Protest against Censorship at National Portrait Gallery

This is from an attendant at the protest organized by Transformer on Thursday, Dec. 2nd: The protest’s silence was very effective.  The rows standing mute along the entire width of north steps of the Portrait Gallery for about 25 minutes until the museum closed at 7:00 was eloquent and impactful in a way beyond the quantity of supporters or passion of speeches.  Security guards did not try to disperse those standing in the path between the entrance and the sidewalk.

Photos: John Davis Malloy

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