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Support for Daunte Wright’s Loved Ones and Community (https://blacklivesmatter.com/)

Justice for Daunte Wright Graphic

There are no accidents in police terror and white supremacy. We say his name. Daunte Wright. Like we’ve seen time and again, peaceful protesters have been met with tear gas and riot gear from police. The police have done nothing but meet a hurting community with violence…

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 His Fence Says 'Black Lives Matter.' His City Says Paint Over It. (Yahoo.com) 

Guillermo Maldonado Pérez with his daughter Lourdes, 7, by a fence painted with a "Black Lives Matter" mural, in West St. Paul, Minn., on April 10, 2021. (Joshua Rashaad McFadden/The New York Times)

Guillermo Maldonado Pérez with his daughter Lourdes, 7, by a fence painted with a "Black Lives Matter" mural, in West St. Paul, Minn., on April 10, 2021. (Joshua Rashaad McFadden/The New York Times)

The colorful mural adorned with hearts, a portrait of a local activist and the words “Black Lives Matter” stands out at a busy intersection in West St. Paul, Minnesota, a community nestled against the Twin Cities. It is a cherished symbol for many Black residents, a site of reflection and pride.

But the city says it must go !

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Fired Buffalo police officer wins lawsuit, will get her pension

Protests on Hertel Avenue

For more than 14 years, fired Buffalo Police Officer Cariol Horne fought to have her dismissal overturned so she could get her full police pension.

Horne was terminated by the city after she said she tried to stop a fellow officer who put a man in a chokehold during a 2006 arrest...  (https://buffalonews.com)