Another CHAZ ill Autonomous Zone” might be taking root at Memphis City Hall.
Protestors who want the Memphis Police Department defunded, are camped outside in tents and sitting on folding chairs.Community gardens are also being created.
Local activist Hunter Demster has been posting on social media at the scene. He claims Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland ordered Black Lives Matter signs to be taken down, but this is not confirmed by the mayor’s office.
“We’re going to have to change up tactics and hit ’em where it hurts,” Demster says on his Facebook video below.