In an email obtained by Vice investigative reporter Jason Leopold, notable #BlackLivesMatter activist Deray McKesson is being monitored by Homeland Security.

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.


Want more Twitter roundups like this? Subscribe to our weekly digest below.