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March in Las Vegas, NV in support of justice for Eric Garner and Mike Brown and the Black Lives Matter social movement. Photo by Beverly Yuen Thompson2

The following piece is from American Friends Service Committee. It was written by Diamond Latchison.

By: Diamond Latchison

Note: I invited Matthew Armstead who went to Ferguson during Ferguson October to write a guest piece about his experience. He thought it would be great if we invited someone from the community to write about their experience and introduced me to Diamond Latchison, a young woman who has been involved since the early days of the protests. Here Diamond writes about how she got involved and her determination to stay in the struggle until change comes. – Lucy

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