South Florida Continues To Protest Sunday, From Homestead To Miami Lakes

Jun 7, 2020

Protests against police brutality continued Sunday in South Florida as two small groups rallied in Miami Lakes and Homestead, with another planned for Wynwood in the evening.

In suburban Miami Lakes on Northwest 154th Street, about 100 protesters gathered along the road holding signs and chanting Sunday afternoon. The protest, organized by 19-year-old Nina Zamora, had caused a stir in recent days in Miami Lakes, a community where only about 3 percent of the population is black.

Zamora said a flyer posted to a local Facebook group was deleted, and many residents raised concerns about potential violence and the message of the event.

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