Erica Garner

Erica Garner is the eldest daughter of the late Eric Garner, who was killed by police during an arrest in 2014. She is an activist, mother and founder of the Garner Way Foundation.

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Sunday, April 17, 2016
I Feel a Political Revolution Coming
Four years ago, if you had asked me who I would vote for in this presidential election, I would have said Hillary Clinton. However, in the last four years, my views of Hillary have changed and as I dig into her past and notice inconsistencies. She has been flip-flopping her whole life, and while...
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Friday, January 29, 2016
Black Lives Like My Father’s Should Matter. That’s Why I’m Endorsing Bernie Sanders.
When I talk to other black voters about this year’s presidential election, some seem ready to dismiss it. Why, they ask, should we continue to put our faith in a system that continues to fail us? And why trust leaders who don’t care about our lives? I understand. A year and a half ago, New York...
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