Posts Tagged ‘Blacklivesmatter’

Vocal Voice In The #BlackLivesMatter Campaign –#OluwatoyinSalau– Raped, Found Dead At 19

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 16, 2020
An increase in tragedies linked to African Americans is continuously fanning the flames of the #BlackLivesMatter protest, initially triggered by the death of George Floyd, and fed by tragic deaths of black Americans— including Breonna Taylor, Sandra Bland,Na’kia Crawford, Priscilla Slater, Dominique Rem’mie Fells, Pamela Turner,Janet Wilson— and the latest victim, Oluwatoyin Salau. Oluwatoyin Salau, […]

#BLM: A Dive Into The Movement Shaking America — What Ten Days Of Sustained Protests Have Accomplished

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 9, 2020
What Triggered BLM? The anti-racism protests spread like wildfire nationwide,  after the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man arrested for trying to use a counterfeit 20-dollar bill. Floyd’s death was like a fresh cut to an already festering wound, increasing the ire against unfair black killings at the hands of white supremacists, with […]