This Weekends Protests Against Police Brutality
List of protests against the killing of George Floyd, police brutality and racial injustices.
As with recent weekends, there are several protests against police brutality and racial injustice planned in the Milwaukee area over this holiday weekend. Urban Milwaukee will add to this list throughout the weekend.
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TBA: Independence Day Protest Block Party. Organized by Frank Nitty at a location near N. 39th Street and W. Hampton Avenue.
10:00 a.m.: “Moment of Mourning” Event and Community March. March starts at Unity Gospel House of Prayer, 1747 N. 12th St. Organized by Raising the Bar, Unity Gospel House of Prayer and local college students.
3 p.m.: Wee Chalk Your Walk Capitol Heights MKE! Will meet at Marshall High School at the corner of N. 60th Street and W. Hope Avenue. Organized by the Black Educators Caucus MKE.
1 p.m.: Black LGBTQ Womxn’s March will meet in Cathedral Square Park. Sign making will begin at 11 a.m. and the march will commence at 3 p.m. Organized by Solana Patterson-Ramos, Audrey Moore, Ashe Elle, Aari Nicole and Dailen Harris.
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- Evers Reflects on Year of Pandemic, Protests - Shawn Johnson - Dec 28th, 2020
- The Year of the National Guard - Jenny Peek - Dec 28th, 2020
- Baldwin Questions U.S. Marshall’s Role in Tosa Protests - Isiah Holmes - Dec 19th, 2020
- Op Ed: Vote No on COPS Grant - Markasa Tucker - Dec 18th, 2020
- People’s Revolution Marks 200 Days of Protest - Graham Kilmer - Dec 15th, 2020
- Supervisor Clancy Applauds Activists on 200th Day of Protests - Sup. Ryan Clancy - Dec 14th, 2020
- The “Molotov Cocktail” That Wasn’t - Jeramey Jannene - Oct 23rd, 2020
- City Hall: Police Chief, Alderman Fight Over Use of Canines - Jeramey Jannene - Oct 23rd, 2020
- Will BLM Movement Sway State Voters? - Bridgit Bowden - Oct 20th, 2020
- City Hall: Community Groups Propose Changes - Jeramey Jannene - Oct 19th, 2020
Read more about 2020 Racial Justice Protests here