This time, the protests inspire hope

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 13, 2020 12:55 PM CT | Published: June 13, 2020 4:00 AM CT
Omer Yusuf
Daily Memphian

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Binghampton, Frayser, North Memphis and Raleigh for The Daily Memphian. Omer previously covered county government. He is also a former reporter at The Jackson Sun and a University of Memphis graduate.

What makes these protests different for me is that I’ve seen how they can influence conversation and bring about change – in both Minneapolis and Memphis. 


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