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Poster of the Week – Before George Floyd...

Updated: Jul 14, 2021

Before George Floyd there was:

Emmett Till

James Chaney

Andrew Goodman

Michael Schwerner

Fred Hampton

Manuel Ramos

Ruben Salazar

Eula Love

Arturo Jiménez

Anastasio Rojas

Andy López

Trayvon Martin

Tamir Rice

Kenneth Harding, Jr.

Oscar Grant

Michael Brown

Ezell Ford

Rekia Boyd

Sandra Bland

Joyce Curnell

Elijah McClain

Ronald Greene

….and too many more.

Since George Floyd:

Rayshard Brooks

Breonna Taylor

Jacob Blake

Walter Wallace Jr.

Casey Christopher Goodson Jr.

Andre Hill

Angelo Quinto

Daunte Wright

Adam Toledo

Andrew Brown, Jr.

…and too many more.


In 2018, the Center for the Study of Political Graphics produced “To Protect & Serve? Five Decades of Posters Protesting Police Violence,” a traveling exhibition with a fully illustrated and annotated bilingual catalog. This exhibition is meant to educate the public about the history of police violence and inspire people to action. A digital version is available online:

For a free copy of the 51 page catalog, please send a $5 donation which will cover the cost of shipping and handling (click button below).

In the special instructions field please note:

  • "Donation for 'To Protect & Serve' catalog"

  • Your shipping address if it is different from your billing address


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