Twin Cities Black Lives Matter Leader Running For State LegislatureA man who helped organize Black Lives Matter protests at the State Fair and the Twin Cities Marathon is now running for office. Rashad Turner announced his candidacy Saturday for the state legislature.
Runners Brace For TC Marathon Protest By Black Lives MatterAs Black Lives Matter Minneapolis said repeatedly on Twitter that they are not responsible and have no role in the Sunday's protest of the Twin Cities Marathon, Black Lives Matters St. Paul offered a very different version of what protesters plan to do.
Black Lives Matter Plans Protest At Twin Cities MarathonThe St. Paul chapter of Black Lives Matter plans to protest at the Twin Cities Marathon. The group says it's planning on "shutting down" the 26.2-mile race on Oct. 4. The rally is designed to disrupt and bring awareness to recent incidents involving St. Paul police and people of color.
Black Lives Matter Plans Sunday Light Rail Shutdown For Vikes Home OpenerVikings fans heading to Sunday's home opener at TCF Bank Stadium may need to leave earlier than they would like. The group Black Lives Matter St. Paul is planning a protest which they say will shut down the light rail. Organizers say Metro Transit police violently arrested a 17-year-old black teenager with autism last month.
Black Lives Matter Protesting Outside Governor's ResidenceThe group Black Lives Matter Saint Paul is planning to protest at the Governor’s Mansion Tuesday. The group said they'll be at the Governor's home at 5 p.m.