"Say Their Names" traveling memorial arrives in Houston

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- The 'Say Their Names' memorial exhibit that honors Black Americans whose lives have been lost due to social injustice was installed in Houston on Monday.

The installation took place at Emancipation Park. The memorial opened today September 28 and was made possible by Houston rapper, activist and philanthropist Trae Tha Truth

The Say Their Names Memorial is a nationwide grassroots initiative featuring over 200 photos of Black victims whose lives were lost to racial injustice, police brutality and racism. The exhibition was started in Portland on Juneteenth.