommendations below come from the Black Lives Matter Seattle-King County Protestor Safety Guide, along with additional recommendations from infectious disease experts at the University of Washington :
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This guide is adapted from the Seattle Central College Library's Safety While Protesting: Protesting & Supporting Protests Safely guide