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If you’re struggling to figure out how to help right now, here are a few ways to do so:
This petition exists to help find and prosecute the individual who assaulted Belly Mujinga at London Victoria whilst knowingly being infected with COVID-19. This cruel and senseless act of unprovoked violence ultimately likely lead to her death at the hands of this relentless virus and the hospitalisation of her colleague.
A12-year-old Shukri Abdi has drowned in the River Irwell in Greater Manchester. Shukri was last seen in the river – parts of which are 20ft (6m) deep – off Dunster Road, Bury on Thursday. Greater Manchester Police said it was treating what happened as a “tragic incident” and did not believe there were any suspicious circumstances, despite Shukri’s family stating she could not swim and playing by the river was “out of character”.
Sheku Bayoh was detained in police custody in Kircaldy, near Edinburgh, Scotland on Sunday 3 May. He did not leave police custody alive and his friends and family want to know why.
The petition calls on Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey and District Attorney Mike Freeman to arrest and charge all officers involved in Floyd’s death for police malpractice.
Toronto police threw Regis Korchinski-Paquet over her balcony and told multiple news outlets to not cover her death because it was a “suicide”.
A division of the Louisville Police Department performed an illegal, unannounced drug raid on her home. Not a single officer announced themselves before ramming down her door and firing 22 shots, shooting Breonna 8 times, killing her.
Ahmaud Arbery was chased and gunned down by Travis McMichael, son of retired Brunswick investigator Greg McMichael, under the father’s and son’s pretenses of witnessing a burglary in Satilla Shores of Glynn County.
In 1982, Army veteran Willie Simmons was convicted of 1st-degree robbery and sentenced to life without parole for stealing $9. Simmons has spent the last 38 years in prison.
Siyanda Mngaza was racially abused and beaten by a group of people, then wrongfully sentenced to 4 ½ years for defending herself.
The Hands up Act would punish police for shooting unarmed citizens.
If you have the means to donate, the Minnesota Freedom Fund is helping bail out people who are getting arrested while protesting.
Please retweet this thread of tweets with a list of missing people, which won’t get broadcasted on mainstream media.
If you’re struggling to understand the magnitude of this global issue, now’s a good time to reach out to your black friends. Let them know that they are seen and heard. A hashtag or repost just isn’t enough anymore. Here are a few helpful articles on how to be a white ally:
“How White People Can Hold Each Other Accountable to Stop Institutional Racism”
“The Anti-Racist Reading List”
“Black People Need Stronger White Allies—Here’s How You Can Be One”