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100+ “This Stops Today” Protesters Rally Again In Dallas

North Texas residents joined people across the country and participated in a second night of “This Stops Today” rallies, in response to the Eric Garner and Michael Brown grand jury decisions.

CBSDFW.COM–12/05/2014

A man takes part during a protest in support of Eric Garner, who  died after being put in a chokehold during an alteration with NYPD officers. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

NYPD Chokehold Death Prompts Protest In Dallas

Once upon a time, Dominique Alexander of Dallas considered ‘civil rights’ a collection of grainy, black and white images of our nation’s past. But now, the new father says the crisis of police brutality is ushering in a new era.

CBS 11–12/04/2014

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Dallas Residents Take To The Streets Protesting Ferguson Decision

In response to the Michael Brown decision, protestors took to the streets of North Texas.

CBSDFW.COM–11/25/2014

Demonstrators march from the spot where teenager Michael Brown was killed on August 14, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. (credit:  Scott Olson/Getty Images)

After Missouri Riots, North Texas Rallies Echo Message Of Peace

Dallas and Denton were among the more than 90 cities across the country where groups gathered to echo the message of peace. Thousands of Americans marked a moment of silence to honor victims of police brutality.

CBSDFW.COM–08/14/2014

An Israeli Merkava tank rolls along the border between Israel and the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip, on July 30, 2014, as it returns from combat in the Palestinian enclave.  (credit: Gil Cohen Magen/AFP/Getty Images)

Perry: America Must End ‘Ambivalence’ On Israel

During a rally for Israel in Dallas, Governor Rick Perry told attendees that America must end a “policy of calculated ambivalence” toward the Middle East.

07/30/2014

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Residents Rally Against Construction Of Luxury Apartments

Hundreds of people gathered in Preston Hollow Park this Saturday, for a rally in opposition to a new apartment development plan.

02/22/2014

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Witnesses: 2 Handcuffed At Capitol Gun Rally

Witnesses say a gun-rights rally outside the Capitol was interrupted when state troopers handcuffed two pistol-wearing demonstrators and took them into custody.

10/26/2013

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Peaceful Protests For Trayvon Martin in Dallas

Thousands of peaceful protestors rallied Saturday in downtown Dallas at the Trayvon Martin Rally For Justice.

07/20/2013

Trayvon Martin rally at Paul Quinn College in Dallas. (credit: Phyllis Smith/NewsRadio 1080 KRLD)

Dallas City Hall To Host “Justice For Trayvon Martin National Day Of Action” Rally

A rally is scheduled for Saturday at Dallas City Hall as part of Rev. Al Sharpton’s “Justice For Trayvon Martin National Day of Action.”

CBS 11–07/18/2013

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Breastfeeding “Nurse-In” Protest After Magazine Comments

An open letter about breastfeeding led to a debate and nurse-in protest outside the offices of one North Texas magazine.

CBSDFW.COM–04/12/2013

Mike Rawlings attends a Super Bowl event on February 3, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Audi)

Dallas Holding Anti-Domestic Violence Rally Saturday

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings is getting ready for an event he hopes will raise awareness and save lives.

03/22/2013

Texas Lawmakers Hear Mental Health Concerns

When treatment center coordinator Amy Pierce thinks back to her descent into mental illness, she recalls the attempts she made to take her own life. But she also remembers the counseling services that saved her.

02/28/2013

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