The Game, Snoop Dogg + Russell Simmons March & Meet With LAPD
In the wake of the killing of 37 year-old Alton Sterling and 32-year-old Philando Castile, Compton rapper The Game and Long Beach rapper Snoop Dogg lead a unification march of men of color through Los Angeles today eventually having an impromptu meeting with Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck and L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti. The Game initially made the call on Instagram saying:
Operation H.U.N.T Meet NOW at Joe's auto park parking 1221 west 3rd street Los Angeles California 90017
Calling: ALL AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN, MEXICAN AMERICAN MEN & any other RACE of REAL MEN with heart to stand with us today & walk peacefully to the LAPD headquarters. [LEAVE ALL WOMEN & CHILDREN AT HOME... THIS IS OUR MISSION FOR THEM]
Do not: bring any weapons or anything illegal. Do not come high or belligerent.. We don't need any HOT HEADS or anyone there for the wrong reasons... We will stand as we are, UNIFIED. I'm calling ALL GANGS, ALL RACES, ALL GROWN MEN affiliated or not & WE WILL STAND UNIFIED tomorrow !!!! Our numbers are all the weapons we need !!! We do not need to be dumb, retarded or uncivilized today... ALL WE NEED IS EACH OTHER...
Around 50 men showed up to the march which was co-organized with the Nation of Islam.
H/T: Los Angeles Times