The city of Baltimore, MD is currently in a state of upheaval after the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, yet another unarmed African-American man who was killed after receiving a brutal beating from police that resulted in a severely bruised spine. Gray’s death has sparked outrage that’s culminated in protests and full-on riots throughout the streets of Baltimore that, while destructive, are completely justified. Hell, even President Obama is finally coming out of his shell about how the media didn’t pay attention until the city started burning.
That being said. there are some glimmers of light coming out of the darkness. A man dressed like Michael Jackson started dancing to “Beat It” in a passionate protest of his own that put smiles on the faces of many in the area. Regardless of how you feel about the current situation in this and countless other cities, this man’s message rings clear: no one else needs to die. Check out the video above.