Community protests after Madison police beat and fire stun gun at 18-year-old black girl

A recording of 18-year-old Genele Laird’s arrest Tuesday has gone viral after Madison, WI, officers’ roughly threw her to the ground and fired a stun gun at her. Protesters have demonstrated at police HQ with a sign saying “Hands off black women.” and will continue until Laird receives justice. Her family is looking to see that her charges are dropped.

Yes! Let this gain traction. Black women need to start speaking up more for black women and girls. She better get justice too.