This Week in Photos: Moderna Vaccine and Daunte Wright

(April 12 - April 18)


As of today, more than 206M million COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered around the nation. Shots are being given at mass-vaccination sites, hospitals, small clinics, pharmacies, in people’s homes, as governments and organizations work to reach everyone currently eligible.


Collected here are images from Photojournalist Julian Leshay’s COVID-19 journey, who became eligible as part of the NJ Press, to protect against the dreaded COVID-19, and a march in the pouring rain in NJ - NYC in honor of Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old black man shot and killed by Brooklyn Center, Minn. Police Officer Kim Porter.



A syringe of one dose of the Moderna Covid-19 Vaccine held in Dr. Mohammad's hand before administered to a patient in a CVS Pharmacy in Hoboken, New Jersey on Sunday, April 11th, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



CVS Pharmacy located on Washington St in Hoboken, New Jersey administers the Covid-19 Vaccine by appointment only on Sunday, April 11th, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A dose of the Moderna Covid-19 Vaccine is administered into Julian Leshay's left arm by Dr. Mohammad in a CVS Pharmacy in Hoboken, New Jersey administers the Covid-19 Vaccine by appointment only on Sunday, April 11th, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)





Dr. Mohammad applies a cotton swap to patient, Julian Leshay's, left arm after the second dose of the Moderna Vaccine is injected in a CVS Pharmacy in Hoboken, New Jersey administers the Covid-19 Vaccine by appointment only on Sunday, April 11th, 2021. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A sign honoring Daunte Wright lies on a hood of a car in the pouring rain in New York City on Monday, April 12th, 2021. Daunte Wright is a 20-year-old black man who was killed by Police Officer Kim Potter after a potential traffic violation for air freshener(s). The officer allegedly mistook her firearm for her taser which resulted in the death of Daunte Wright. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A protester leads a march in the pouring rain on the public pathway of the George Washington Bridge in an attempt to reach another group of protesters in New York City to stand in Solidarity with Daunte Wright on Monday, April 12th, 2021. Daunte Wright is a 20-year-old black man who was killed by Police Officer Kim Potter after a potential traffic violation for air fresheners. The officer allegedly mistook her firearm for her taser which resulted in the death of Daunte Wright. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



Police vehicles from Port Authority Police and NYPD drive alongside protesters in the pouring rain as the march continues along the public walkway heading into New York City on Monday, April 12th, 2021. This protest took place for Daunte Wright. Daunte Wright is a 20-year-old black man who was killed by Police Officer Kim Potter after a potential traffic violation for air fresheners. The officer allegedly mistook her firearm for her taser which resulted in the death of Daunte Wright. (Photo/Julian Leshay)




Shamz( Left) and Kason Little (Right) set the pace for the Daunte Wright March from Fort Lee, New Jersey across the George Washington Bridge to New York City in the pouring rain on Monday, April 12th, 2021. Daunte Wright is a 20-year-old black man who was killed by Police Officer Kim Potter after a potential traffic violation for air fresheners. The officer allegedly mistook her firearm for her taser which resulted in the death of Daunte Wright. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



Multiple NYPD police vehicles wait on the New York side of the George Washington Bridge as a group of protesters from Fort Lee, New Jersey for Daunte Wright walked across the bridge on Monday, April 12th, 2021. Daunte Wright is a 20-year-old black man who was killed by Police Officer Kim Potter after a potential traffic violation for air fresheners. The officer allegedly mistook her firearm for her taser which resulted in the death of Daunte Wright. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A line of NYPD vehicles follows a protest marching throughout the streets of New York City demanding justice for Daunte Wright in the pouring rain on Monday, April 12th, 2021. Daunte Wright is a 20-year-old black man who was killed by Police Officer Kim Potter after a potential traffic violation for air fresheners. The officer allegedly mistook her firearm for her taser which resulted in the death of Daunte Wright. (Photo/Julian Leshay)



A sticker is seen placed on a street pole saying "Drop All Charges For Every Protester" during a protest demanding justice for Daunte Wright in New York City on Monday, April 12th, 2021. Daunte Wright is a 20-year-old black man who was killed by Police Officer Kim Potter after a potential traffic violation for air fresheners. The officer allegedly mistook her firearm for her taser which resulted in the death of Daunte Wright. (Photo/Julian Leshay)





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