Elijah McClain Full Video: Murdered by police because of Ski mask, he wears due to his health condition

Elijah McClain Last Words To Police
Elijah McClain Last Words To Police

Elijah McClain was an innocent 23-year-old boy who was murder during his short walk from the gas station to home on August 24, 2019. The police got a 911 call about a suspicious man wearing a ski mask.

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McClain was wearing the mask because he was anemic patient and he was protecting himself from cold, according to Chaosandcomrades.com. People and the police consider black men wearing a mask as suspicious which leads to danger for many black lives.

Vickie Mays, professor at UCLA’s Fielding School of Public Health told STAT, “The first assumption wasn’t these are people protecting themselves and others around them from the virus, it was the assumption of stealing or some ill will. There is a quick judgment of what Black men are ‘up to.’”

Elijah McClain Full Video: Murdered by police after wearing Ski mask due to his health condition

Here is the video of body cam which clearly shows the incident of Elijah McClain,

Here are some tweets showing the same,

Here’s the video which shows saying him “I can’t breathe”,

According to an article on washingtonpost.com, In 2019, the police killed more than 1000 people in the United States. Out of them, 23% were black people.

A study of the Ruderman Family Foundation revealed that 50% of people killed by police have some mental illness or disability. The list of those includes Sandra Bland, Eric Garner, Baltimore, Tanisha Anderson, and George Floyd.

Note: the story is being developed.

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