September 7th KYSS protest photos

This Sunday marked the third anti-violence protest by Keeping Youth & Streets Safe in four weeks. Members of Decarcerate NJ made the trip to Plainfield to demonstrate with KYSS. Here is some of what took place.

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Kareem Massey, “Kill Poverty, not people.”

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Nia Ali and Robert Colby-Witanek sing together

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Protester Josh Howard

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Rapper Bishop the Eastside Nappyhead and Brenton

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Delano Mullings makes his sign

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Bob Witanek of Decarcerate NJ speaks with Norman Johnson

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Delano Mullings, Terry Muhammad, and Erica J. Brown

 

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John Campbell, Sr. looks on as Robert Colby-Witanek provides the music

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Delano Mullings, Erica J. Brown, and Amanda Garcia

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Members of First Unitarian Church speak with Sabrina Lyttleton

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After the demonstration made its way to the Hispanic Heritage Festival, organizer Sabrina Lyttleton was able to speak to Mayor Adrian Mapp and his wife Amelia

One of yesterday’s protesters, Bishop the Eastside Nappyhead, recently made a music video about violence in Plainfield and beyond. It features Negros Americanos duo-mate MC Enigma, and Kansas City rapper Str8 Jakket.

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