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#LaquanMcDonald protests continue on #BlackFridayLivesMatter

The surge of protest activity in the wake of the release of the video of the killing of Laquan McDonald continues on so-called Black Friday: Both the Chicago Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression and Rainbow PUSH have announced Downtown protest events for the morning of November 27th.

#LaquanMcDonald activists rally to free arrested student Malcolm London

Five were arrested amid the Laquan McDonald protests that swept downtown Chicago on November 24th. One of the arrestees, local poet and student Malcolm London faced dubious felony charges until activists rallied to his defense and got the charges dropped on the afternoon of November 25th.

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