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Janaya Khan

Janaya Khan, known as Future in the Black Lives Matter movement, is a black, queer, gender-nonconforming activist, staunch Afrofuturist, social-justice educator and boxer based in Toronto. As the co-founder of Black Lives Matter Toronto, they are committed to black liberation, transformative justice and indigenous sovereignty and operate through a black transfeminist lens. They have previously been featured in the Feminist Wire and RaceBaitR and can be found shutting it down at an action near you. 

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Black Lives Matter Has Become a Global Movement

What started as a rallying cry in the U.S. has gone beyond those borders and become a mission to fight anti-black violence around the world.

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