Megan Burney

This afternoon may come with a chance of rain, but there’s still plenty going on.  Well into our third week of protests in NYC, people are continuing to show up and speak out against police brutality in the name of Black Lives Matter, here’s what’s happening today.  And, as always, if you can’t attend any demonstrations be sure to check out our guide on how to support the movement, or consider bringing your business to these black-owned restaurants in the neighborhood.

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 12 p.m. Fort Greene Park – Budget Day of Action

 1 p.m. Tommy’s Tavern (1041 Manhattan Ave) – Protest Against Tommy’s Tavern Owner

 5 p.m. Prospect Park (Parkside Ave/Ocean Ave) – PEP Rally for Police Free Schools

 6 p.m. Brooklyn Museum – Bike Protest

 7 p.m. Wyckoff Plaza (Myrtle & Wyckoff) – March & Rally

 7 p.m. McCarren Park – Vigil

 7:30 p.m. McCarren Park – March


 12 p.m. Union Square – Budget Day of Action

 12 p.m. 125th & 7th – Protest & Rally

 2 p.m. Cathedral Pkwy, 110th St. – Protest

 4 p.m. Stonewall Inn – Rally

 4 p.m. Washington Square Park – Protest (Wear Black)

 5:30 p.m. Washington Square Park – March (Wear Black)

 7 p.m. Carl Schurz – Vigil


 12 p.m. Travers Park – Budget Day of Action

 5:30 p.m. Vito Locascio Field (Howard Beach) – Protest


Run 2 Justice – wear a white shirt and run, bike or walk 2.23 miles + 8 minutes and 46 seconds.  Post a picture of your run with #Run2Justice and consider donating to The Color of Autism Foundation, The Marsha P Johnson Institute, or Supporting a Black-Owned Business for your post-run meal.

Cover photo by Megan Burney.

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