By Jay Syrmopoulos San Francisco, Calif. – During a nationwide day of action Thursday to raise awareness about the killing of black women and children by police, topless women blocked traffic in downtown San Francisco.
“@brownblaze: This action today was healing. So amazing. Black women Are infinitely powerful, ya’ll. #SayHerName pic.twitter.com/aYY3U9Iyug”❤️❤️
— Janelle Monáe, Cindi (@JanelleMonae) May 21, 2015
The demonstrations were part of a national campaign to protest the police killings of Tanisha Anderson, Rekia Boyd, Aiyana Jones, Yvette Smith, along with numerous other females killed by police.
Say their names. Read their stories. Demand an end to State violence against Black Women & Girls. #SayHerName …read more