He says he put the event together in response to all the events going on.
The group is also taking a stand against police brutality.
They also highlighted as what they see as unfairness is society.
“We’re trying to get Black people to understand the Second Amendment does not only apply to a certain ethnic group, that the Second Amendment applies to everybody.” Omowale said. “I don’t know if people can understand what it’s like to be in the shoes of a Black man in America today unless you’re actually Black.”
Washington says he also left a letter at the Governor’s Mansion with a list of demands about holding police officers accountable.