PHOTOS: Ontario’s Black Lives Matter protest draws diverse, engaged crowd downtown

A diverse group of social equity supporters, advocates, and allies listen to spontaneous speeches and testimonials at Ontario City Hall in the early evening heat on Thursday, June 4. (The Enterprise/Rachel Parsons)

Hundreds of people came out in support of the Black Lives Matter movement on Thursday, June 4. Residents, educators, organizers, and government officials gave impassioned speeches, and shared emotional personal stories and testimonials about their experiences with ethnic and gender inequality.

Neighbors get acquainted. Children meet and share a hug during the rally. (The Enterprise/Rachel . . .