Say her name.
She was innocent, she was unarmed--she'd been asleep till law enforcement burst through her door. Then she was shot, and she died after the ambulance that had been stationed downstairs left the scene. Her name was Breonna Taylor.
Peaceful protest, calling for more accountability, more justice and more reform is essential in our democracy, especially in times like these. There is so much more to accomplish, urgently. As we work toward an America that is more equitable and just, let's recommit ourselves, as a community, to expressing ourselves passionately but peacefully. Violence and destruction would only embolden enemies of real progress. We are better than that, and need to show it.