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The Power of Raising Our Voices Together
The Power of Unified Voices during the 2014 Protest at Mall of America.
In 2014, more than 2,000 people congregated at the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota, to protest the unjust killings of unarmed Black people by police. While the clip below is not singing, their chant, much like singing, unifies them as a collective in support of one political idea.
Watch the video below to see emotional impact of a collective of people speaking in harmony.