Photos: Hundreds gather at Oregon Capital for Black Lives Matter protest

A group of Black Lives Matter protestors and advocates gathered in front of the Oregon Capital on Saturday, July 4.

Speaking for racial injustices and economic inequalities, the protest had hundreds show up at the rally; including counter protestors such as the Proud Boys.

Black Lives Matter mural is drawn on the pavement in front of the Oregon Capital on Saturday, July 4.
Man was arrested after he pushed a counter-protestor.
Oregon State Police addressed the false accusation that their officer shown a “White Power” hand gesture to show his support for the counter-protestors.
Motorcyclists rode in under the Oregon State Park during the #BlackLivesMatter rally.
Proud Boys and other conservative counter-protestors walked away from the frontlines to where the memorial for WWII is for a BBQ.
Counter-protestor holds up “SUPPORT POLICE” sign
Black Lives Matter solidarity logo printed on a skate board at the #BlackLivesMatter rally.
#BlackLivesMatter protestors gathered at the Oregon State Capital in solidarity for racial and economic justice on Saturday, July 4.
Oregon State Police officer pushed #BlackLivesMatter protestor’s sign back, he was met with back lash from the protestors.
#BlackLivesMatter protestors gathered at the Oregon State Capital in solidarity for racial and economic justice on Saturday, July 4.
#BlackLivesMatter protestors gathered at the Oregon State Capital in solidarity for racial and economic justice on Saturday, July 4.
#BlackLivesMatter protestors gathered at the Oregon State Capital in solidarity for racial and economic justice on Saturday, July 4.
#BlackLivesMatter protestors gathered at the Oregon State Capital in solidarity for racial and economic justice on Saturday, July 4.
#BlackLivesMatter had a “Doggles of Doom” show up at the rally with a “I BITE FASCISTS” sign strapped to his side.
Proud Boys and other conservatives had a barbecue near the World War II memorial near where the #BlackLivesMatter protest happened.
Conservative counter-protest chants “All Lives Matter” as they were getting surrounded by the #BlackLivesMatter protestors.
Conservative counter-protest chants “All Lives Matter” as they were getting surrounded by the #BlackLivesMatter protestors.
#BlackLivesMatter protestors gathered at the Oregon State Capital in solidarity for racial and economic justice on Saturday, July 4.
#BlackLivesMatter protestors gathered at the Oregon State Capital in solidarity for racial and economic justice on Saturday, July 4.

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