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Black Student Union

Dominique Stevenson
Tiffani Jackson / WGLT

A call for change echoed through the streets of Normal on Wednesday night. For parents, students, and teachers, that change should begin in schools.

Leaders on stage
Darnysha Mitchell / WGLT

Teens and leaders of Bloomington-Normal gathered at McGraw Park on Saturday for a candlelight vigil to honor those whose lives were lost to police brutality.

Justin and Jasmyn
Ryan Denham / WGLT

Bloomington-Normal organizers are looking to build on the momentum of four straight days of peaceful demonstrations against racism and police brutality. One of their greatest assets is a deep bench of young black leaders who have seized the moment and stepped forward.