Island Responds

Above, Alameda residents held a rally outside Alameda Police Department Monday demanding justice for George Floyd, and people of color across the country who disproportionately suffer at the hands of law enforcement. Right, at the same time, commercial property and business owners raced to board up their windows ahead of anticipated civil unrest that targeted seven locations in Alameda the night of May 31. Due to a rapidly imposed curfew, little unrest occurred Monday night.