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#NAACP launches #WEAREDONEDYING Campaign, empowering black & brown communities to take action against senseless KILLINGS of people of COLOR! [Details]

[via NAACP.ORG]

The NAACP, the nation’s foremost social justice organization, has launched a campaign entitled #WeAreDoneDying, aimed at exposing the inequities embedded into the American healthcare system and the country at large. From COVID-19 to running while Black in America, the abuse faced by people of color, particularly African Americans is devastating.

Continue reading #NAACP launches #WEAREDONEDYING Campaign, empowering black & brown communities to take action against senseless KILLINGS of people of COLOR! [Details]

Graphic video of 25-year old black man #AhmaudArbery GUNNED down by #GregoryMcMichael & son in GA! [NSFW video]

This is GRAPHIC, and hard to watch…but it needs to be seen so we can have JUSTICE served for this young man GUNNEd down in cold blood.

[via RawStory]
While out for a jog two months ago, 25-year-old Ahmaud Arbery was shot and killed by a man and his son who chased him down. Now, video that purportedly shows the incident has emerged.

The video shows Arbery jogging around a truck. At one point, Arbery is seen struggling with a man who exited the vehicle carrying a weapon. At least two shots can be heard before Arbery can be seen collapsing to the pavement.

Continue reading Graphic video of 25-year old black man #AhmaudArbery GUNNED down by #GregoryMcMichael & son in GA! [NSFW video]

#NAACP files discrimination suit again #MyrtleBeach, MBPD over #BlackBikeWeek! [details]

NAACP leaders discuss _Operation Bike Week Justice_

The NAACP is finally taking ACTION against Myrtle Beach and the Myrtle Beach Police department!

[via WMBF News]
The NAACP has filed a race discrimination lawsuit against the City of Myrtle Beach and the Myrtle Beach Police Department, claiming discrimination against African-American tourists during Memorial Day Bikefest, also known as “Black Bike Week.”

The lawsuit filing was announced during a news conference Tuesday morning, alleging there are “stark differences in the treatment of African-American bikers during Black Bike Week compared to the treatment of majority-White bikers during Harley Week.”

[You can watch the full news conference BELOW] Continue reading #NAACP files discrimination suit again #MyrtleBeach, MBPD over #BlackBikeWeek! [details]