Thursday, September 22, 2016

Police Killings Call for Boycotts and Justice

Police Killings from Charlotte to Tulsa Spark Calls for Boycotts and Justice


September 22, 2016

African-American activists and community members gathered in Charlotte, North Carolina on Wednesday to express anger at the police shooting of Keith Scott that spurred mass protests the night before, with some calling for an economic boycott. Meanwhile a witness has come forward saying the 43-year old was shot despite complying with police orders, as the city's mayor called for calm and peace following the overnight violence.

The Real News brings the latest on the police killings of Keith Scott in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Terrance Crutcher in Tulsa, Oklahoma, which took place 95 years after the Tulsa Race Riots

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