Black Lives Matter Protest, Poughkeepsie, New York. June 2020. A young man lies face down in the street In front of New York State police officers to protest the killings of George Floyd and other unarmed African-Americans at the hands of law enforcement.
The killing of George Floyd had a powerful and profound effect on humanity in the United States and around the world. There were demonstrations in major cities expressing outrage and grief, and in smaller communities as well, such as this one in Poughkeepsie, New York.