Sister of man who died in police custody to speak at virtual anti-racism rally

The sister of a man who died in police custody is to speak at a virtual anti-racism protest and rally organised by the STUC calling for justice for her brother.

The union said it fully understands the depth of anger and desire to show solidarity that is moving people to attend a physical Black Lives Matter rally in Glasgow on Sunday, but cannot advise people to attend due to the coronavirus threat.

Instead it plans to hold a virtual rally on the fifth anniversary of the burial of...
source: Windsor Observer

2020-06-06 20:47
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