See photos from the June 4 Black Lives Matter protest in downtown Nashville

(Dylan Skye Aycock, Alex Hosey/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Chants of "No justice, no peace," "Hands up, don't shoot," and "Say his name, George Floyd," could be heard on the streets of Nashville June 4 as thousands of protestors gathered downtown to march to City Hall as part of the Nashville Black Lives Matter Youth Lead Rally.

The march began at Bicentennial Park and passes the National Museum of African American History before ending at the Tennessee State Capitol.


The march is the latest in a number of protests and events held downtown in the wake of the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery as well as several other black Americans who have been killed in recent weeks.

See more photos from the protest in the gallery above.

This story is developing, check back for updates.
By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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