Photos: The latest Massachusetts protests calling for racial justice

In cities and towns across the state, people rallied Wednesday in memory of George Floyd and others killed by police.

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A man holds his hands up as chants of "Hands Up, Don't Shoot!" fill the street along the side of the State House during a peaceful protest to honor the life of George Floyd on the Boston Common. –Jessica Rinaldi / The Boston Globe

Protests large and small were again held Wednesday across Massachusetts and around the country, calling for George Floyd and other Black Americans who have been killed by law enforcement.

Here are photos and social media posts from some of Wednesday’s rallies in the Bay State:

Boston:

A large crowd participated in a peaceful rally on Boston Common to honor the life of George Floyd. —Barry Chin/Globe Staff

Fitchburg:

Framingham:

A rally stepped off in Framingham. —John Hilliard
Noah Montano-Rodriguez, who organized a protest in Framingham on Wednesday. —John Hilliard

Mashpee:

Norwell:

Springfield:

Stoughton:


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