Joplin crowd gathers to raise awareness about police brutality, racism in justice system | Local News


A crowd demonstrating on behalf of black Americans who they said have too often been victims of police brutality grew to nearly 150 people Saturday afternoon at the intersection of Seventh Street and Range Line Road.

One of the organizers, Geralyn Russell, of Joplin, said, “I have been wanting to do a protest for a long time, considering all the lives that have been lost to police…



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