Oklahoma branch of the NAACP organizing statewide ‘Journey for Justice’ march


KFOR.com

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma branch of the NAACP is organizing a statewide Journey for Justice march this weekend.

“We can keep fighting for Michael, and for all the victims of police brutality and racial profiling,” the Oklahoma branch of the NAACP said in a statement.

The march is scheduled for Saturday, November 29 at 1:00 p.m.

It will start on the corner of NE 23rd street and Martin Luther King Dr. and end at the Governor’s Mansion in Oklahoma City.

On Friday, December 5, the Oklahoma chapter of the NAACP will also hold a rally at the State Capitol.

This march and rally come after a grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.

Earlier this year, Brown was shot to death following an encounter with Wilson.

The death sparked outrage in the community, which resulted in riots and looting.

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