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Downtown Protest Honors Breonna Taylor; Group Marches at the Pearl

Black Lives Matter protesters in downtown San Antonio dedicated the seventh consecutive day of demonstrations for policing reform to a lesser-known victim of law enforcement violence: Breonna Taylor, who would have celebrated her 27th birthday Friday. While it was the May 25 death of George Floyd that sparked a nationwide wave of protests, nearly 100 […]

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Police Are Dead Because of Black Lives Matter, Dan Patrick Says

The five Dallas police officers killed in July would still be alive if the Black Lives Matter movement didn’t exist, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said Saturday, and he does not regret criticizing protestors for organizing the march against violence that ended in tragedy. Patrick was widely criticized after the deaths when he called protesters […]