• Dwynell Roland on the community's response to the death of George Floyd: ‘Police brutality should never exist'

    28 days ago - By The Current

    This past week on The Local Show, we heard from local artists who have been impacted by the killing of George Floyd. Minnesota rapper Dwynell Roland shared a message with The Current's Local Show listeners on Sunday regarding this tragedy and the community's response.
    Hey. This is Dwynell Roland. It's a wild time. I would have never thought that anything like this would have happened, especially in the Twin Cities, but we're here. Also, with that being said, I think it's eye-opening to a lot of people. A lot of people meaning people who aren't of color, and really showing reality that...
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  • If You Can't Attend a Protest, Here's How to Help in the Fight Against Racial Injustice

    If You Can't Attend a Protest, Here's How to Help in the Fight Against Racial Injustice

    28 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    Powerful protests in response to the killings of George Floyd , Breonna Taylor , Ahmaud Arbery , and countless other Black Americans continue across the nation, with calls for reform and restitution in the face of police brutality. For many, the past week has served as a swift call to action both on the streets of major cities and at home. For a variety of valid reasons, not everyone may be able to attend a protest in person, but there are still plenty of ways to demand change and aid those in the march for racial justice. Here are a few ideas to get started:
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  • Vybz Kartel Honors George Floyd Calls On Jamaicans To Fight Local Injustice

    28 days ago - By Urban Islandz

    Vybz Kartel is bringing awareness to local justice issues in light of the uproar that has followed the George Floyd
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