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More protests expected after funeral of Brooklyn man shot by police

as a woman of color it has been incredibly impactful on my life that in most times and places in history, I have no rights as a person. I would never been considered fully human. There are people who have never thought about that.

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With the weight of the world's conscience behind outrage over the death and non-conviction, now you begin to see why there is a problem. If there is no fear of public perception, if there is no fear of repercussion in the brightest of media spotlight--what chance do individuals on dark streets have of being safe? Of having justice?

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Eric Garner and Tamir Rice among those missing from FBI record of police killings

Previously unpublished data revealing only 224 of 18,000 US law enforcement agencies reported fatal shootings in 2014 sheds new light on flawed system

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Eric Garner’s death ruled a homicide: NYC medical examiner

Eric Garner died in Staten Island on July 17 after police placed him in a chokehold. His death was ruled a homicide Friday.

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Cory Booker had the best reaction to the Eric Garner case—22 years ago

Cory Booker had the best reaction to the Eric Garner case—22 years ago - Quartz

The American Justice System Is Not Broken

In July, New York police officer Daniel Pantaleo choked unarmed black man Eric Garner to death, in broad daylight, while a bystander caught it on video. That is what American police do. Yesterday, despite the video, despite an NYPD prohibition of exactly the sort of chokehold Pantaleo used, and despite the New York City medical examiner ruling the death a homicide, a Staten Island grand jury declined even to indict Pantaleo. That is what American grand juries do.

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Thousands of police brutality protesters rally at Mall of America

Protesting police brutality: Protesters at the Mall of America wore face masks saying, 'I can't breathe' to protest the police brutality against Eric Garner

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Viewpoint: Why Eric Garner was blamed for dying

Eric Garner pictured in a family photo. In the wake of several high-profile cases involving black Americans killed after encounters with the police, writers Stacey Patton and David J Leonard examine why blame is often shifted to the deceased

'I can't breathe': Eric Garner put in chokehold by NYPD officer – video

'I can't breathe': innocent Eric Garner was put in a choke hold for no obvious reason, Garner told the officer he could not breathe and moments later died. The officer was not indicted for his wrongful actions. In my eyes this is a form of lynching clear as day.

NYPD Commissioner orders all 35,000 cops to be retrained in using force after death of Eric Garner following arrest chokehold

NYPD Commissioner orders all 35,000 cops to be retrained in using force after death of Eric Garner following arrest chokehold( MR. GARNER WE WON'T LET THIS GO..)