Video – Black Lives Matter Protest – Castries, St Lucia

Botham Jean was murdered in the United States in his own home by an American police officer in 2018. Here, his Mother Allison Jean is seen speaking at the Black Lives Matter protest held in Castries, St Lucia on Friday 12 June. Despite not receiving official permission, the protest went ahead. As well as condemning the racist killing of her own son, Mrs Jean also highlighted the ongoing state violence and killings of citizens in St Lucia.

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