Spurred by protests, youth-led HoCo For Justice spreads its wings in county

Until this summer, Amara Rhoads and Ibukun Sokoya never thought they’d be helping lead a nonprofit organization. The Long Reach High School graduates, along with 15 other 18- to 21-year-olds in Howard County, organized the largest protest in county history on June 2. Thousands gathered in the AMC Columbia 14 movie theater parking lot eight days after the death of George Floyd, a Black man killed at the hands of the Minneapolis police in late May. (Balt Sun)

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