Nas Joins Eric Garner Decision Protesters

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Nas performs during Day 2 of Lollapalooza 2014 at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois on August 2, 2014.  

Nas is the latest artist to show his support for those protesting the grand jury's decision in the Eric Garner case. The rapper tweeted and Instagrammed a photo of himself standing with a group of protesters wearing "I CAN'T BREATHE" shirts.



A photo posted by Nasir Jones (@nasnyc) on Dec 12, 2014 at 4:36pm PST

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Nas is not the only artist to show support for protesters. Over the weekend, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen provided free food trucks for protesters in New York. Questlove, Stevie Wonder, Kool A.D., and Yasiin Bey have all spoken about the grand jury's decision. Earlier this week, Jay Z helped to outfit the Brooklyn Nets in "I CAN'T BREATHE" t-shirts. Yesterday, he met with New York governor Andrew Cuomo to discuss possible reforms for the justice system. 


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