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There are updates related to the protests surrounding the police killing of Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte in 2016. Unicorn Riot is reporting that charges are being dropped against activists and protestors stemming from the Charlotte Uprising that occurred in Charlotte, NC after the police shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott in 2016.
Two NFL Players who participated in the Colin Kaepernick inspired national anthem protests before games got into a heated exchange before the start of the contest between the Carolina Panthers and Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.
Non-white voters in the state of Georgia are very concerned about the upcoming elections and fear the election is being rigged by one of the candidates for Governor. Republican Brian Kemp who is also the Secretary of State in Georgia and oversees the election in which he is also a candidate has refused to resign his position given the conflict of interest and high stakes. Kemp also is being accused of voter suppression in his race for governor against lawmaker Stacy Abrams.