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Remembering The Black Men Killed By Kansas City Police In Recent Years

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Ryan Stokes, pictured here on the left, was killed by Kansas City police in 2013 in a parking garage near the Power & Light District.

In marches reacting to the death of George Floyd, Kansas City protesters call out the names of black men killed by their city's police department.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
Mackenzie Martin is a producer for Up To Date, Real Humans By Gina Kaufmann, and other podcasts at KCUR Studios. Reach out to her at or on Twitter @_macmartin.
Danie Alexander is the senior producer of Up To Date.
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