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Rally for justice meets Sunday traffic at roundabout

There were no complaints here about Sunday’s weather.

But there was still reason to protest.

About 20 people gathered with signs and placards for two hours under sunny skies that morning at the roundabout on the east edge of town to join the rest of the world in condemning racial injustice and police misconduct.

The local event was intended to be small and was selectively promoted, primarily by private messages and texting, participants said.

The reaction by passing traffic was mostly positive, they reported.

Attendees were greeted by motorists who honked horns, offered fists of solidarity and...

 

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