Law Forum : Black Lives Matter (movement): NYC - Chokehold Death of Eric Garner

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    This group is pushing for more black political representation through a 'Black Census'
    BY JACOB SWEET

    ...The group responsible for the project, Black Futures Lab, started reaching out to black Americans in February.

    https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article214223804.html

    This group is pushing for more black political representation through a 'Black Census'

    Started in February 2018, the Black Census Project is a survey aimed at black Americans across the United States. The group hopes the survey will
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    We Founded Black Lives Matter 5 Years Ago Today. We're Still Going

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    Patrisse Cullors

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    ...Right after the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s killer in July 2013, Alicia Garza, Opal Tometi and I were devastated, we’d been following the proceedings closely. We’d watched the media criminalize 17-year-old Trayvon and humiliate his family to justify his cold-blooded murder presumably because his assailant was white-presenting...

    https://www.yahoo.com/news/founded-black-lives-matter-5-160707541.html

    We Founded Black Lives Matter 5 Years Ago Today. We're Still Going.

    Right after the acquittal of Trayvon Martin's killer in July 2013, Alicia
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    Demonstrators prepare to march to protest the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the killing of Florida teen Trayvon Martin, July 17, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (ROBYN BECK via Getty Images)

     
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    ...Exactly five years later, the Black Lives Matter movement is a quintessential example of a movement that's found successful amplification through social media. According to a newly released Pew study, the hashtag has been used nearly 30 million times on Twitter – an average of 17,003 times per day.

    https://www.usatoday.com/story/news...-and-social-media-after-five-years/778779002/

    How social media has shaped Black Lives Matter, five years later

    The Black Lives Matter movement is a quintessential example of a movement that's found successful amplification through social media. According to a newly released Pew study, the hashtag has been used nearly 30 million times on Twitter – an...
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    Angry crowd protests after Chicago police fatally shoot Black man
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    ...The unidentified man was taken to a local hospital and pronounced dead, Waller said police believe the man did not have a concealed carry permit for the semi-automatic weapon. He also had magazines of ammunition, Waller said.

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    Angry crowd protests after Chicago police fatally shoot man

    CHICAGO (AP) — An angry crowd shouted and threw bottles at Chicago police after an officer fatally shot a man on the city's South Side Saturday, prompting the arrest of at least four demonstrators.
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    Protests Erupt After Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Man Identified As Local Black Barber
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    ...While police have not publicly identified the victim, Black Youth Project 100, an activist organization based in Chicago, said he was Harith “Snoop” Augustus, an African-American barber and father. Black Youth Project interviewed one of Augustus’ friends at the barbershop, who said he was a quiet and good man. The Chicago Sun-Times also identified the man as a barber known as Snoop.

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    Protests Erupt After Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Man Identified As Local Black Barber

    An intense protest broke out in Chicago on Saturday evening after a police
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    Twitter user BYP100 livestreamed parts of Saturday's protest, prompted after a police fatally shot a man in the South Shore neighborhood of Chicago. (Twitter/BYP100)

     
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