Student Documents Richmond Protests Through Photos

June 3, 2020

Richmond residents have joined people from around the country in protesting violence against the Black community in the wake of the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery. Virginia Commonwealth University student Christopher Brown has captured the protest in photographs, which are shared here with permission.

To view more photographs, visit Brown's Flickr gallery

The Department of African American Studies has posted a statement in response to the recent events.

Protesters gathered with Black Lives Matter signs

Protesters marching with signs.

Protester holding a sign that says

Protester with megaphone speaks to protesters with raised fists.

Protester holding a sign that says