Donning masks, hundreds of protesters in Brooklyn, New York gathered on June 2, 2020 to march through the borough, including stops at the Barclays Center and the Brooklyn Bridge. The protests were peaceful and people of all races spoke out against racial injustice and police brutality. Numerous people in traffic honked to show their support, throwing fists up in solidarity from car windows.
Protesters March Outside Barclays Center
Protesters Marched to the Barclays Center and stopped as many people spoke out about injustice.
An EMT Stands With Protesters
An EMT stands with protesters as they march the streets of Brooklyn.
Young Men Stand Together Outside Barclays
A group of young men decided to attend the protest together outside the Barclays Center and spoke out together about racism.
Protester Screams for Justice
Protester stands in front of the Brooklyn Bridge across from police and screams for justice.
Protester Holds Up Sign
A protester held up a sign referencing Jim Crow laws. The laws were enacted in the 1870s and demanded racial segregation of public facilities in several states.
Protesters Gather Outside The Barclays Center in Brooklyn
Protesters kneel outside the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York with fists in the air to stand against racial injustice and police brutality.
Protesters Stopped in Traffic Hold Signs
Protesters stopped at a red light hold signs out the window of their vehicle.
Protester Hands Out Hand Sanitizer
While the nation is still battling the coronavirus pandemic, most protesters are still wearing masks. A protester, who identified themselves as "A," said they came out with their friends to hand out food, water, and hand sanitizer.
Little Boy Stands in Solidarity With Protesters
A little raises his fist while standing in the sun roof of an SUV parked in the middle of the street as protesters pass. He can be heard chanting "hands up, don't shoot!"
Toddler Protests With Dad
A toddler sits on his dad's shoulders with a sign that reads "I am a little upset."
Protester Holds Sign
Protestor holds up sign as protesters march toward the Brooklyn Bridge.
Young Boy Stands Atop SUV
A young boy stood atop a car in the middle of traffic in downtown Brooklyn as protesters walked by. Many stopped to cheer him on.
Protestor Holds Up Poignant Sign
A black protester held up a sign asking "When you see me what do you see?" while marching in Brooklyn, New York.
Man Steps Out of Car to Support
A man who was stopped at the intersection as protesters turned stepped out of his vehicle to show his support with a raised fist.
Protester Stands on Garbage Can
A protester across the street from the Barclays Center stands atop a garbage can with her first raised.
Protesters Talk With Police
Protesters talk with police about crossing the Brooklyn Bridge into Manhattan as dozens of cops line up in front of the bridge to keep people from crossing. Protesters remind others that the protest in "non-violent."
Protestors Hold Signs While Marching
Protestors holding signs march toward the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Protesters Hang Out of Cars
A protester hung out of a green taxi cab with signs in support of the protesters marching beside her.