Black men, despite political and religious views, feel pain of racism and cling to hope
“Taking care of myself is in itself an act of resistance.”
Asian Americans struggle to find their place in a Black and white world
When the murder of George Floyd inspired nationwide protests over the summer Asian Americans felt a call to action that overrode cultural norms that discourage complaining and speaking out.
D.C. black owned business thriving as consumers look to “buy black”
During the month of June there have been more searches for black-owned businesses throughout the country.
Artists share virtual support for Black Lives Matter protests
Created both by amateurs and professionals, a vast collection of artworks rapidly spread on social media with hashtags such as #blacklivesmatter, #georgefloyd, #icantbreathe, #saytheirnames and #BLM.
Protestors gather at 6 a.m. to fight for racial justice
Protestors gathered in the West Village at sunrise.
Inside CHAZ, Seattle’s Autonomous Zone
After two weeks of clashes between police and protestors throughout the city, Seattle Police Chief Carmen Best said law enforcement officers boarded up and left the East Precinct in "an exercise in trust and deescalation.”
Press freedom under siege as protests rock the nation
Journalists in the field reporting the protests are more likely to get assaulted or detained by police.
Silent protests at McCarren Park
Greenpoint, Brooklyn residents hold nightly vigils in support of racial justice.
NYC Protests Continue in Manhattan for Justice for George Floyd
The protest crowd was diverse and brought people together from all different backgrounds and all over the city.
Peaceful rallies in Jersey City call for justice for George Floyd
Marchers called for the end of police brutality as they chanted names of Black Americans who have been killed by police.