1. Many predicted riots after George Zimmerman was found not guilty and some people circulated this video of “riots in Miami” (it’s actually of the 2011 Vancouver Stanley Cup riot).
2. However, peaceful protests are happening in cities across America.
3. San Francisco:
LIVE: San Francisco #Zimmerman verdict protest march: http://t.co/uz3H1rDOdu - via @DanMilanoABC
Protesters in San Francisco rally against the Zimmerman acquittal #TrayvonMartin #Zimmerman #SF #Protest #Mission
5. Washington, D.C.:
Russ Ptacek, WUSA9
Now: Zimmerman trial verdict protest shuts down 14th and U in Washington DC. Peaceful.
.@Bossip @jasoncherkis #trayvon protest signs in DC
Benjamin R. Freed
#TrayvonMartin march headed up 18th Street into heart of Adams Morgan.
8. Tallahassee (despite what this person claims, this image is NOT from Miami):
People gather in front of capital building in Miami, Florida to protest Zimmerman verdict.
- Hillary Clinton has officially accepted the Democratic party's presidential nomination with some fiery words for Donald Trump 🇺🇸
- A federal court struck down North Carolina's voting restrictions, ruling they intentionally made it harder for black people to vote.
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