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NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace to Drive Black Lives Matter Car in Martinsville Race

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Bubba Wallace has taken the lead with Black Lives Matter support in NASCAR with other racers and legends getting behind the movement. Wallace is taking a step further and plans to have the phrase “Black Lives Matter” painted onto his racecar for Wednesday’s race in Martinsville. The new car detail comes after Wallace voiced support […]

I Can’t Breathe: Eric Garner Killed By NYPD Four Years Ago Today

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On July 19, 2014, unarmed Staten Island resident Eric Garner was taken down to the ground by police officers, and eventually died after an officer applied an outlawed chokehold known as the “seat belt.” Daniel Pantaleo, who is white, put Garner in the lethal chokehold, which is banned under NYPD policy. The heavyset Garner, who […]

Only 14 Days in 2017 Didn’t Include Someone Getting Killed by Police

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A 2017 map of police violence was published on policeviolencereport.org, and it proves that there were only 14 days of the year that didn’t include someone getting gunned down by police. 14. The publication compiled data from “media reports, obituaries, public records, and databases like Fatal Encounters and the WashingtonPost.” The analysis was created to […]