#ICantBreathe goes from Twitter to the streets

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Protests in New York over a grand jury’s decision not to indict a white New York City police officer in the death of Eric Garner have been going strong for two days.

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More than 200 people were arrested in overnight protests during the second night of demonstrations, ABC reported Friday morning.

In New York's TriBeCa neighborhood, a large crowd of marchers, accompanied by NYPD officers on motorcycles, wound their way down the streets chanting "I can't breathe" and "Hand up, don't shoot," a nod to the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson.

"I can't breathe" has become a popular rallying cry online as well, with more than 266,000 tweets being sent with the hashtag #ICantBreathe in the past day, according to social media search engine Topsy.

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Abby Rogers is a feminist who is completely content being a crazy cat lady. She reads everything, but only in real book form — no e-readers thank you very much.

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