Ama Russell

Ama Russell is a youth activist and organizer. She is 17 and a senior at Cass Technical High School in Detroit. She strives to liberate her people and co-founded Black Lives Matter in All Capacities in June.

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First Person | I am a student Black Lives Matter activist. The Capitol insurrection didn’t surprise me.  

First Person | I am a student Black Lives Matter activist. The Capitol insurrection didn’t surprise me.  

January 13, 2021 | Ama Russell

Put aside your disbelief. Confront racism now, this Detroit high school student writes.