#Blacklivesmatter: A New Generation of US Civil Rights Activists (2015) ($3)

BlackLivesMatter: A new generation of civil rights activists emerging from racism and violence in the USA. Following Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009, many Americans predicted the end of racial inequality in the United States. But as black communities continue to be torn apart by violence, America remains a country divided. Taking cues from their forefathers in the 1950s, a new generation of civil rights activists has emerged from the bloodshed, determined to have their voices heard in the fight for racial equality. ​"Witnesses say he was beaten from this side of the street all the way to that side. He was screaming for help, but none of those animals stopped"​,​ explains Tawanda Jones tearfully. Her brother Tyrone was killed by police, in what she says was a ​​"brutal murder"... read more
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