After joining thousands to protest the unjust killing of Alton Sterling, Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson was arrested for pretty much nothing besides protesting. Apparently, police were provoking folks all night during these peaceful protests and Deray was just one of them, but he has now been released on bond. We’ve got the breakdown after the jump.

Posted by: Frankie Zing

DeRay had a strong following on social media pleading his case and his innocence, and eventually their hopes of seeing their leader free came true yesterday:

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