IT WASN'T JUST GEORGE FLOYD

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Tamir Rice

AUDIO ON PLZ

Oscar Grant

Samuel DuBose

Sandra Bland

Walter Scott

Trayvon Martin

Ahmaud Arbery 

Breonna Taylor

On 25th May 2020.George
Floyd died of racism.But,
there has been a long list of
those who fell victim to this
and have left us too early.
Remembering a few of them 

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OSCAR GRANT

#1

Oscar Grant III was a 22-year-old
African-American man who was fatally
shot in the early morning hours of New
Year's Day 2009 by BART Police Officer
Johannes Mehserle in Oakland,
California.

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BREONNA TAYLOR

#2

On March 13, 2020, Breonna Taylor, a
26-year-old African American woman,
was fatally shot by Louisville Metro
Police Department officers in her
sleep. 

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TRAVYON MARTIN

#3

Trayvon Benjamin Martin was a 17
year-old African-American teenager
from Miami Gardens, Florida, who was
fatally shot in Sanford, Florida by
George Zimmerman.

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TAMIR RICE

#4

On 22 November 2014 Tamir Rice, a
12-year old boy, was killed in
Cleveland, Ohio by Timothy Loehmann,
a 26-year-old police officer. Rice was
carrying a replica toy Airsoft gun;
Loehmann shot him almost
immediately after arriving on the
scene.

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Ahmaud Arbery

#5

On February 23, 2020, Ahmaud
Marquez Arbery, an unarmed 25-year
old African-American man, was fatally
shot near Brunswick in Glynn County,
Georgia, while jogging on Holmes
Road just before entering its
intersection with Satilla Drive in the
Satilla Shores neighborhood.

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WALTER SCOTT

#6

The shooting of Walter Scott occurred
on April 4, 2015, in North Charleston,
South Carolina, following a daytime
traffic stop for a non-functioning brake
light. Scott, an unarmed black man,
was shot and killed by Michael Slager,
a white North Charleston police officer.

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Samuel DUBOSE

#7

On July 19, 2015, in Cincinnati, Ohio,
Samuel DuBose, an unarmed black
man, was fatally shot by Ray Tensing, a
white University of Cincinnati police
officer, during a traffic stop for a
missing front license plate and a
suspended driver's license. Tensing
fired after DuBose started his car.

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SANDRA BLAND

#8

Sandra Bland was a 28-year-old African
American woman who was found
hanged in a jail cell in Waller County,
Texas, on July 13, 2015, three days
after being arrested during a pretextual
traffic stop. Her death was ruled a
suicide. 

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