The world is watching Baton Rouge

    Media around the world are watching Baton Rouge:

MSNBC:Protests have erupted in Baton Rouge, Louisiana after the shooting of 37-year-old Alton Sterling by police early Tuesday morning

CNN: Louisiana lawmaker calls on Justice Department to investigate police shooting death

New York Times: Alton Sterling and When Black Lives Stop Mattering

Wallstreet Journal: U.S. Justice Department to Investigate Police Shooting in Baton Rouge –

BBC: Alton Sterling death: Fresh protests over Louisiana shooting –

Philadelphia CBS: Demonstrators Hit Philadelphia Streets Protesting Death Of Alton Sterling –

Black America Web: #AltonSterling Is The Latest Victim Of A Culture That Dehumanizes Black Men –


    Social Media:

Hillary Clinton: “The death of Alton Sterling is a tragedy, and my prayers are with his family.” –

Governor John Bel Edwards: Gov. Edwards’ Statement Following Recent Officer-Involved Shooting in Baton Rouge –

Jessie Jackson: “The shooting of #AltonSterling in #BatonRouge is a legal lynching. Justice must prevail. #Outraged” –

Drake: “It is impossible to ignore that the relationship between black and brown communities and law enforcement remains as strained as it was decades ago.” –

Glen Davis: “I knew Alton Sterling and he wouldn’t hurt a fly” –

Shaun King: “Officers Blane Salamoni & Howie Lake should already be arrested by now. That latest video of their execution of #AltonSterling is enough.” –