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Protesters with Black Lives Matter banner
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Protesters march through downtown Columbia carrying a Black Lives Matter banner Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Protesters marching downtown Columbia
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Protesters march in downtown Columbia on Sunday, June 7, 2020, calling for an end to police brutality.
Protesters march downtown Columbia
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Hundreds of protesters march down Broadway in downtown Columbia on Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Protesters march on Providence Road
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Protesters motivated by the death of George Floyd walk downtown Providence Road in downtown Columbia on Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Protesters march on Providence Road
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Protesters motivated by the death of George Floyd march down Providence Road in downtown Columbia on Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Police officer blocks Columbia street
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A Columbia police officer blocks traffic during a protest against police brutality on Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Columbia protester with megaphone
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A protester uses a megaphone to communicate with the crowd at a march Sunday, June 7, 2020, in Columbia spurred by George Floyd's death.
Police cruiser leads protesters
A Columbia police cruiser leads protesters as they march in downtown Columbia on Sunday, June 7, 2020. The protest attracted about 1,000 people.
Columbia protester with sign
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A protester holds a sign while marching in downtown Columbia on Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Columbia College with protesters in front
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Protesters march by Columbia College on Sunday, June 7, 2020, in central Columbia during a Black Lives Matter event.
Protesters on College Avenue
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Protesters make their way down College Avenue in downtown Columbia during a Black Lives Matter march on Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Protesters on Broadway
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Protesters march down Broadway in downtown Columbia during a Black Lives Matter event on Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Protesters on Courthouse Plaza
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Protesters gather outside the Boone County Courthouse during a Black Lives Matter event Sunday, June 7, 2020, in Columbia
Protesters with arms raised
Protesters march with their hands up during a Black Lives Matter protest Sunday, June 7, 2020 in central Columbia.

An estimated 1,000-plus people took to the streets of downtown and central Columbia on Sunday for a Black Lives Matter protest spurred on by the death of George Floyd at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer.

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  1. Our community is messed up. We know that but for people to come forth and march alongside one another is a blessing. Big shouts out to keiz for making the movement continue in the town. The state that freed slave last

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