Black Lives Matter Demonstrations Across New Hampshire: Grieving And Calls For Change | New Hampshire Public Radio

Black Lives Matter Demonstrations Across New Hampshire: Grieving And Calls For Change

Jun 2, 2020

Attendees of a vigil at Stark Park organized by Black Lives Matter Manchester on Tuesday, June 2.
Credit Christina Phillips/NHPR

Grieving and calls to action against police brutality and systemic racism are happening across New Hampshire. We talk with local organizers about their missions, and how they're navigating activism during the pandemic. Are you attending a protest or vigil? Tell us why you demonstrate?

Air date: Wednesday, June 3, 2020. 

GUESTS:

  • Tyrell Whitted - One of the organizers of the Black Lives Matter Manchester rally last weekend. Whitted also organized a Black Lives Matter rally in Manchester in 2016. 
  • James McKim - President of the Manchester NAACP