Demonstrations began against both the grand jury decision to not convict the killers of Breonna Taylor and against the mayor the city who has cracked down many times on protests.
Hundreds of protesters marched in New York City to demand justice for Adam Toledo, a 13-year-old boy murdered by Chicago police. Demonstrators marched through Brooklyn, blocking traffic and shutting down activity to disrupt for justice. Around 40 police officers trailed the march, almost numbering 1 for every 5 protesters.
Anarchists paid a visit to the space where the Metropolitan Republican Club of New York would later be holding a meeting, drawing the anarchist circle-a, laying body bags on the floor, and writing “YOU’RE CANCELLED” on the doors of the building in anticipation for the later event which would host many prominent Republicans.
Hundreds of protesters gathered in St. Louis to protest against Missouri senator Josh Hawley, who is widely believed to have supported and even encouraged the Capitol Insurrection that occurred on January 6. Demonstrators demanded his immediate removal from office and prosecution for supporting a seditious movement.