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Hispanic/Latinx Community Children’s Day: Children and Youth March for Justice for George Floyd Marchando Juntos por Justicia y Paz

June 14, 2020 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

In English:


Saint Paul, MN –Sen. Patricia Torres Ray invites Hispanic/Latinx families and their children to March for Justice for George Floyd and to visit his Memorial at Chicago Ave. and 38th St. Minneapolis, to pay respects.


We’ll march with our children on this Children’s Day, to remind our young people that hard work will be necessary to end inhumane bias and racial discrimination that exist across all governing and social systems, especially in the criminal justice system.


Our Latinx community stands together with the Black community as we honor George Floyd’s life and we commit to unity, to building on the strength of our numbers and our ideals to dismantle the structures that violate our shared dreams for racial and economic justice, and for a humane criminal justice system.


Senator Torres Ray encourages all attendees to talk to their children about the significance of this moment and to act responsibly, by wearing masks and observing all the proper protocols required for this important event, that will be observed during a pandemic.


In Spanish:


San Pablo, MN –Sen. Patricia Torres Ray invita a las familias Hispano / Latinas y a sus hijos a Marchar por justicia por George Floyd y a visitar su Memorial en Chicago Ave. y 38th St. Minneapolis, para pagar respetos.


Marcharemos con nuestros hijos en este Día del Niño, para recordarles a nuestros jóvenes que tendremos que trabajar muy duro para acabar con los prejuicios inhumanos y la discriminación racial que existen en todos los sistemas sociales y de gobierno, especialmente en el sistema de justicia penal.


Nuestra comunidad Hispano-Latina se une a la comunidad Africano Americana en pedir justicia por la vida de George Floyd, y nos comprometemos a mantener unidad y a seguir construyendo en el poder que generan nuestros números y nuestros ideales, usandolos para desmantelar las estructuras que interrumpen nuestros sueños por justicia racial y económica, y nuestros ideales por un sistema de justicia penal que respeta nuestra humanidad.


La Senadora Torres Ray les pide a todos los asistentes que le hablen a sus hijos sobre el significado de este momento, y a que actuen de manera responsable, usando máscaras y observando todos los protocolos adecuados requeridos para este importante evento, que se observará durante una pandemia.



WHO:           Senator Patricia Torres Ray (D-Minneapolis), Ninchai Nok-Chiclana, and other community leaders


WHAT:          A Children and Youth March for George Floyd and a conversation with community leaders.


WHEN:          Sunday, June 14, 2020 from 7:00 am – 9:00 am


WHERE:       Gathering at Phelps Field Park – Community Center
701 East 39th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55407


June 14, 2020
7:00 am - 9:00 am
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Phelps Field Park Community Center
701 East 39th St
Minneapolis, MN 55407 United States
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