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A 41-year-old Louisville woman’s home burned down on Christmas. She was known for cooking for activists supporting Breonna Taylor, and the community is raising money to help her rebuild.

A 41-year-old Louisville woman’s house burned after a fire on Christmas Day, according to local news reports. Chaunda Lee frequented Breonna Taylor protests and is known for supplying food to the community. Jon Cherry, a photojournalist who was on the ground during protests in Louisville, said Lee “has toted her […]
A 41-year-old Louisville woman’s home burned down on Christmas. She was known for cooking for activists supporting Breonna Taylor, and the community is raising money to help her rebuild.
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A 42-year-old Breonna Taylor activist was fatally shot in Kentucky weeks after the death of an organiser who was half his age

A known protester who attended Breonna Taylor protests in Louisville, Kentucky died on Friday, the Louisville Courier-Journal first reported. Kris Smith, 42, was identified by a close associate and local chaplain, according to the Courier-Journal. Another prominent Louisville activist against racial injustice, 21-year-old Hamza “Travis” Nagdy, was fatally shot last […]
A 42-year-old Breonna Taylor activist was fatally shot in Kentucky weeks after the death of an organiser who was half his age
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A world-renowned chef closed his restaurant to open a community kitchen in honour of David McAtee, who was shot during a Black Lives Matter protest

World-renowned chef Ed Lee has closed his restaurant in Louisville, Kentucky, to open a community kitchen in honour of David McAtee. Chef McAtee, who was well-known in Louisville for his barbecue, was killed by authorities during a Black Lives Matter protest in June, according to an investigation into his death. […]
A world-renowned chef closed his restaurant to open a community kitchen in honour of David McAtee, who was shot during a Black Lives Matter protest