WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 9:   People join mothers from around the country, who lost their children to police brutality, and protest in front of the Justice Department at the Million Mom March on May 9, 2015 in Washington, D.C.  The march, organized by Mothers for Justice, was a call to action in the wake of recent murders by police officers around the country. (Photo by Gabriella Demczuk/Getty Images)

Mothers who children were killed by police gathered in D.C. on Saturday  to call attention to police brutality and racial injustice.

Sponsored by Mothers for Justice United, the Millions Moms March, traveled from the U.S Capitol to the U.S. Department of Justice.

Maria Hamilton founded Mothers for Justice United and helped organize the march of mothers and their supporters. Hamilton’s 31-year-old son, Dontre Hamilton, was shot 14 times and killed by a former Milwaukee police officer.

“This is a call for everybody to wake up,” Hamilton said as the march began Saturday afternoon. “We are here on behalf of our babies to tell the United States government that we aren’t going anywhere. We aren’t going to continue to keep burying our babies. Do something and do it now.”

Photo Credits: Million Moms March/Getty Images

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