Crowds Rally For 'Collective Safety' of Asian Communities in Washington

Crowds gathered in Washington’s McPherson Square on March 21, calling for protection for Asian and AAPI communities days after deadly shootings at spas in Atlanta.

Footage taken by Instagram user @chaosuperz shows a large group assembled for the DC Rally for Collective Safety: Protect Asian/AAPI Communities event.

Six Asian women were among the eight people killed when a suspect opened fire in three Atlanta-area spas on March 16. The march in Washington on Sunday was one of many held in cities across the country that weekend. Credit: @chaosuperz via Storyful