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Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters ride a bus through a street in Atlanta on Tuesday, June 2. The windshield reads “use your voice.”

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Protesters raise their fists in New York City on June 2.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A group of pastors stop and pray during a march to a George Floyd Memorial in Minneapolis on June 2.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

National Guard members watch as protesters march along Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles on June 2.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Ericka Ward-Audena stands with her 7-year-old daughter, Elle, during a protest in Washington on June 2. “I wanted my daughter to see the protests,” she said. “It’s really important. I’ve received a million questions from her because of it.”

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather near Manhattan’s Foley Square in New York on June 2.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters rally in Bethesda, Maryland, Tuesday, June 2.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A Clarksville, Tennessee, resident is holding a sign that says “I can’t breathe” across the street from protesters on June 2.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather outside the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus on June 2.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Passengers hold their fists in solidarity with protesters as they drive at the Wood County Courthouse in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, on June 2.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

One person is wearing a “Black Lives Matter” sign when a heavy cloud of tear gas and smoke rises in Seattle on Monday, June 1.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People attend a candlelit vigil at Queens Park in New York on June 1.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Two men kneel in front of a line of Kentucky state troops during a June 1 protest in Louisville.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A firearm thrown by a protester explodes at the foot of the Riverside, California, police on June 1.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Security forces displace protesters from the White House to allow President Trump to visit a nearby church on June 1.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Law enforcement agencies kneel with protesters in Atlanta on June 1.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A demonstrator doused with water and milk after being hit with pepper spray from law enforcement in Washington on June 1.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather at J.E.B. The Stuart statue in Richmond, Virginia, on June 1st.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester holds hands while kneeling in front of police officers at City Hall in Anaheim, California, on June 1.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather at New York’s Times Square on June 1.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters burn material during a protest in Washington early June 1.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police stand guard outside the White House when people gather to protest on Sunday, May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A woman is being carried by police in Charlotte, North Carolina, on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Jeffrey Maddrey, a deputy chief of the New York Police Department, takes a knee during a rally in Brooklyn on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester kneels in front of a police line in Memphis, Tennessee, on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

One person is seen in a damaged 7-Eleven store in New York on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protester Kendrick Cutkelvin uses a SWAT vehicle speaker to disperse a number of protesters following a May 31 meeting in Savannah, Georgia.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Motorists are ordered to the ground by police during a protest in Minneapolis on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People are hosting a “die-in” protest in Portland, Oregon, on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police respond to protesters near the White House on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester jumps on a police car in Washington.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A woman gets help after being hit with pepper spray in Minneapolis.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police confront protesters at the Barclays Center in New York on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A young boy raises his fist during a demonstration in Atlanta on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters pray during a march in Atlanta.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A police officer is targeting a nonlethal weapon when protesters raise their hands in Santa Monica, California, on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A man screams when he sees a police officer kneeling near the White House on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters march during a meeting in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather to protest near the White House on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People demonstrate outside the Minnesota Capitol, which was called by state troops and the National Guard on May 31.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Armored vehicles from the Minnesota Army National Guard surround the Capitol of St. Paul on May 31st.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Shaynna Ford faces Washington police on Saturday, May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protest drives past burning cars and buildings in St. Petersburg. Paul on May 30th.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters link arms in Charlotte on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A fireworks exploded at a police line near the White House on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Looters raids an Urban Outfitters store in Seattle on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police shoot back people when they arrest a protester in Las Vegas on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A Los Angeles Police Department kiosk burns in the Grove Mall during a May 30 protest.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters hold up metal gates as they build a barrier on a Las Vegas roadway on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Bridges across the Chicago River are being lifted to restrict transportation to and from the loop, where protesters crushed the Chicago police on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Visual journalist Ed Ou is seen bleeding after police shot tear gas and rubber bullets in Minneapolis on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police advance through smoke and tear gas in Minneapolis on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester confronts a police officer in Tampa, Florida, on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters begin to kneel during a protest in New York’s Queens neighborhood on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester is injured during a protest near the White House on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Policemen kneel during a meeting in Coral Gables, Florida on May 30,.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters jump on a flipped car near the Philadelphia Municipal Service Building on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A police officer fires rubber bullets at protesters who threw rocks and water bottles during a May 30 demonstration in Miami.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police stand guard near the CNN Center and Centennial Olympic Park as protests continued in Atlanta on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester receives first aid after being hit with pepper spray outside the Statehouse in Columbus, Ohio, on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Demonstrators collide near the White House on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People with signs and masks reading “I can’t breathe” take part in a May 30 protest in Chicago.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A demonstrator is holding a sign while a vehicle is burning in a Philadelphia street on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People gather atop a baseball backstop during a protest in Los Angeles on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Thousands of people are hosting a “die-in” protest at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Genesee County Sheriff Chris Swanson fives for a woman who called his name when he marches with protesters in Flint, Michigan, on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters march near Salt Lake City Police Department on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters sing outside Dallas City Hall on May 30.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People vandalize a Walgreens store during protests in Oakland, California, on Friday, May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police are moving forward to clear a street during a protest in downtown Los Angeles May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police officers fire tear gas at protesters in Denver on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police and protesters collide near the CNN Center in Atlanta on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A man walks away when a car burns in a parking garage in Minneapolis on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters block a street in Los Angeles on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police form a line near Centennial Olympic Park and CNN Center in Atlanta on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Men lift their fists after getting on Interstate 75 and stopping traffic in Cincinnati on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People in Minneapolis are trying to extinguish burning cars on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester is arrested by Houston police on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters confront police while blocking the 110 freeway in Los Angeles on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters walk through downtown Lexington, Kentucky, on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters in Oakland climb onto a truck while blocking all traffic lanes on Interstate 880 on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters burn a flag outside the CNN Center in Atlanta on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester in Minneapolis is hiding with milk on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A man stands atop a burning police car during a protest outside the CNN Center in Atlanta on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters walk along Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A Boston police officer is holding down a demonstrator while another officer is using pepper spray on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters sing in Civic Center Park during a rally in Denver on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather in Kansas City, Missouri, on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters protest outside CNN’s Atlanta headquarters on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters ride in cars during a demonstration in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather in front of a New York City court and jail on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A demonstrator holds up an American flag in New Orleans on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Jamela J. Pettiford sings during a protest outside the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police gather along Minneapolis Lake Street early May 29 when fires burned after a night of unrest.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather in front of a fiery fast-food restaurant in Minneapolis on May 29.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters link arms and surround a police officer to protect him from the Louisville crowd Thursday, May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester carries an American flag up and down next to a burning building in Minneapolis on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protest in Memphis wins from pain after being hit with pepper spray by police on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester dumps fuel on a fire at a Minneapolis police station on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People demonstrate outside a burning police station in Minneapolis on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester moves around the smoke-filled Minneapolis police district on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A woman screams at a sheriff’s deputy during a May 28 protest in Minneapolis.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

The crews are working to extinguish fires after an apartment building under construction was burned to the ground during protests in Minneapolis on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester is arrested by police during a meeting on New York City’s Union Square on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Tony L. Clark holds up a poster of George Floyd during a protest in Minneapolis on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters talk to police during a demonstration in New York City on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A demonstrator reacts in the middle of a tear gas cloud in St. Paul on May 28th.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Hundreds of people listen to speakers May 28 outside Cup Foods in Minneapolis. The grocery store in the neighborhood is where the police first met Floyd.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People protest in Minneapolis on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Gwen Dumas is comforted near a convenience store in Minneapolis on May 28.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People are watching when a construction site burns in Minneapolis on Wednesday, May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather in Memphis on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A fireworks explode when a fire burns inside an Auto Zone store in Minneapolis on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People use garden hoses and buckets to save housing in Minneapolis after the riots set fire to a housing complex under construction on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters raise their hand as they respond to tear gas during a May 27 demonstration in Minneapolis.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People join him over a freeway in Los Angeles during a May 27 protest.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters use shopping carts as a barricade when confronting police near a Minneapolis police area on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters in Minneapolis raise their hands during an opposition to police on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Two police officers are on the roof of a Minneapolis police station during demonstrations on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A demonstrator holds up his hands in Minneapolis on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters in Minneapolis react when a projectile launched by police explodes near them on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis police stand by an illustration of Floyd as protesters rally on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather in Los Angeles on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Kika Villareal, left, and her daughter Aubrie march with other protesters in Los Angeles on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A man facing a series of police officers has a burnt American flag when protesters gather in central Los Angeles on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather near Minneapolis police’s third district Tuesday, May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters march on Minneapolis’ Hiawatha Avenue on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters respond in Minneapolis on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A policeman throws a tear gas canister at protesters during a meeting in Minneapolis on May 27.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Three women are joined in Minneapolis as they pray for a makeshift memorial for Floyd on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters and police face a May 26 meeting in Minneapolis.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

The crowds gather on the street at a protest in Minneapolis on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People gather outside a police area during demonstrations in Minneapolis on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Tear gas is fired when protesters collide with Minneapolis police on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A demonstrator doused with milk after tear gas exposure in Minneapolis on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People gather and pray for a makeshift memorial in Minneapolis on May 26. It was near the place where Floyd was taken into police custody.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

People stand outside Minneapolis Police’s Third District shouting “Hands up, don’t shoot” on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A protester in Minneapolis has a sign that reads “Justice for George” on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Police are trying to disperse the crowds in Minneapolis on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather around a damaged police vehicle in Minneapolis on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Milk is poured on the face by a demonstrator who had been exposed to tear gas in Minneapolis on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

A car in Minneapolis meets with tear gas on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

The crowds gather in Minneapolis on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Minneapolis protesters gather in the rain on May 26.

Protests across America after George Floyd’s death

Floyd’s girlfriend, Shawanda Hill, is in the middle of this photo taken May 26, near the place where he died.


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