If you have seen any form of news this week, even if it is just on social media, you are fully aware of the heartbreaking situation that is going on in Baltimore, Maryland. Unfortunately the news is quick to paint an already devastating situation that much worse. It is easier for the news stations and social media outlets to show only the negative, severely violent, and horrible scenes from Baltimore. They portray a city full of “gangstas and thugs” as they like to say. In the middle of all the chaos, the news is so quick to announce, there are some good samaritans and helpful citizens trying to influence a more positive vibe throughout the city. The following images are ones you won’t see on your local news channel, but they will help to restore your faith in humanity a little bit, especially during the Baltimore riots.
1. Fighting For The Future
2. Family. Protest. Baltimore.
3. Bloods And Crips Unite For Justice.
4. Do Not Give Them A Reason
5. A man is standing outside a 7-11 in Baltimore blocking the entrance from potential looters.
6. Hundreds of citizens gather to clean the streets of Baltimore and restore peace to the city.
7. Baltimore residents working into the night, cleaning up their local streets after the riots settled down for the day.
8. A group of men in suits, believed to be part of the Nation of Islam, walk through the streets trying to disperse the crowds that have gathered. 9. This man dances every day on this truck. He’s not letting the protests stop his routine.
10. Thousands of peaceful protestors in Baltimore.
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