Posts tagged with "Black Lives Matter protests"

Groups behind Atlanta protests list objectives, call for change

Posted by Decaturish.com July 17, 2016

This story has been updated.¬† By Mariann Martin, contributor¬† After five days of protests, hundreds of signs demanding justice, and thousands of chanting voices, the streets of Atlanta have mostly returned to normal, filled with traffic. For some protesters, life has resumed a daily routine. For the groups that helped organize and lead the protests, […]

Atlanta Mayor asks for restraint from activists ahead of protests in Buckhead

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 11, 2016

Atlanta’s mayor and police chief are asking Black Lives Matter protesters angry at the police to remain peaceful ahead of a planned protest in Buckhead, according to Atlanta INtown. The protest against officer-involved shootings of black men will begin at the Lenox Square MARTA station at 7 p.m. It marks the fifth day of protests […]

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