12/29/14 from #pointergate to #chargemetoo

MOA-Protest

“I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality… I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.”

~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

 If Mall of America Charges Organizers of #BlackLivesMatter, Then #Chargemetoo

What I won’t be celebrating this year by Chris Kluwe

Bloomberg Business Week – Is It Legal to Crack Down on #BlackLivesMatter Protest Leaders?

The UpTake – Clergy Tell Bloomington To Charge Them, Too, In #BlackLivesMatter Protest

MPR News – City attorney to file charges ‘to make an example’ of MOA protest organizers

KMSP-TV FOX 9 – Bloomington city attorney may charge MOA protesters

CityPages – Black Lives Matter Protesters: “We Should Have Attention Brought to the Issues of Inequality in Minnesota” [Video]

“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.”

~Martin Luther King, Jr.

Following ‘Black Lives Matter’ Mall of America Protest, City Launches ‘Attack’ on Alleged Leaders

MPLS Business Journal – Lush backs employees who supported protesters at Mall of America, sees sales boost

#Ferguson protesters and community leaders “call to action” on this day of Thanksgiving

Huffington Post –  New York City Council Members Demonstrate After Eric Garner Decision

The Grio – Obama requests $263 million for body cameras and police training

Mediaite – Stewart Adds #Pointergate to ‘Innocent Things Black People Do That Look Suspicious’

Critical Mass Progress – CI: Undercurrents of #Pointergate

“Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.”

~ Martin Luther King, Jr.