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Beverly Hills Hit by Protests

Protestors gathering in Beverly Hills May 30 Photo by Bianca Heyward
Graffiti on Beverly Hills Police Station Photo by Bianca Heyward

Posted Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 7:21 pm

By Bianca Heyward

On May 30, an estimated 2,000 demonstrators took to the streets of Beverly Hills in response to the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis by a police officer, as well as other African Americans killed by authorities in recent years. In condemnation of racially charged police brutality, throngs of protestors entered the City during the mid-afternoon, after demonstrators clashed with police in the Fairfax District by blocking traffic and setting police cars ablaze. Unrest saturated the City.

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