A rally was held at 21st and Hillside, near the Wichita State University campus, this afternoon and was embodied by hundreds of protesters. The protest was peaceful, yet strong and united. Passers-by honked in support and some stopped to join the demonstration.
Below are photos from the protest:
|While standing on a median at 21st and Hillside on Friday afternoon, Ron Mahomes, holds up posters regarding the death of Florida teenager, Trayvon Martin.|
|5-year-old Jace Donaldson holds up a poster during a demonstration in Wichita, KS on Friday afternoon where hundreds of people gathered in response to the Trayvon Martin situation in Florida.|
|Treva Smith holds a sign while standing in a median at 21st and Hillside on Friday afternoon during a demonstration about the death of Florida teenager, Trayvon Martin.|
|Juanita Blackmon, far right, leads a group of protesters down a sidewalk to a Wichita police substation near the Wichita State University campus on Friday afternoon during a Trayvon Martin demonstration.|