Activists And Celebrities React To Erica Garner’s Death

Tributes to activist Erica Garner are flowing in on social media as news of her death continues to spread. The 27-year-old passed away Saturday morning after enduring a cardiac arrest-induced coma for the last week.

Her death was confirmed by her official Twitter account.

Take a look at how many are remembering the young activist who was taken from us too soon. Rest in power, Erica.

Rev. Al Sharpton

“She has passed,” Sharpton told the New York Post. “Her heart was broken when she didn’t get justice. … The [heart] attack just dealt with the pieces that were left.”

Deray McKesson


Cornell Brooks


Bernice King


Charles M. Blow


April Reign


Symone Sanders


Bill De Blasio


Shaun King


Anika Noni Rose

Rest in power, Erica. Our prayers are with your family and friends.