KOREATOWN, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Tom Kang, the lead pastor at the NewStory Church in Downtown L.A., organized the Freedom Day Prayer walk in Koreatown for Juneteenth.About 120 people representing different churches walked proudly in solidarity with local LAPD.
And we wanted to unite Asian Americans, Korean Americans, as well as African Americans come alongside the LAPD and really walk together and cover the city in prayer,” said Kang.The walk started at Liberty park and ended at Seoul International Park.
“Behind this uniform, behind this badge that every single man and woman in this profession, they do love what they do.
They swore to serve with an oath and they love to make a difference in the city.
And we want to be part of this change working together by being here,” Arcos said.