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Thursday, July 30, 2020. Manhattan, New York City - Rally and March: “Not in our city. Not on our watch.” Demonstrators gathered at Foley Square Park where they had a rally. Speakers spoke in support of undocumented immigrants, Trans women, Trans men and the Black community, in general. After the rally, protesters marched to Park Row and Worth St where activists staged a Die-in for victims of police brutality in New York and in the country. Demonstrators also demanded the resignation of the New York City Police Commissioner, Dermot Shea. Photo by Javier Soriano/www.JavierSoriano.com

After 2 months, Black Lives Matter protests continue in New York City. Part 2 (PHOTOS/VIDEOS).

Saturday, August 1, 2020. New York City – On Thursday, July 30, I covered two protests in Manhattan. The first protest was “Liberation for Black Queer and Trans people” and … Continue readingAfter 2 months, Black Lives Matter protests continue in New York City. Part 2 (PHOTOS/VIDEOS).

Saturday, July 18, 2020. Brooklyn, New York City – “The Vile identities of Christopher Columbus: A Teach-In.” This event was in Columbus Park. Downtown Brooklyn, New York City. Organizers say, “We are community members who are demanding that all statues of Columbus are taken down by October 12th, 2020. Columbus represents the oppression and violence of colonialism." Police officers watching protesters. Photo by Javier Soriano/www.JavierSoriano.com

ProPublica published thousands of police discipline records that New York kept secret for decades. Search the database now.

Sunday, July 26, 2020. New York City – Eric Umansky writes, “ProPublica obtained these police records from New York City’s Civilian Complaint Review Board. NYPD unions are suing to halt … Continue readingProPublica published thousands of police discipline records that New York kept secret for decades. Search the database now.

Saturday, June 13, 2020. Brooklyn, New York City – Protest “Black Excellence Walk. A march for unity” in front of the Brooklyn Public Library. People marched from the Library to 1 Police Plaza in Manhattan. Photo by Javier Soriano/www.JavierSoriano.com

Blacks, Muslims, Latin@s, Whites, Asians agree: DEFUND THE POLICE and give the money to social programs (PHOTOS).

Saturday, June 13, 2020. Brooklyn, New York City – Today I covered two different protests in Brooklyn. Protestors support Black Lives Matter and demand justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, … Continue readingBlacks, Muslims, Latin@s, Whites, Asians agree: DEFUND THE POLICE and give the money to social programs (PHOTOS).

Monday, June 8, 2020. Brooklyn, New York City – Student-led rally and march. Fort Green Park - Borough Hall - City Hall, Manhattan. Photo by Javier Soriano/www.JavierSoriano.com

VICTORY: Communities United for Police Reform celebrates package of civil rights laws that make New Yorkers safer from police.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020. New York City – This is a press release from Communities United for Police Reform. “New York, NY – After years of organizing across New York City … Continue readingVICTORY: Communities United for Police Reform celebrates package of civil rights laws that make New Yorkers safer from police.