*Eric Garner, the victim of a NYPD administered chokehold, has been laid to rest, but its doubtful he is resting in peace.
As members of his family and friends carried out the sad task of tending to the burial of this son, husband, father of six, and grandfather of two, the Rev. Al Sharpton stood solemn at the pulpit
“We should not act as though we should be here today,” he told the few hundred mourners packed inside Brooklyn’s Bethel Baptist Church, many waving paper fans across their faces to fend off the heat. This funeral, he said, “never should have been in the first place.”
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