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RSS FeedsThe Black Lives Matter movement`s stand with Palestinians has a history
(WorldNews Asia)

 
 

1 july 2020 12:24:06

 
The Black Lives Matter movement`s stand with Palestinians has a history
(WorldNews Asia)
 


It is common to think of Black Lives Matter as a single group when it isn`t; it is a movement. Indeed, it is a movement for Black liberation which first erupted in response to police brutality in 2014, following the killing of two African Americans: Mike Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and Eric Garner in New York City. The demonstrations which followed those two killings drew on the social media hashtag #BlackLivesMatter which had originated the year before, with the acquittal of George Zimmerman for the murder of Black teen Trayvon Martin in Florida. In 2014 and 2015, Black Lives Matter became a national phenomenon in the US, with demonstrations all over the country. Solidarity protests then...


 
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