After Floyd, other names will highlight that police brutality is a local problem.

"Remember" doesn't feel quite right. This week, as the country honored the anniversary of George Floyd's death, many stated the obvious: that they will never forget his murder by Minneapolis police, that the gatherings on May 25 were merely public surfacings of a persistent anguish since that day. In Seattle, somber church services paid tribute to Floyd, whose name was projected on Saint Mark's Episcopal Cathedral in big bright letters. "George Floyd should still be alive today," the message read in full.

But the church, as well as the ACLU of Washington and Washington Coalition for Police Accountability, know that locals may have forgotten other names—other people killed by police, far closer to home. Through June 8, the historic building on Capitol Hill will bear the names of more than 30 victims of police violence in Washington, illuminated on a west-facing facade. The installation spotlights that this is a local problem, with friends and family members still searching for justice. “It’s heartwarming to see different communities come together to help support our cause and our fight for Jesse,” Kelli Saeteurn, the cousin of police violence victim Jesse Sarey, said in a statement.

Though it may not be the Space Needle or Smith Tower, Saint Mark's is one of the most prominent sites in the city, its massive cathedral visible from I-5, Lake Union, and beyond. The church has made social justice a part of its program over the years, something its dean, the Very Rev. Steven L. Thomason, alluded to in the light project's announcement: "It is good and right to be able to leverage our most prominent public asset, the building itself, to ‘say their names.’"

The ACLU of Washington, which helped push for sweeping police reform this year in Olympia, has more information about each of the people highlighted in the Projecting Justice project. Along with Sarey and Floyd, the following names will be projected over the next two weeks:

Charleena Lyles

Herbert Hightower Jr.

Tommy Le

Mi’Chance Dunlap-Gittens

Joel Nelson

Billy Langfitt

Iosia Faletogo

Samuel Toshiro Smith

John T. Williams

Stonechild 'Stoney' Chiefstick

Renee Davis

Cecil Lacy Jr.

Daniel Covarrubias

Jacqueline Salyers

Bennie Branch

Leonard Thomas

Said Joquin

Isaiah Obet

Brian Scaman

Enosa “EJ” Strickland

Giovonn Joseph-McDade

Matthew Folden

Patrick West

Ryan Smith

Damarius Butts

Che Taylor

Shaun Fuhr

Kevin Peterson Jr.

Clando Anitok

Carlos Hunter

Juan Rene Hummel

Clayton Joseph

Oscar Perez Giron

Michael Pierce

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