On the heels of the nonindictment of then-Ferguson, Mo., police Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, on Wednesday night a grand jury in New York City handed down a nonindictment in the choke hold death of Eric Garner at the hands of police Officer Daniel Pantaleo.
On Thursday at approximately 12 p.m., The Root will moderate a Twitter discussion using the hashtag #ThisMustStop. This conversation will not only allow a conversation on what the next course of action should be regarding the number of black lives that are lost almost on a daily basis because of police brutality, but will also generate ideas and thoughts on how to remedy this issue.
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