VIDEO: TMJ4: Philando Castile's mother and BLM movement experts reflect on societal impact of Derek
"Outrage over the continuous deaths of innocent people has fueled the Black Lives Matter movement. Dr. Duchess Harris is an expert in the movement and a professor of American studies at Macalester College.Only 25% of white American supported Black Lives Matter after the killing of Philando Castile," Dr. Harris said. "That number has catapulted since George Floyd to the point that actually United States Senator Mitt Romney was wearing a Black Lives Matter face mask at a protest. No matter what happens during the trials, Dr. Harris says people need to pay attention."