Seattle Black Lives Matter Protest Planned For Black Friday

SEATTLE, WA – For the fourth year, Black Lives Matter will hold a demonstration in downtown Seattle on Black Friday. The 2017 demonstration, organized by the Black Freedom Front, is called "Racism. It Stops With Me." Close to 10,000 people have indicated an interest in attending, according to the …

Seattle Black Lives Matter Protest Planned For Black Friday
Source: Black Lives Matter

Herschel Walker blames Roger Goodell for continued NFL protests

Started by Colin Kaepernick last season, it has become common for NFL players to take a knee during the playing of the national anthem in protest of police brutality and social injustice in the United States. “I absolutely think the protests are so upsetting, and I blame the commissioner,” Walker said, …

Herschel Walker blames Roger Goodell for continued NFL protests
Source: Black Lives Matter

Proposed Milwaukee Violence Prevention Plan Receives Mixed Reviews

Lives are priceless and if we looked at the graph that the homicide review showed us, black lives are the ones that are dying by the droves and the numbers are the highest. So I can't even make my comments without saying black lives matter too,” Lewis says. She says her goal isn't to elevate one group …

Proposed Milwaukee Violence Prevention Plan Receives Mixed Reviews
Source: Black Lives Matter

Hallway Staple: Woman plays superstar role for O'Fallon school

He's marched for Black Lives Matter and women's rights, among other causes. “One of the reasons I worked at Starbucks is because the company is so explicit about social justice in a way that I wish other companies would be,” Woods said. “Starbucks does take stands. I felt like I could do a piece like …

Hallway Staple: Woman plays superstar role for O'Fallon school
Source: Black Lives Matter

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