His mother said the recent killings of Black men, like Andrew Brown Jr. and Daunte Wright, played a role in her son’s fear when the store guard stopped him.
“Your tags of racism have expired, your tags of police brutality have expired,” said Rev. Al Sharpton.
But Marjorie Taylor Greene endorsing the murder of Nancy Pelosi is cool, apparently.
If you want to help push back against police brutality, there are plenty of ways to take your politics from your phone into the real world.
Wright’s death and the ongoing Derek Chauvin trial have created huge anxiety within the Black community.
Kim Potter will be facing second-degree manslaughter, something Derek Chauvin was also charged with.
Katie Wright said that the call was the last time she saw her son.
When protesters approached the police precinct on Sunday night, police reportedly responded with tear gas and rubber bullets.