Protesters against the Staten Island grand jury's decision not to indict Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer involved in Eric Garner's chokehold death, march together in New York.

Michael Rowe

In response to #CrimingWhileWhite, people are sharing stories of police harassment and unnecessary force using #AliveWhileBlack.

Jolie A. Doggett
Dec, 04, 2014

In response to the overwhelming stories of white privilege from the hashtag #Crimingwhilewhite, writer Jamilah Lemieux asked how Black people's interactions with police have differed. What resulted was the now viral hashtag, #AliveWhileBlack, where people of color are sharing stories of police harassment and unnecessary force.