We demand a federal investigation of the killing of Tamir Rice

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We are in solidarity with the family of Tamir Rice and want to join with his mother Samaria Rice in stating: "We mourn for Tamir, and for all of the black people who have been killed by the police without justice. In our view, this process demonstrates that race is still an extremely troubling and serious problem in our country and the criminal-justice system."

We also wish to express our heartfelt support for her declaration: "I don't want my child to have died for nothing and I refuse to let his legacy or his name be ignored. We will continue to fight for justice for him, and for all families who must live with the pain that we live with."



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Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
12233 1 year ago mahita massaro freiburg, ot , DE
12232 1 year ago Rachel Brooks snohomish, WA , US
12231 1 year ago Monika Gosteli-Gyger Galmiz, ot , CH
12230 1 year ago Jacque Lefler Sebastopol, CA , US
12229 1 year ago Phil Goldsmith Portland, OR , US
12228 1 year ago Gail Gray Crystal Lake , IL , US
12227 1 year ago Tiana Brachel Cartersville, GA , US
12226 1 year ago Anonymous Fairway, KS , US
12225 1 year ago alfredo ciano Naples, ot , IT Justice , Justice , Justice !!!
12224 1 year ago David Willett Fallbrook, CA , US
12223 1 year ago bryn lehman Pahoa, HI , US
12222 1 year ago Jasper Dionisio Englewood, NJ , US
12221 1 year ago S Slayton Kent, WA , US If not now, WHEN?
12220 1 year ago Donna Jay Kitchener, ON , CA
12219 1 year ago David Morais METAIRIE, LA , US
12218 1 year ago Nancy Wall Tucson, AZ , US The death of this child is a tragedy that should never have happened. Do not ignore it. We need a federal investigation.
12217 1 year ago MERCY Jean-Marie VERDUN, ot , GB
12216 1 year ago Paula Suarez-Lopez Barcelona, ot , ES
12215 1 year ago Mary Thiel Portland, OR , US
12214 1 year ago Carlos Felipe Alvarez Gijon, ot , ES
12213 1 year ago Hans Nilsen Bodø, ot , NO
12212 1 year ago Margaret S. Maurin Bryn Mawr, PA , US
12211 1 year ago Aditi Tombs Curtis Paimpont, ot , GB
12210 1 year ago Anonymous Toronto, ON , CA
12209 1 year ago Keri German London, ot , GB
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Background:
> Issac Bailey, CNN: Why Not More Outrage Over Tamir Rice Killing?
> Mumia Abu Jamal:
When a Child Dies
> Terrell Starr, The Independent:
The Tamir Rice decision shows that in America, black people are just accidents waiting to happen to white cops