Protest

Stop Asian Hate Rally In Albany
Asian Americans gathered to honor victims who were senselessly injured or killed in recent hate crimes. Members of the Asian American community gathered in Academy Park on Monday evening to denounce hate crimes against Asian Americans.
Protesters Clash In Albany
Police supporters came out on Saturday to hold a, “Back the Blue” rally in front of the state capital in Albany. Counter-protesters with “Black Lives Matter“,
Prison Reform Protest
Protesters are calling on Governor Cuomo and the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision to address the issues of visitation as well as the poor prison conditions.
Black Lives Matter
Hundreds of protesters descended on Bumpy’s Polar Freeze in Schenectady on Sunday amidst allegations of racism and white supremacy.
Over 11K People
Over 11K people showed up to a peaceful protest in Troy, the Capital Region came out in masses for victims of racial injustice across the Capital Region and beyond.
Community Conversations
I want to talk to the mayor, the governor, the mother ...... president.
I want to talk to the FBI, and the CIA, and the mother.... congressman.
That quote is from Nas I Am that was released in my senior year of high school, and unfortunately, 21 years later the words and lyrics of this song still rema…
Protests in Albany
In Albany, a group of protesters blocked the I-90 ramp near Livingston Avenue and Henry Johnson Boulevard; right near the Albany police station.
Tragedy in Dallas
As of 3:45 a.m. Eastern Time, officials reported five police officers dead after a sniper started firing on law enforcement presence at what started out as a peaceful protest and demonstration in Dallas, TX.
Protester Arrested
State troopers have arrested several protesters who sat and linked arms at the entrance to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s annual budget address at Empire State Plaza in Albany. Protesters were arrested for dis orderly conduct. They mention the bombing in Nigeria and other social issues...
U Albany Protest
A group of about 75 protesting University at Albany students shut down part of Washington Avenue on Wednesday afternoon. A police officer was able to get protestors to cooperate and leave the roadway.
No one was hurt and no arrests were made...
Garth Brooks Cancels TV Appearances In Wake Of Ferguson Protest
Wow! Country music star Garth Brooks canceled scheduled media appearances this week, according to the Daily Mail, saying:
It would be in poor taste to promote my comeback album during national protests after a grand jury did not indict a white policeman in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teena…