Thousands Rally Against Racism in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Protesters in Halifax, Nova Scotia, staged an anti-racism rally on June 1, following a worldwide trend of demonstrations in response to the death of George Floyd.

Footage shows Canadian demonstrators taking a knee, distributing hand sanitizer, and dancing. Local news reported thousands of protesters in attendance.

The uploader captioned the post: “While the rest of the world burns itself to the ground, I wanna show Twitter what a peaceful protest looks like … tonight in Halifax, Canada, where we come together, share hand-sanitizer, and party.” Credit: @jonthescreamer via Storyful