Diddy Gets Emotional Over Grand Jury’s Decision In Eric Garner Death
#Icantbreath was the hashtag people used to express their disgust with a Staten Island grand jury’s decision not to indict the officer who murdered Eric Garner with an illegal choke hold. If you click on the social media tag, thousands of people and celebrities voiced their opinion on the topic, including Diddy, who posted this emotional message:
“HE said I can’t breathe 11 TIMES!!! 11 times ! Over some cigarettes !!!! Some cigarettes!!!!! If your not from New York and you may not have seen the video of this tragedy. Please go Revolt.tv I just posted it. YOU have to see it to understand the level of blatant and justice this is!!!! #IcantBREATHE #EricGarner Pls spread the word so people can see it!!!!!!!“
“Justice is a right all of us are entitled, not a privilege that can be denied. We need to use this moment as an opportunity to act strategically to protect the right to live freely, in our own communities, without fear. #thisisnotright #unite #mikebrown #ericgarner #icantbreath…..You are more powerful than you know!!!”
Diddy wasn’t the only celeb who showed his support for Eric Garner. J. Cole was photoed marching with protestors in NYC.
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