Travis Washington & Impact Demand Introduce Hands Up Act to Madison
"We have seen over and over police officers get off, even with videotape footage of citizens having been shot by police officers. This is a new form of lynching."
- Travis Washington
On Saturday, October 3, Impact Demand hosted a press conference and rally at the State Capital featuring Travis Washington author of the Hands Up Act which demands justice when police officers shoot and kill unarmed community members.
Check out Travis Washington's TEDx talk to learn more about the Hands Up Act. Sign the petition to the U.S. Congress asking for support of the proposed legislation. Visit Impact Demand on Instagram for more pics from the rally.