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Kevin Durant: 'At This Point, I Really Don't Know What to Say' About Police Shootings

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Monday's Brooklyn Nets at Minnesota Timberwolves game was postponed after Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, was shot and killed by Kim Potter, a white...
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Live Blog: Group gathers in Sacramento to protest Daunte Wright's police shooting death

Live Blog: Group gathers in Sacramento to protest Daunte Wright's police shooting death

1 month ago   |   By KCRA

Roughly 100 people gathered in downtown Sacramento on Tuesday night in protest of a Minneapolis-area police shooting that killed a 20-year-old Black man.
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Protesters rally outside Minnesota police station 2 days after killing of Daunte Wright, driven back by wall of cops

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

It appeared that several people were detained, but no official reports were clear as of Tuesday night.
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Dozens gather in Chicago to protest killing of Daunte Wright

Dozens gather in Chicago to protest killing of Daunte Wright

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Dozens of people marched around downtown Chicago on Tuesday to express solidarity with the family of Daunte Wright, a Minnesota man fatally shot by police officer during a traffic stop.
The protesters carried signs and chanted the names of Wright, George Floyd, Laquan McDonald, Breonna Taylor and others fatally shot by police. Demonstrators also said they wanted to raise awareness of what they said is an urgent need to hold police accountable.
Lamar Whitfield of the No More Foundation, organized in the wake of George Floyd's killing by a police officer in Minneapolis, said by...
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Andrew Yang heckled, called ‘pro-cop,' during NYC Daunte Wright protest

Andrew Yang heckled, called ‘pro-cop,' during NYC Daunte Wright protest

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Mayoral hopeful Andrew Yang was heckled and called “pro-cop” during a Tuesday night New York City bike ride protest into the police killing of Daunte Wright. The Democratic candidate rode with roughly 150 cyclists from the Barclays Center into Lower Manhattan via the Brooklyn Bridge before he was confronted. Mayoral candidate Andrew Yang participating in...
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Police deploy tear gas & flashbangs against crowd of Daunte Wright protesters outside Brooklyn Center precinct

Police deploy tear gas & flashbangs against crowd of Daunte Wright protesters outside Brooklyn Center precinct

1 month ago   |   By RT

Police in the Minneapolis suburb of Brooklyn Center once again used teargas and flash-bang grenades to disperse a crowd of Black Lives Matter activists protesting the shooting of Daunte Wright.
For the third night in a row, protesters rallied outside the police station, chanting Wright's name and “Black Lives Matter,” as police sought to disperse the “unlawful assembly.”
Current scene here in BrooklynCenter Police try and break up the protesters for DaunteWright with tear gas and flash bangs pic.twitter.com/DJjKCwpMnI - Lisa Bennatan April 14, 2021
A stubborn crowd rallied outside the...
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For Third Night After Daunte Wright's Killing, Protesters Rally Outside Brooklyn Park Police Department

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - For the third night in a row, people gathered outside of the Brooklyn Center Police Department Tuesday to protest the police killing of 20-year-old Daunte Wright.
People are passing out hand warmers, PPE and snacks to the crowd at the JusticeForDaunteWright rally/march pic.twitter.com/saWLkNT4nw
- Erin Hassanzadeh WCCO April 13, 2021
The officer who fatally shot Wright during a traffic stop Sunday afternoon, Kim Potter, resigned from the department Tuesday , as did Police Chief Tim Gannon.
Washington County Attorney Pete Orput, who has been asked to handle potential...
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