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Ari Melber on police shootings continuing at same rate after Trump administration and BLM protests [Video]

Police are killing Americans at the same rate in 2021 as they did in 2020, when the murder of George Floyd sparked major protests. MSNBC’s Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber reports on police killings over the past year, and discusses three factors for why the rate of force has not budged — and how to change that. (This is an excerpt of a longer special report.)

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Hands Up | Official Trailer [Video]

After his cousin is shot and killed by a white police officer in Chicago and Black Lives Matter protests spread across the city, a black inner city teen desperately fights for a way out of the most notorious murder capital of America.Cast: Laroyce Hawkins, Kris D. Lofton, Jamal Woolard, Jermaine JohnsonAvailable in THEATERS, on DIGITAL and ON DEMAND, September 3rd

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Black Lives Matter – Justice Ride X [Video]

After the tragic death of George Floyd on May 25, 2020 the whole United States was took over by Black Lives Matter protests in fight for Equality and Justice. That was the beginning of a turbulent summer 2020 where New York City experienced hundreds of protests and NYPD was criticized for its brutality. Every Saturday there was a bike protest riding through different boroughs and chanting “Black Lives Matter”. This Justice Ride started in Financial District and thousands of cyclists, dressed in green, launched a peaceful ride through Manhattan and finished their protest at dusk in Brooklyn.

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Protest and Activism

Black Lives Matter – Justice Ride X [Video]

After the tragic death of George Floyd on May 25, 2020 the whole United States was took over by Black Lives Matter protests in fight for Equality and Justice. That was the beginning of a turbulent summer 2020 where New York City experienced hundreds of protests and NYPD was criticized for its brutality. Every Saturday there was a bike protest riding through different boroughs and chanting “Black Lives Matter”. This Justice Ride started in Financial District and thousands of cyclists, dressed in green, launched a peaceful ride through Manhattan and finished their protest at dusk in Brooklyn.