Protesting safely during a pandemic of disease and over-policing.

Please be prepared and peaceful: know your rights and remember there’s still a pandemic. Download the ACLU app onto your phone, bring water, hats, MASKS, hand sanitizer, etc…

  • Before you go to a live event:Download the Mobile Justice app to your phone. “There is no doubt that moments like these highlight the importance of the app,” Marcus Benigno, a spokesperson for the ACLU of Southern California, told CNN. “Without a video of the unfortunate and tragic incident, we probably wouldn’t even know George Floyd’s name.” Note: CA is a “two-party consent” law state, requiring both parties to agree to verbal recording of private conversations.
  • There’s still a pandemic on: Check out this reference on safer protesting.
  • Be prepared just in case: Check out this infographic on what to bring and wear.
  • Acknowledge the truth: Some basic acts to get started.