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#ENDSARS: Nigerians protest police brutality

Grace Fassio, Staff Reporter November 5, 2020

On Saturday, Oct. 3, a video of a Nigerian Police Force Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) officer robbing and killing a young man went viral. Young Nigerians immediately took to social media to spread...

Anti-violence and the Black Lives Matter movement

Ava Liponis, Columnist October 22, 2020

The 1960s Black Power activist formerly known as H. Rap Brown once said that violence is “as American as cherry pie.” Black Lives Matter protests in June and July were sites of alarming acts of violence....

Black and Asian Identities and Police Brutality

Peggy Li, Opinion Editor February 22, 2018

Although it’s been about two years, I still remember reading about the shooting of Akai Gurley, the indictment of the police officer Peter Liang and the outrage from the Chinese-American community who...

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