Civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson poses for a portrait during the “End Racism Rally” on the 50th anniversary of the assissination of civil rights leader Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in Washington. April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Black Lives Matter Leader May Face Trial for Actions of Anonymous Protester

August 8, 2019 A prominent Black Lives Matter activist, DeRay Mckesson, might go on trial for injuries sustained by a police officer during a protest in Baton Rouge, Louisiana even though he wasn’t present when the injury was sustained.  Mckesson attended a Black Lives Matter protest on July 9, 2016, following the death of Alton Sterling who was shot and[Read More…]

July 18, 2019 Assembly, Below the Fold, Protest