Saturday, December 30, 2017

Erica Garner dies at 27



Black Lives Matter activist Erica Garner passed away today after suffering an asthma and heart attack which left her in a coma. She was the daughter of Eric Garner who was killed when a police officer placed a choke hold on him causing him to suffocate and get a heart attack.  The officer was later acquited which led to Garner's daughter becoming an activist against police brutality.  Many were shocked at her death including former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. He took to Twitter to offer his condolences.  Others were not so humane. Many from the alt-right movement posted hateful and even celebratory comments after learning of the death of the Black Lives Matter activist. 

Regardless of her views, she was a human being who tried to do the right thing after her father was killed. May she rest in peace. 


































Source:

https://www.aol.com/article/news/2017/12/30/activist-erica-garner-daughter-of-eric-garner-is-dead-at-27-1/23320133/


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