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'Please don't let hate infect your heart': Slain Baton Rouge police officer

In a video , Veda Washington-Abusaleh said, "At the end of the day when these people call these families and they tell them that their daddies and their mamas not coming home no more, I know how they feel because I got the same phone call...

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Black Lives Matter chapter starting up in Savannah

Mounted police led the march along Swanston Street to Federation Square where the protesters staged a sit-in outside Flinders St station, according to the ABC . Two separate Black Lives Matter protests are scheduled for Monday in downtown Syracuse. Some anti-Black groups created on the White House website petition July 6 concerning BLM's growing impact on the communities.

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Baton Rouge gunman visited Dallas one week earlier

That, followed by a second death in Minnesota, sparked protests and a revenge killing of five police officers in Dallas. "This city MUST and WILL get better", Jackson wrote . "So many of our police officers are peaceful - they love their communities, they are fearless, and they are our protectors". "If we come together as a family, peacefully and talk it out, we can fix our problems", said Baton Rouge Police Chief Carl Dabadie, Jr.

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88 per cent Republicans support Trump against Clinton, says survey

The black vote was a critical part of President Barack Obama's two national victories, and no state - perhaps other than Florida - demonstrates why better than OH, where black voters produce troves of Democratic votes in Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati , among a few other smaller cities.

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Dallas Holds First Funerals for Slain Police Officers

Burial services are held for Dallas police Sr. Cpl. Dallas police Senior Cpl. Ahrens was a father of two and husband. Ahrens met his wife Katrina on the job, both of them working for Dallas PD at the time . You weren't alone. I had your back, as you always had ours. A funeral mass was held at the same time for Sergeant Michael Smith. "He wanted them to be strong happy intelligent and well rounded young women".

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Baton Rouge Killer Didn't Make "Ambush" 911 Call, Police Say

The day after five police officers were fatally shot during a protest against police violence in Dallas, Long posted one such video on YouTube. "We may not yet know the motives for this attack, but I want to be clear: There is no justification for violence against law enforcement".