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Photos: Market Square protests

Protesters demonstrate outside of the City-County Building at a Saturday protest.

By Kaycee Orwig, Visual Editor

July 6, 2020

Protesters gathered on Saturday at Market Square to protest Pennsylvania Code Title 18, Section 508, which regulates use of force for law enforcement in the state.

Photos: Point Breeze protests after George Floyd’s death

Organizers lead protesters on Saturday in chanting “Hey! Hey! Ho! Ho! 508 has got to go!”

By Kaycee Orwig, Visual Editor

June 28, 2020

Protesters gathered on Saturday at Mellon Park, in Pittsburgh’s Point Breeze neighborhood, to protest Pennsylvania Code Title 18, Section 508, which regulates use of force for law enforcement in the state.

Photos: Hill District protests for Black trans lives

Protesters rally at the Freedom Corner during a Thursday protest for Black trans lives.

By Kaycee Orwig, Visual Editor

June 21, 2020

Protesters gathered at the Hill District’s Freedom Corner and then marched to Downtown on Thursday to protest discrimination of Black transgender people.

Photos: Oakland protests after George Floyd’s death

A protest organizer leads chants from the middle of the crowd on Saturday.

By Kaycee Orwig, Visual Editor

June 14, 2020

Protestors marched from Squirrel Hill to Oakland on Saturday, as part of a nationwide movement to protest the death of George Floyd.

Photos: Bakery Square protests after George Floyd’s death

An organizer kicked off a Saturday protest at Bakery Square.

By Kaycee Orwig, Visual Editor

June 7, 2020

Protesters held a sit-in protest in Pittsburgh’s Bakery Square neighborhood on Saturday, as part of a nationwide movement to protest the death of George Floyd.

Photos: Downtown, South Side protests after George Floyd’s death

Protesters march across the Birmingham Bridge during a Thursday protest.

By Kaycee Orwig, Visual Editor

June 6, 2020

Protestors marched through Pittsburgh’s Downtown and South Side neighborhoods on Thursday, as part of a nationwide movement to protest the death of George Floyd.

Photos: East Liberty protests after George Floyd’s death

Protestors march in East Liberty in response to the death of George Floyd.

By Kaycee Orwig, Visual Editor

June 2, 2020

Protestors marched through Pittsburgh’s East Liberty neighborhood on Monday, as part of a nationwide movement, to protest the death of George Floyd.

Photos: Downtown protests after George Floyd’s death

Protesters gather in Downtown Pittsburgh in response to the killing of George Floyd.

By Kaycee Orwig, Visual Editor

May 31, 2020

Protestors flooded into Downtown Pittsburgh on Saturday, as part of a nationwide movement, to protest the death of George Floyd.

Photos: Oakland, largely emptied

A hospital worker awaits a shuttle outside the UPMC Presbyterian parking garage.

By Kaycee Orwig, Visual Editor

May 1, 2020

Oakland may look a little different than it did two months ago, but its formerly crowded streets are not left completely empty.

VIDEO: WOTS – Let’s (Tik)Talk About TikTok!

March 5, 2020

This week, we went around campus and asked students what they think about the popular new social media app TikTok, and how it should be utilized on college campuses. Spoiler alert: Pitt Dining's TikTok account may break the internet.

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