Black Lives Matter Minnesota Rallies In Support Of George Floyd At State Capitol, Issues 12 DemandsAt the Minnesota State Capitol Friday, activists held a rally in support of George Floyd during the trial of Derek Chauvin.
Business Owners Near George Floyd Memorial Say Recent Violence Is Costing ThemTwo business owners believe their stores are suffering from a lack of customers because of the recent violence.
BLM Minneapolis Facebook Page Restored After Brief ShutdownThe Facebook page for Black Lives Matter Minneapolis was briefly deactivated Tuesday for violating the social networking site's terms and community standards. The group said that Facebook unpublished their page after they shared posts about a St. Paul officer who, on Facebook, left comments encouraging people to drive into protesters on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Man Fired After Posting Racist Comment To BLM FacebookA man was fired from a St. Paul company after allegedly sending a racist comment to Black Lives Matter – Minneapolis over Facebook.
12 BLM Demonstrators Arrested After MOA, MSP ProtestsProtesters with Black Lives Matter gathered briefly in the rotunda at Mall of America before moving outside and boarding the Blue Line Light Rail Train. They then got off at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport in an attempt to shut it down.
4 Things To Know: BLM At MOA, Trump And Clinton, Mistletoe & MoreFrom Black Lives Matter demonstrating at Mall of America to holiday cards and mistletoe, here's a look at the four stories to know about for Wednesday, Dec. 22.
Judge Expected To Rule On MOA Lawsuit Against BLMWe should know more soon on whether or not a Hennepin County judge will grant the Mall of America's request to keep protesters off mall property on Wednesday.
Black Lives Matter Minneapolis: 8 Activists Sued By MOAEight activists with Black Lives Matter Minneapolis have been sued by Mall Of America, according to the group. Black Lives Matter Minneapolis said that Mall of America has targeted four activists and four "John Does" with a temporary restraining order, as well as requiring them to delete any social media posts encouraging a the upcoming demonstration at the mega mall.
Protests Demanding Justice For Jamar Clark Planned Friday, SaturdayA number of protests and demonstrations are planned during the next few days in the name of the man who was fatally shot by Minneapolis police last month. More than 1,000 protesters may march and rally on Saturday over the death of Jamar Clark, who died during a confrontation with two police officers in north Minneapolis.
Black Lives Matter Protesters Plan To Return To MOA Next WeekBlack Lives Matter will return to Mall of America next week unless they "get #Justice4Jamar", group organizers announced Thursday.
Protesters Call For Harsher Charges Against 4th Precinct ShootersAttorneys for three men accused in a shooting that wounded five black men demonstrating outside a Minneapolis police precinct are denying their clients are racist and downplaying evidence. A fourth man accused of firing the shots Nov. 23, Allen Scarsella, didn't speak at Tuesday's court appearance.
Officials Call For End To 4th Precinct Occupation, Protesters Vow To StayCity and community leaders are saying "enough is enough" and are calling for protesters to end their encampment of the 4th Precinct on Minneapolis’ north side.
Atty's Office Gets More Time To Charge Protest Shooting SuspectsThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office says they have been granted more time to make a charging decision involving four men arrested in connection with the shooting of Minneapolis protesters Monday night. County Attorney Mike Freeman says a Hennepin County District Court judge has given his office until Monday to formally charge ...
BLM: 4th Precinct Occupation Will Continue Despite ShootingsA leader from Black Lives Matter Minneapolis addressed the media Tuesday afternoon to announce the re-commitment of protesters at the 4th Precinct after five protesters were shot late Monday night by three masked men. A BLM spokeswoman says Minneapolis police did not take earlier threats from white supremacists seriously, and instead chose to use chemical irritants on citizen journalists and make disparaging comments to demonstrators
Civil Rights Groups Says It’s Gathered 70,000 Signatures For The Release Of VideoA national civil rights group says it’s amassed nearly 70,000 signatures demanding that leaders in Minnesota release video of the Jamar Clark shooting.