Topless black women are shutting down San Francisco’s busiest streets during rush hour


A group of topless women temporarily blocked a downtown San Francisco street during rush hour traffic this morning.

The demonstration, which is taking place in the city’s financial district, appears to be part a national day of action calling for an “end to state violence against all black women and girls.” Activists are using the hashtag #SayHerName, in reference to several black women who died at the hands of law enforcement officers.

The protest started at 8:30am this morning and blocked off Market Street, one of downtown San Francisco’s busiest streets.

The protest was organized by Blackout Collective, a Bay Area…

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