“Black Lives Matter not Black Friday”

#BlackLivesMatter #NotBlackFriday #BlackLivesMatterFriday

Reporting San Diego

Photos Nadin and Tom Abbott

Video: Tom Abbott


Nov 27, 2915 (San Diego) It was cold, but the morning rain had passed. Slowly the came, about 50 people, black, white, Hispanic, for the now yearly black lives matter demonstration on black Friday. The demonstrators want to point out those who died at the hands of law enforcement. They want to point out that black lives are just as valuable as other lives.

Rayne Ibarra-Brown of the University of San Diego, gave a good history of the Black Lives Matter movement. We are embedding to the video.

Among the speakers was Alyahe Ali-McCall. Her cousin, was Anthony Ashford, who died on Oct 27 in an officer involved shooting. The Officer involved was a Harbor Police 9 year veteran. Ashford was 29 years old.


Ali-McCall spoke of the pain of losing her cousin and how tomorrow the family, who is from northern…

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