10,000 people march to end racial profiling in a movement event

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By Ryan Ngala

[New York]

The people were on the streets of 110th street and 5th avenue to stop the massive police abuse of people of color and to end the city’s “Stop and Frisk” policy.  It was a broad based movement with the support of the NAACP, Communities United for Police Reform and many other community leaders; they all marched to end needless loss the innocent lives of many people who are being victimized by the “Stop and Frisk” practice. Their goal was, once and for all, to show their unity and support and to try to make a difference in the New York neighborhood.

The “End Stop and Frisk March” kicks off with many people holding their posters, banners, and signs high.  Some of the slogans that could be read were:“NYPD: Hands Off The Homeless!”, “NYPD: Hands Off Our Dads!”, “NYPD Keep Your Hands Off Me.”, There were also many others including the posters from the NAACP that read “Stop Racial Profiling End Stop & Frisk” at the front side of the banner, and in the back, the poster showed three well known faces of people who have been stopped and frisked by the NYPD police: their names were Trayvon Martin, Sean Bell and Amadou Diallo.

As the protesters kept on walking, many had refreshments and bottled water just to cool themselves from the summer heat, It was a silent march, and as they started to walk on 5th Avenue, there was reverence among the marchers. So they started walking downtown and there was some talking going on here and there as they began to enjoy a wonderful time being out there for a good cause.

The march route covered 31 blocks; once and a while, the marchers stopped because of traffic ahead, but otherwise they continued to their destination.

During that time they kept walking until they arrived at the block of 5th avenue and 80th Street. At that point, some of marchers and onlookers began chanting, and they started to gather in the front of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, but some of the marchers and protesters signal to the chanters to hush because it was a silent march, Soon all the marchers continued on their way.


The Death Of Trayvon Martin

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By Ryan Ngala

Since the February 26th, shooting of Trayvon Martin in which George Zimmerman shot & killed him at the scene of Sanford,FL  because he see him as suspicious when he was also carrying just skittles & an iced tea as he was returning from a convenience store.

As nationwide stood at the center of their attention and of whether George Zimmerman should be arrested of the killing of Trayvon Martin, now Trayvon Martin’s parents demands justice as George Zimmerman considers himself being bail of $150,000 dollars as he apologizes on Friday during a hearing in court as he says “I wanted to say I am sorry for the loss of your son. I did not know how old he was. I thought he was a little bit younger than I am. I did not know if he was armed or not” as he spoke for the first time about the shooting as he’s being charged with second-degree murder as well as many supporters from New York & from across the world.

During the incident as it occur the trayvon martin’s parents explains why he could’ve have died since the releases of the 911 tapes George Zimmerman, who was not arrested after the shooting, is identified by police as the person who confronted Martin. But Zimmerman said it was Trayvon Martin who hurt him but the video which was contain by ABC News doesn’t show any evidence of George Zimmerman being beating or anything like that at all it was just a lied but other than that George Zimmerman will not be released today as NBC News has confirmed.