Thousands of protesters hit the streets in New York City on Saturday to protest police violence after the grand jury decisions in Ferguson and Staten Island in what came to be known as the #MillionMarchNYC demonstration. Among them were several members of the cast of Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black.
Vicky Jeudy, who plays Janae Watson, posted this dramatic photo of the group holding “I Can’t Breathe” signs and doing the “Hands up, Don’t Shoot” gesture.
We can't breathe! pic.twitter.com/KMfM7KZIMH
— VICKY JEUDY (@VICKYJEUDY) December 13, 2014
Other members of the cast posted images on Instagram, promoting the march and sharing moments from their experience there:
Others in the crowd shared their photos of the actors as well:
Orange is the New Black star among protesters. pic.twitter.com/CF55418V6z
— Yamiche Alcindor (@Yamiche) December 13, 2014
— RightWingWatch Fan (@RWwatchMA) December 13, 2014
— Jada Yuan (@jadabird) December 13, 2014
[Photo via screengrab]
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