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Crowd gathers to 'Walk for Justice'


Last updated 6/2/2020 at 8:08am

Havre Daily News/Colin Thompson

A woman carries a sign during the Walk for Justice down Fifth Avenue Sunday.

More than 100 people showed up for a protest Sunday evening for what they called a "Walk for Justice, George Floyd and Equality."

Event organizer and Chippewa Cree Tribe member Melody Bernard said they were protesting the death of George Floyd and the racial bias that she said was part of it.

"Racism does exist," she said. "Profiling does exist, it is in our community and we need to bring awareness to that and we need to stop it."

The oppressed need to start speaking out, she said, if they don't do that more murders are going to happen.

"We are out here not only to homage to the individ...

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