From Spot Where Eric Garner Died, Daughter Says 'I Will Be His Voice Because He Cannot Speak Anymore'

October 12, 2020 0 By HearthstoneYarns

The daughter of one of the men whose recent death at the hands of police has sparked a growing national movement against police brutality and racism led a small, yet poignant march in Staten Island, New York on Thursday night and then laid down in the spot where her father lost his life after he was violently assaulted by officers earlier this year.

“This is the spot … they let an innocent man die, beg for his life, fight for his last breath, and now I have to come here and be his voice because he cannot speak anymore.”
Click Here: Cheap Chiefs Rugby Jersey 2019—Erica Garner, daughter of Eric GarnerErica Garner, named after her father Eric Garner, said she has been holding twice-weekly vigils since her father was killed in July of this year but that last night’s turnout was by far the largest she’s seen.

As the Guardian reports:

Before lying down, Erica spoke to the gathered crowd through a megaphone.

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