By the Numbers: Support for Black Lives Matter

New polls show that support for the Black Lives Matter movement is falling while support for law enforcement is rising, depending on who you ask.
1:05 | 04/16/21

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As of Derek shelving comes to an end in the case against him potter for killing Donte' right begins. Which looked at studies that show public support for the Blackhawks matter movement is actually dropping while public trust in law enforcement is rising. Here's the latest by the numbers. 69% of Americans say they trust local police and law enforcement to promote justice and equal treatment of all races according to USA today gives a survey for march. That's up from 56%. Who felt that way last year meanwhile just 37% of white Americans say they support the black lives matter movement roughly the same share who supported the movement before the death of George Floyd. According to a civics home. But it's down from the 43% avoid Americans who supported the movement just after Floyd's deaths meanwhile 85% of black Americans now say that they support black flags matter similar to that 88% who said that last year. While public opinion about police reform is generally all over the map there is wide support for a federal ban on police choke holds an end to racial profiling. And mandating police warn body cameras according to 538.

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