Here & Now Here & Now

Support the news

Social Media Buzz: #JusticeForAhmaudArbery05:45


Video leaked to the public this week of the shooting of Ahmaud Arbery in Georgia has sparked a widespread call for justice on social media. The unarmed black man was killed by a former officer, Gregory McMichael, and his son, Travis McMichael, back in February while Arbery was out jogging.

The McMichaels said they suspected Arbery of burglary. They were arrested last night.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Femi Oke, (@FemiOke), host of "The Stream" on Al Jazeera English.

This segment aired on May 8, 2020.

Support the news

+Join the discussion

Support the news