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One year memorial: January 2009, Oakland residents react to Grant's death

Oakland residents express their dissatisfaction, both at the failure of the BART police authority to reprimand the officer in any way, and at the media's one-sided coverage of the following protests. As posted to http://www.racewire.org.


 

 

This entry is part of our Oscar Grant Memorial Tribute. See the full series here.

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