The year 2020 has been rough for us all. The deadly virus that has kept us all stuck in our homes and the amount of surprising deaths of celebrities have taken a toll on all of our hearts. But one thing that has affected many all with the same magnitude has been the Black Lives Matter Movement. This movement was formed by African Americans to combat police brutality, which has resulted in tragic deaths to people such as Breonna Taylor and George Floyd. Many people were infuriated with the deaths of innocent lives, so they decided to take matters in their own hands. Stores were destroyed and police cars were totaled as civilians looked at destruction as a way of protest.

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Read more of Jordan Green's Editorial "Standing Up for a Cause" on the Nutley High School Maroon and Gray site. 

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