Silent protest parade

  • 100 years ago African-Americans marched down 5th Avenue to declare that black lives matter

    by Chad Williams

    One hundred years later, as black people continue to insist that “Black Lives Matter,” the “Silent Protest Parade” offers a vivid reminder about the power of courageous leadership, grassroots mobilization, direct action and their collective necessity in the fight to end racial oppression in our current troubled times.