#SayHerName: Happy 27th Birthday, Breonna Taylor

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On March 13, a group of plainclothes police officers raided Breonna Taylor’s home in Louisville, Ky., using a battering ram. Without identifying themselves, the officers entered Taylor’s apartment using a no-knock warrant and opened fire, fatally shooting Taylor at least eight times. 

Police officers claimed to be investigating two alleged drug dealers who worked out of a house more than 10 miles from Taylor’s home. A judge issued a warrant under the pretense that one of the two men used her apartment to store a package. (Tragically, we now know the main suspect was already in custody by the time the…

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