Cambridge Uncovered. Ep. 5" Hands Up Student Walkout"

Cambridge Uncovered. Ep. 5" Hands Up Student Walkout"

Cambridge teens walk off campus to assert #BlackLivesMatter

  • Posted on: 29 January 2016
  • By: frank

On Dec. 1, demonstrations were held across the country to protest the grand jury's decision not to prosecute police officer Darren Wilson in the killing of Michael Brown. Cambridge Rindge & Latin School students walked off campus and into Harvard Square to assert that #BlackLivesMatter. In this episode, citizen journalist Beverly Mire talks with Mary Gashaw and Sydney Fisher, two teenagers from CRLS who organized and participated in the student-led #HandsUpWalkOut. Cambridge Uncovered is a collaboration between Cambridge Community Television's Production Department and NeighborMedia.org, CCTV's citizen journalism project. Production crew: Simon McDonough, Marissa Fisher, Rocco Calvi, Tanya Powers, Maurice Wilkey. Record date: Dec. 3, 2014 | Premiere date: Dec. 5, 2014