Killer Queens: A True Crime Podcast

118: 41 Shots- The Murder of Amadou Diallo

118: 41 Shots- The Murder of Amadou Diallo

Amadou Diallo was only 22 years old when police targeted him outside his apartment and shot at him 41 times. He was struck 19 times and tragically died as a result of his injuries. The Bronx, New York was outraged and called for justice.  The four police officers that were involved were brought to trial for the murder of Amadou  but was justice served?  In this 1 part episode we discuss who Amadou really was, police brutality, racial profiling, the injustice of the police department.  Find more info on Black Lives Matter and how to support and donate here:  https://www.aclu.org https://nymag.com/strategist/article/where-to-donate-for-black-lives-matter.html https://www.cnet.com/news/black-lives-matter-books-and-films-to-help-all-ages-learn-about-systemic-racism https://www.gq.com/gallery/ways-to-support-black-lives-matter https://www.allure.com/story/black-lives-matter-where-to-donate Listen to these podcasts for more info/resources:  Pod Save the People (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/pod-save-the-people/id1230148653) 1619 (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1619/id1476928106) Code Switch (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/code-switch/id1112190608) Throughline by NPR (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/throughline/id1451109634) First Name Basis with Jasmine Bradshaw (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/first-name-basis-podcast/id1474439369) (especially the episode about talking to young kids about race)  Support the show athttp://www.patreon.com/killerqueenspod for ad-free episodes and immediate access to over 80 bonus episodes. Hang with us: Follow Us on Instagram (http://instagram.com/killerqueenspodcast/) Like Us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/killerqueenspod/) Join our Case Discussion Group on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/groups/killerqueensgroup/)   Get Killer Queens Merch (https://www.killerqueenspodcast.com/shop/)   Bonus Episodes (http://www.patreon.com/killerqueenspod) Support Our Sponsors:  FAM (For All Moms): Search and Subscribe (https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/fam-for-all-moms/id1494037915) today! Raycon: For 15% off wireless earbuds, visit http://www.buyraycon.com/queens.  Music provided by Steven Tobi (https://soundcloud.com/stobi_tnd) © 2020 Killer Queens Podcast (https://www.killerqueenspodcast.com/) . All Rights Reserved.

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