Tuesday August 4, 2020
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BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 8/25/15
The Chicago August 29 demonstration to stop police crimes and to establish community control over the police is nothing short of a historic step forward for the movement against racist discrimination and national oppression, and an advance in the fight for freedom, equally and liberation.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 8/23/15
The Chicago Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression (CAARPR) is calling for a march on August 29 to demand civilian control of the police. They have written legislation to create a Civilian Police Accountability Council (CPAC), elected by the voters. Fight Back! interviewed Frank Chapman, Field Organizer of the Alliance, about the fight against police crimes, the march in August and CPAC.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 8/14/15
On August 8, activists in Jacksonville staged two demonstrations tied to the Black Lives Matter movement. I
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 8/13/15
More than 50 people representing 20 different organizations gathered August 12, to make final plans for the August 29 march to stop police crimes.
BY staff | Arlington, TX | 8/11/15
On August 10, Mothers Against Police Brutality held a vigil for Christian Taylor outside the police department here. About 100 people attended.
BY Loretta VanPelt | St. Paul, MN | 8/11/15
Over 300 people gathered in here, August 10, in a show of solidarity with the people of Ferguson, Missouri and to remember the one-year anniversary of the death of Michael Brown at the hands of the police.
BY Fabian Van Onzin | Hempstead, TX | 8/10/15
Over 300 people gathered on August 9 in front of Waller County Jail, where Sandra Bland was murdered last month.
BY Angelique Fullwood | Chicago, IL | 8/09/15
On August 8, about 100 people marched to stop police crimes at the historic Bud Billiken Parade.
BY Stephanie Taylor | Minneapolis, MN | 8/05/15
Over 200 protesters marched here, July 31, demanding justice for Sandra Bland.
BY Fernando Figueroa | Jacksonville, FL | 7/29/15
Over 100 activists and community members gathered here, July 26, to honor Sandra Bland.
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