City of Austin Honors Sandra Bland with ‘Sandra Bland Day’

Maria Perez
Jul 13, 2019 - 7:31

The City of Austin Texas has proclaimed that Saturday, July 13 is officially Sandra Bland Day. 

Austin Mayor Steve Adler made the proclamation official to observe Bland’s wrongful death four years ago while she was in police custody in Waller County, Texas, the Austin American-Statesman reported.

“Sandra Bland was an activist for racial justice, whose wrongful death was a call to action across the United States to change the way the...

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