New Orleans – Pictures from the Rally and March
As promised, here are some pictures from today.
Michael Eric Dyson, who was speaking when I arrived at the pre-March rally.
Judge Greg Mathis [from Detroit], who served as MC of the pre-March rally.
The front section of the pre-March crowd.
Theodore Shaw, President of NAACP Legal Defense Fund
All I can say is oh boy to this sign.
Al Sharpton addressing the pre-March crowd. This was when he chanted “Are y’all ready to march?”
New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin addressing the pre-March crowd. This audience was very pro-Nagin.
John Legend performing.
The beginning of the march. Off to the right is the Convention Center.
A T-shirt with a message.
Young brother who was pushing his little sister in a stroller across the bridge.
Young activist in training.
As you can see, there were many types of signs.
Jesse & Al at the end of the March. Neither of them wore their walkin’ shoes.
All of the pictures, including some shots with me and the speakers, can be seen on my Flickr site.