Recent Streetsblog USA posts about Civil Rights

The Right to Peaceful Assembly vs. the “Right” to Convenient Motoring

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Demonstrations against┬ápolice brutality┬áspilled onto streets and highways in American cities this weekend, with protesters stopping traffic in Baton Rouge, Memphis, St. Paul, Los Angeles, and Oakland. NPR reports 102 people were arrested in St. Paul and another 120 in Baton Rouge, including prominent Black Lives Matter organizer DeRay Mckesson, who was arrested while walking along […]