Among the many speakers during last week’s RNC, Ann Dorn stood out for the raw emotional power of her message about the consequences for ordinary people when law and order break down Read the full article: The Violence Isn’t Virtuous ▸ #Society
"Violence and destruction are not legitimate forms of protest. They do not safeguard black lives, they only destroy them." -- Ann Dorn, whose husband David Dorn was killed by looters during rioting in St. Louis following the death of George Floyd
Ann Dorn told the story the media chose to ignore because it wasn't politically beneficial to them.
Ann Dorn, widow of David Dorn, ret. police captain killed amid George Floyd protests, at #RNC2020 : "How do we get to this point, where so many young people are callous and indifferent towards human life? This isn't a video game where you can commit mayhem and then just hit reset"
Ann Dorn, wife of Captain David Dorn, gives an emotional speech about her late husband: "I relive that horror in my mind every day... Violence and destruction are not legitimate forms of protest. They do not safeguard black lives. They only destroy them. " #RNC2020
Ann Dorn: “No sports leagues shut down. No t-shirts were made. No protests for his death. No murals were painted. David Dorn's life mattered too.”