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In new York opposite of trump tower there was an inscription "Black lives matter"

In front of the Trump Tower skyscraper on the roadway of Fifth Avenue caused big yellow inscription Black lives matter ("black Lives matter"), the correspondent of RIA Novosti.

On this stretch of Fifth Avenue is closed for car traffic. Wanting to fit in and be photographed on the background of the label.

Mayor bill de Blasio and his wife also took a cushion took part in the coloring of the letters. The event was attended by the preacher al Sharpton is one of the most famous in the United States advocates for the rights of blacks.

"That's the important thing to remember - today we make a statement about what we value in new York. We make the statement that matters. When I announced that we'll do it here, President trump said that we have defiled the luxury of Fifth Avenue. Let me tell you, we're not wicked. We free Fifth Avenue," said de Blasio, to the applause of the audience.

"So when we say "black Lives matter", there is no more American statements, there is no more Patriotic statements, because there is no America without black America," he said.

Earlier on the main streets in several districts and cities in the United States a similar inscription has already done.

Earlier, the cities of the US, a wave of protests and unrest after the death in Minneapolis at the hands of police of African-American George Floyd. After the death of Floyd intensified the movement Black Lives Matter, which is against the violence against the black population.