Biracial couple’s BLM photos go viral

AM Extra

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A California couple has gone viral after recently celebrating their love at a Black Lives Matter protest in Los Angeles.

After taking wedding photos, the biracial newlyweds showed up to an L.A. protest to make a statement. Since then, Samuel Mekonnen and Lara Sanders have taken their message of love around the country.

The couple joined AM Extra from Vancouver Wednesday to talk about their adventure and what it means for the BLM movement.

Follow along with Samuel and Lara here.

Follow KOIN 6 for the latest news and weather


Download our FREE news and weather apps for iPhone, iPad and Android. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and sign up for our email newsletters.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Twitter News Widget

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss