The mom of Breonna Taylor celebrated her late daughter on what would have been her twenty eighth birthday.
Breonna, an EMT residing in Louisville, Ky., was killed in her apartment during a fatal shooting by police on March 13, 2020 after they entered her residence in the midst of the night time. She was 26. Her dying led to a rallying cry for justice, and spearheaded world protests in opposition to police brutality.
However to her mom Tamika Palmer, Breonna was simply her daughter, whose life was minimize brief. In a June 5 Instagram post, Tamika shared an illustration of Breonna, together with an emotional caption.
“Everyone saying Completely satisfied 20Gr8 & that is cool however ain’t nothing pleased about you not being the place you purported to be at 20Gr8, I used to be robbed, your sister was robbed, your mates was robbed, your loved ones was robbed,” Tamika started. “However with all that being mentioned the world is exhibiting out for you Breonna I do know I would not need it every other method and you do not deserve something much less however what I’ll say is I am sorry, I am sorry the world you liked and the town you adored traded your life as in case you did not matter, however as I mentioned earlier than I am grateful I raised a Queen to point out the world and the town completely different I could not of requested for something completely different however you left a legacy with me, your sister , buddies & household and we’re eternally grateful to you.”