Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Scenes from the start of last night's peaceful protest on Avenue D
Hundreds of people gathered last evening on Avenue D and Ninth Street — one of the many peaceful gatherings citywide against police brutality sparked by the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
The starting point for this protest is also the spot where several NYPD officers were involved in violent arrests on May 2.
EVG contributor Stacie Joy was at the start of the protest, which moved along Ninth Street to Avenue C and eventually to East Houston... the final stop was the Barclay's Center...