Saturday November 1, 2014
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BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | Ferguson, MO | 8/12/14
On Aug. 9, Michael Brown was murdered by the police in Ferguson, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis. The African-American youth was only 18 years old.
BY Fernando Figueroa | Jacksonville, Fl | 7/29/14
More than 20 people gathered at Chamblin's Uptown, a bookstore and coffee shop, July 27, to attend a Jacksonville Progressive Coalition's (JPC) educational event where a panel discussed Angela Corey's war on Black women.
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 2/28/14
Dozens of students at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee rallied on campus to protest racial injustice and racial profiling, February 26, the second anniversary of the murder of Trayvon Martin.
BY David Hungerford | Newark, NJ | 2/27/14
The People’s Organization for Progress held a march here, Feb. 26, to commemorate the second anniversary of the murder of Trayvon Martin.
BY Fernando Figueroa | Jacksonville, FL | 2/16/14
The steps of the Duval County Courthouse were filled with protesters and community members on Saturday, February 15.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 2/06/14
About 15 protesters assembled outside of the Duval County Courthouse, Feb. 6, as jurors heard opening statements in the first degree murder trial of Michael Dunn, the racist killer of 17-year-old African American youth Jordan Davis.
BY Dave Schneider | Jacksonville, FL | 10/31/13
Protesters from across Florida gathered in front of the Duval County Courthouse on October 31 for the first status hearing in the retrial of Marissa Alexander, the 33 year old African American mother who fired a warning shot to fend off her abusive husband.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 10/15/13
On Sept. 26, a Florida appeals court ordered a new trial for Marissa Alexander, the African American mother given a 20-year prison sentence for firing a warning shot to fend off her abusive husband.
BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 8/21/13
Local community activists and the Committee for Community Control of Police held a rally press conference here, August 18, to demand that U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder file charges against George Zimmerman for the murder of Trayvon Martin.
BY staff | San José, CA | 8/07/13
Another protest for demanding justice for Trayvon Martin was held here, Aug. 6.
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