Read Activst Shaun King's powerful Twitter essay on the hypocrisy of the federal government
August 12, 2015 at 6:00 am
In an email obtained by Vice investigative reporter Jason Leopold, notable #BlackLivesMatter activist Deray McKesson is being monitored by Homeland Security.
According to documents received by @JasonLeopold, the DHS is monitoring my Twitter account. pic.twitter.com/fiPQGDhEHj
— deray (@deray) August 11, 2015
The actions taken by Homeland Security are eerily remnant of the actions taken by the FBI against the Black Panthers in the 1970s. Journalist Shaun King delivered a powerful response to a government that denies its support of systemic racism.
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