NAACP solidarity vigil for George Floyd Slated For Tuesday Evening, June 2

Thousands of protesters took to the streets over the weekend in solidarity with Black Lives Matter after the death of yet another African American at the hands of a police officer – Photo by Terry Miller

The Pasadena branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the National Association of Day Labors (NDLON) along with faith leaders from the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance (IMA and the Community Clergy Coalition (CCC) will be leading a peaceful Vigil for George Floyd, who was murdered at the hands (knee) of police in Minneapolis Minnesota.

Photos by Terry Miller

 “The death of Brother Floyd is a continuation of murders of African American men. Now is the time to speak up about it. We plan to convene at 5:00 pm at First AME Church and caravan in vehicles through the streets of Pasadena, practicing physical distancing, in peaceful protest for the death of George Floyd, to Pasadena City Hall. Speakers from each organization will discuss healing and action for change,” according to a NAACP press release.

Peaceful Vigil at City Hall Sunday night – Photo by Terry Miller

Contact the NAACP office at (626) 793-1293 or NDLON (626) 799-3566 for more information

June 1, 2020

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tmiller Terry Miller has been in the newspaper business for 35 plus years, following in the footsteps of his father who was a Foreign Correspondent for the London Daily Telegraph when the family emigrated to New York from London abroad the Queen Mary. When not shooting pictures or chasing a breaking news story. or playing drums, Miller spends entirely too much time and effort with Little British Sports Cars like his beloved 74 MGB...more like an addiction, says his wife of 22 years says.

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