Hundreds of participants marched to the Walker Playground in Mattapan to speak out against police violence and honor Floyd.
"The tensions and unrest in Minnesota are rooted in the history of the brutality, murder, and denial of justice by the government."
A community candle vigil honoring victims of anti-Asian violence was held in Union Square in Somerville on April 10.
“Stop Asian Hate, White Supremacy is a Pandemic, Racism is a Virus, End the Violence against Asians, Stop Asian Hate Crimes, Stop White Supremacy, Stop Violence, Silence is Violence.”
“We put a spotlight on the overwhelming rise in anti-Asian hate crimes and come together in love, support, and solidarity.”
"Trump was voted out. However, this is not a mandate for Biden and Harris."
From Nubian Square, marchers took their signs and bullhorns to Franklin Park, where calls for justice continued ...
"Questions about screening, adequate facilities, safe practices, staffing levels, PPE, health and safety practices ... have prompted them to take this action."