Last Night's Photos Capture the Spirit & Frustration of America In Light of Eric Garner

December 5th 2014

ATTN: Staff

UPDATE (FRIDAY):  Unrest continued into a second night on Thursday as protestors shut down major freeways and city centers across America.

Protestors shut down the Brooklyn Bridge in Manhattan:

And elsewhere in New York City:

In Chicago, IL:

In Atlanta, GA:

In Baltimore, MD:

In Boston, MA:

In Oakland, CA: 

In Dallas, TX:


Protestors took to the streets around the United States for the second time in less than two weeks after a New York City grand jury decided not to indict the police officer involved in the chokehold death of Eric Garner.

In New York City, as the Christmas Tree was being lit at Rockefeller Center...

At Grand Central Station:

On the Brooklyn Bridge:

Singer J. Cole was seen among the protestors on the streets of Manhattan:

Protestors from Virginia Commonwealth University shut down downtown Richmond, VA:

Similarly, students from Howard University shut down Union Station in Washington, DC:

In Atlanta, GA:


Protests hit the West Coast as well, as seen by this group in San Francisco, CA:


And across the Bay in Oakland, CA:


And another large protest in Seattle, WA: