1. Baton Rouge Protests

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

Saturday’s protests in Baton Rouge, Louisiana marked one of many intense moments in the city since the shooting death of Alton Sterling earlier this week. In this particular photo, which is on its way to being a historic encounter, a woman is arrested after protesting on a highway. According to the photographer, she remained calm during the entire encounter. Click through for more stirring photos from the protests.

2. Baton Rouge Protests

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

July 8: Demonstrators descend upon downtown Baton Rouge to protest the death of Alton Sterling and police brutality nationwide.

3. Baton Rouge Protests

Department Of Justice Launches Civil Rights Investigation In Shooting Of A Black Man By Baton Rouge Police Officer Source:Getty

4. Baton Rouge Protests

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

5. Baton Rouge Protests

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

July 9: A man is arrested for protesting the death of Alton Sterling and police brutality nationwide.

6. Baton Rouge Protests

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

July 9: Police arrest protestors in Baton Rouge.

7. Baton Rouge Protests

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

July 9: Heavily armed police violently subdue protestors in Baton Rouge.

8. Baton Rouge Protestors

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

9. Baton Rouge Protestors

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

July 9: Black women protest in Baton Rouge.

10. Baton Rouge Protests

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

11. Baton Rouge Protests

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

12. Baton Rouge Protests

Protests Continue In Baton Rouge After Police Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling Source:Getty

July 9: Heavily armed police face off with protestors in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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