Memorial of Yong Xin Huang #1

Title

Memorial of Yong Xin Huang #1

Description

March 24, 1995, Yong Xin Huang was shot and killed by police officer Steven Mizrahi. This incited protests among Asian communities against police brutality and anti-Asian violence. Marches and demonstrations took place for the cause of Yong Xin Huang, demanding justice for him and minority groups under violence.

This photo features a group of participants with banners recording the birth and death date of Yong Xin Huang with his photo. A smaller banner reads "Died of Racism". In the back hangs the banner of CAAAV. One speaker is speaking with a amplifier.

Date

1995

Contributor

Shutong Wu

Rights

Copyright is held by CAAAV Organizing Asian Communities.

Format

Photograph

Identifier

Photo421.tif

Files

Photo421.jpg

Citation

“Memorial of Yong Xin Huang #1,” CAAAV Digital Archive, accessed July 24, 2024, https://archives.caaav.org/items/show/2272.

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