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Erica Garner, Daughter of Police Brutality Victim Eric Garner, Dead at 27

Erica Garner, Daughter of Police Brutality Victim Eric Garner, Dead at 27

Erica Garner, the daughter of police brutality victim Eric Garner, who died in 2014 after a New York City police officer restrained him using an illegal chokehold, passed away on Saturday morning at
Black Lives Matter activist Erica Garner dies at 27

Black Lives Matter activist Erica Garner dies at 27

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Black Lives Matter icon Eric Garner’s daughter dies at 27

Black Lives Matter icon Eric Garner’s daughter dies at 27

The daughter of Black Lives Matter icon Eric Garner has died after a weeklong hospital stay following a heart attack.
Black Lives Matter activist Erica Garner, 27, dies after heart attack

Black Lives Matter activist Erica Garner, 27, dies after heart attack

Erica became an activist against police brutality after her father's death.
Erica Garner, activist and daughter of Eric Garner, has passed away

Erica Garner, activist and daughter of Eric Garner, has passed away

It’s sad news today. We’re devastated to report that social justice activist Erica Garner has died at the age of 27. After her…
Erica Garner, Activist and Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at 27

Erica Garner, Activist and Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at 27

Erica Garner in 2016. She rose to prominence as an activist after the death of her father, Eric Garner, became a flashpoint in the national debate over police brutality.
Erica Garner, Activist and Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at 27

Erica Garner, Activist and Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at 27

Erica Garner in 2016. She rose to prominence as an activist after the death of her father, Eric Garner, became a flashpoint in the national debate over police brutality.

Sunday Reading: Women of the Year

Revisit pieces about the empowerment of women from The New Yorker’s archives, by Margaret Talbot, Sheelah Kolhatkar, Jia Tolentino, and more.
Baltimore Residents Blaming Murder Increase on Lack of Police After BLM Protesters Demanded Pullback

Baltimore Residents Blaming Murder Increase on Lack of Police After BLM Protesters Demanded Pullback

African American residents of Baltimore, Maryland, are now blaming a lower police presence for the city's soaring murder rate despite three years of Black Lives Matter activists insisting that police
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Urged to Scrap Obama-Era ‘Black Lives Matter’ School Discipline Policy

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Urged to Scrap Obama-Era ‘Black Lives Matter’ School Discipline Policy

Civil rights and education experts say signs are pointing to the Trump administration education department’s finally getting around to rethinking the Obama-era “guidance” on school discipline that
Wish You Were Here: Afropunk Was the New Year’s Eve Party We All Wanted to Attend

Wish You Were Here: Afropunk Was the New Year’s Eve Party We All Wanted to Attend

#HolidayEnvy is real, y’all: While the mercury is barely cracking zero degrees in many American cities, it is summer in South Africa, and we can’t think of a better way to ring in 2018 than with the
Witness: Russian Probe Grand Jury Like Something Out of a ‘Black Lives Matter Rally’

Witness: Russian Probe Grand Jury Like Something Out of a ‘Black Lives Matter Rally’

A witness with knowledge of the Russian probe says participants in the grand jury look like a "Bernie Sanders rally" or something taken from a "Black Lives Matter rally in Berkeley."
Witness: Robert Mueller’s Federal Grand Jury Looks Like Black Lives Matter Rally

Witness: Robert Mueller’s Federal Grand Jury Looks Like Black Lives Matter Rally

So it turns out that special counsel Robert Mueller might be a secret Hotep who is an ally of the nation of Wakanda as the supporters of President Donald Trump are tight after learning that Mueller’s
The Caucasity of Outrage Because Erica Garner’s Family Won’t Talk to White Journalists

The Caucasity of Outrage Because Erica Garner’s Family Won’t Talk to White Journalists

After the death of Erica Garner, the 27-year-old daughter of police-brutality victim Eric Garner, many people who were aware of her activism were left with a sense of loss. Others, including some of
Ohio Police Officer Who Killed John Crawford III Claims There Was ‘Imminent Threat’

Ohio Police Officer Who Killed John Crawford III Claims There Was ‘Imminent Threat’

It’s been well over three years since John Crawford III was killed in an Ohio Walmart store while holding an air rifle, browsing though merchandise and chatting on the phone.Read more...
Why remembering Erica Garner is as important as remembering her father

Why remembering Erica Garner is as important as remembering her father

On December 30th, daughter, mother, and civil rights activist Erica Garner passed away after suffering brain damage following a heart attack. She…
Painting the Pain and Beauty of Black Life

Painting the Pain and Beauty of Black Life

Artist Nina Chanel Abney's simultaneous gallery shows were down the street from each other and a world apart.
Iran’s Khamenei Tweets Black Lives Matter Hashtag to Attack U.S.

Iran’s Khamenei Tweets Black Lives Matter Hashtag to Attack U.S.

The Islamic Republic of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei evoked the radical Black Lives Matter movement last week in a tweet slamming the United States for committing supposed "oppression"
The U.S. Tried To Get Cute on Iran But Were Promptly Rebuffed by the Russians Who Asked About Black Lives Matter

The U.S. Tried To Get Cute on Iran But Were Promptly Rebuffed by the Russians Who Asked About Black Lives Matter

The old adage, “when you point the finger, you have three pointing back at you” rang true in the United Nations on Friday, as the U.S. Ambassador and former Republican governor of South Carolina,

Mark Ulriksen’s “In Creative Battle”

The San Francisco-based artist Mark Ulriksen discusses the inspiration for “In Creative Battle,” his cover for this week’s issue of The New Yorker.
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