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KS Gov. appoints commission to tackle race equity, justice [Video]

KS Gov. appoints commission to tackle race equity, justice

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly is taking on the topic of race and justice, following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and protests around the world.

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How the killing of George Floyd has upended America [Video]

How the killing of George Floyd has upended America

Cities across the US have been convulsed by protests sparked by the killing of George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man who died after being arrested and handcuffed by a white officer who then kneeled on..

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George Floyd's brother to lawmakers: 'Stop the pain' [Video]

George Floyd's brother to lawmakers: 'Stop the pain'

The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives took up the issues of police violence and racial injustice in America on Wednesday in the first congressional hearing since the death of George Floyd in..

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Former white supremacist now teaches tolerance, heads to Minneapolis during protests [Video]

Former white supremacist now teaches tolerance, heads to Minneapolis during protests

A former white supremacist who now teaches tolerance headed to Minneapolis during the protests last week. Our Carole Meekins got to talk to him and why he went a possible solutions.

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From London to Paris: Hear Stories of Racial Injustice From Protesters in Five Countries [Video]

From London to Paris: Hear Stories of Racial Injustice From Protesters in Five Countries

Protests in the US following the death of Geoge Floyd while in Minneapolis police custody have been spreading onto the global stage in cities like London, Madrid and Paris. Protestors explain why..

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Protests Continue In Maryland For 11th Consecutive Day [Video]

Protests Continue In Maryland For 11th Consecutive Day

It's been two weeks since George Floyd died in police custody in Minneapolis. Since then, protests have been happening around the country and in Maryland.

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Two Weeks After George Floyd's Death, Protests Continue In Maryland [Video]

Two Weeks After George Floyd's Death, Protests Continue In Maryland

It's been two weeks since George Floyd died in police custody in Minneapolis. Since then, protests have been happening around the country and in Maryland.

Credit: WJZ Baltimore     Duration: 02:43Published
Trump 'appalled' by the defund police movement: WH [Video]

Trump 'appalled' by the defund police movement: WH

U.S. President Donald Trump is "appalled" by calls for police to be defunded and he is looking at a number of proposals in response to the death of a black man in police custody in Minneapolis that has..

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Family And Friends Prepare To Say Final Goodbyes To George Floyd [Video]

Family And Friends Prepare To Say Final Goodbyes To George Floyd

Meanwhile, the Minneapolis police officer charged with murdering Floyd is due in court Monday. CBS News’ Tom Hanson reports.

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Floyd memorial, nationwide marches call for reform [Video]

Floyd memorial, nationwide marches call for reform

There have been nationwide protests following the death of George Floyd. Camila Bernal has the latest from Minneapolis.

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Beyoncé urges fans to remain ‘focused’ on ‘real justice’ [Video]

Beyoncé urges fans to remain ‘focused’ on ‘real justice’

In a recent post to Instagram, Beyoncé shared a poignant message of unity as protests continue to rage across the country.

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NYPD enforce strict curfew with several arrests [Video]

NYPD enforce strict curfew with several arrests

New York City police moved in on crowds about an hour past curfew on Wednesday night to make arrests as protests continued in the city. Officials were hopeful that an earlier curfew and refined police..

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Woman breaks down during emotional Black Lives Matter protest in Belfast [Video]

Woman breaks down during emotional Black Lives Matter protest in Belfast

A Black Lives Matter rally marches through Donegall Square in Belfast in memory of George Floyd, who was killed on May 25 while in police custody in the US city of Minneapolis.

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Mother of George Floyd's Six-Year-Old Daughter: He Will Never See Her Grow Up [Video]

Mother of George Floyd's Six-Year-Old Daughter: He Will Never See Her Grow Up

Roxie Washington, the mother of Geroge Floyd's 6-year-old daughter Gianna Floyd, spoke publicly after days of protests following his death. Washington spoke with her daughter by her side and came after..

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Ill. Man Charged With Rioting, Giving Out Explosives At Mpls. Protest [Video]

Ill. Man Charged With Rioting, Giving Out Explosives At Mpls. Protest

Investigators say an Illinois man brought bombs to Minneapolis on a mission to destroy parts of the city, reports Frank Vascellaro (1:00). WCCO 4 News At 10 – June 1, 2020

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Leaked Audio Of Trump Calling For “Domination” Of Protesters [Video]

Leaked Audio Of Trump Calling For “Domination” Of Protesters

In audio of a leaked call with governors, President Donald Trump encouraged states to “dominate” protesters by force and put them in jail for ten years.

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Stephen Jackson shares his experience of the Minneapolis' protests in the wake of George Floyd [Video]

Stephen Jackson shares his experience of the Minneapolis' protests in the wake of George Floyd

FOX Sports NBA analyst Stephen Jackson who knew George Floyd very well since childhood, spoke at a rally in Minneapolis for Floyd on Friday. Hear what Stephen has to say about George Floyd and the..

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Documenting the Minneapolis protests [Video]

Documenting the Minneapolis protests

"They're more focused on the protest when this should really be about what led to the protest." Documenting the Minneapolis protests, Ernest Norris Jr. and Davey Dave aim to spread the message of..

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Protests turn violent in D.C. and Minneapolis [Video]

Protests turn violent in D.C. and Minneapolis

Protests turn violent in D.C. and Minneapolis

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Taylor Swift Slams Donald Trump's Tweet About Minneapolis Protests [Video]

Taylor Swift Slams Donald Trump's Tweet About Minneapolis Protests

The singer took to Twitter to accuse the president of "stoking the fires of white supremacy and racism" during his time in office.

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F1 champ Lewis Hamilton criticises his sport for its silence on killing of George Floyd in social media post [Video]

F1 champ Lewis Hamilton criticises his sport for its silence on killing of George Floyd in social media post

Six times Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton criticises his sport for its silence on the killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died after a white U.S. police officer knelt on his neck, in..

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Protests Over Police Killings Erupt Across US [Video]

Protests Over Police Killings Erupt Across US

Protests Over Police Killings Erupt Across US Fury was in the streets as protestors demanded justice after police murdered George Floyd, a black man, in Minneapolis. Protests and riots took place..

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Donald Trump condemns US violence [Video]

Donald Trump condemns US violence

Donald Trump has condemned the violence unfolding across the US amid protests sparked by the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Protests have been continuing in several cities across the country.

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Protests in the city of Minneapolis [Video]

Protests in the city of Minneapolis

Protests against have now spread across America, with violence reaching the cities of Detroit, Atlanta, New York and Washington.

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National Guard Mobilized In Minnesota After Days Of Protests Over George Floyd's Death [Video]

National Guard Mobilized In Minnesota After Days Of Protests Over George Floyd's Death

In Minnesota, the state's full national guard has been mobilized after days of chaos in Minneapolis; Michael George reports for CBS2.

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Elijah McClain is becoming a household name. His mother is hurt that it’s taken so long.

Elijah McClain has been dead for almost a year, but he only became a household name after George Floyd was killed by police in Minneapolis, sparking protests in Colorado and across the world. Sheneen..
Denver Post - Published

REPORT: Journalist Blinded In One Eye By Foam Bullet While Covering Minneapolis Protests Is Suing The Police

“There's absolutely no way this stops me”
Daily Caller - Published

Though office burned in Minneapolis protests, ex-basketball player is committed to helping community heal

Though their office burned during protests, Sara and Jamil Stamschror-Lott are determined to help heal the mental health of Minneapolis.
USATODAY.com - Published

Trump Praises National Guard Troops Cracking Down on Minneapolis Protests, Rioters: ‘Like a Knife Cutting Butter’

Trump praises National Guard crackdowns on Minneapolis protestors, rioters at roundtable on police reform: 'Like a knife cutting butter'
Mediaite - Published

Journalist blinded in Minneapolis protests sues law enforcement citing First Amendment violation

A freelance journalist who was blinded in one eye while covering recent protests in Minneapolis is suing the city and state and local law enforcement…
ABA Journal - Published

George Floyd's brother asks U.S. Congress to 'stop the pain' of police killings

A brother of George Floyd, whose killing in Minneapolis sparked protests around the world, asked the U.S. Congress on Wednesday to stop the pain of black people caused by police violence.
Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India

'Justice for George,' Floyd's brother says on way into congressional hearing

The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives took up the issues of police violence and racial injustice in America on Wednesday in the first congressional hearing since the death of George Floyd in..
Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters

George Floyd's brother and others to testify at congressional session on policing

One of the brothers of George Floyd, whose death in Minneapolis sparked protests around the world, is due to speak to a Democratic-led congressional panel on Wednesday as lawmakers take on the twin..
CBC.ca - Published

George Floyd's brother to address U.S. House panel on police reforms

One of the brothers of George Floyd, whose death in Minneapolis sparked protests around the world, is due to speak to a Democratic-led congressional panel on Wednesday as lawmakers take on the twin..
Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Senate confirms first black service chief in unanimous vote

The vote came as the Trump administration and the mostly white Senate Republican conference grapple with the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd in police custody in Minneapolis. Protests have..
IndiaTimes - Published

Ibram X. Kendi, Robin DiAngelo discuss race in America

The events in Minneapolis and the protests that followed have sparked some very difficult conversations about race. We turned to two leading scholars and best-selling authors who have written..
CBS News - Published

Police Officers Slashed Car Tires During Minneapolis Protests, Police Agencies Say

Dozens of cars in a Kmart parking lot had all their tires slashed after public anger over George Floyd's death sparked large protests in Minneapolis.
NPR - Published

George Floyd: Police caught on video slashing tyres at Minneapolis protests

Law enforcement agencies acknowledge involvement in deflating tyres after viral video shows police in military gear striking parked cars
Independent - Published

Nonprofit Sheridan Story helps feed Minneapolis after protests, unrest

Days after protests and fires ripped through Minneapolis, residents already impacted by the coronavirus pandemic's lockdowns were left with nowhere to buy groceries. The Sheridan Story, a nonprofit..
CBS News - Published

Twitter disables Trump campaign's George Floyd video tribute

Twitter has blocked a Trump campaign video tribute to George Floyd over a copyright claim, in a move that adds to tensions between the social media platform and the U.S. president, one of its most..
SeattlePI.com - Published

U.S. Protests Incite Racist Words, Mockery from Moscow

u.s. protests incite racist words, mockery from moscow
There are no records of rapes in the Minneapolis protests over the death of George Floyd, and only one person died. The claim is consistent with the negative spin Russian media and officials..
Polygraph.info - Published

Snapchat to stop 'promoting' Trump amid uproar over tweets

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Snapchat will stop “promoting” President Donald Trump on its video messaging service, the latest example of a social media platform adjusting how it treats this U.S...
SeattlePI.com - Published

'We want to be better': Major League Baseball on death of George Floyd

Major League Baseball (MLB) called for action "both within our sport and society," after the death of George Floyd in police custody in Minneapolis prompted protests and calls for reform across the..
Reuters - Published

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather offers to pay for George Floyd’s funeral after death while in police custody

Floyd Mayweather, the boxing legend, has offered to cover the costs of George Floyd’s funeral following his death while in police custody last week. Mr Floyd’s death in Minneapolis has sparked..
talkSPORT - Published

Mayweather offers to cover funeral costs for George Floyd

Boxing great Floyd Mayweather has offered to cover the funeral expenses for George Floyd, the 46-year-old African-American man whose death while in police custody in Minneapolis prompted protests..
Reuters - Published

Minneapolis volunteers clean up streets after Floyd protests

Volunteers help clean up the streets of Minneapolis after protests, sometimes violent over police brutality.
Al Jazeera - Published

George Floyd protests around the world

The recent killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis has led to protests in many countries around the world
FOXNews.com - Published

Milwaukee business execs, foundation chief say protests are call to action for area's white leadership

Metro Milwaukee’s most influential business leaders and the CEO or the area’s most prominent community foundation say the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis — and the protests that followed —..
bizjournals - Published

Facebook employees are holding a virtual walkout against the company's handling of Trump's posts (FB)

facebook employees are holding a virtual walkout against the company's handling of trump's posts (fb)
· *Dozens of Facebook employees are holding a virtual walkout on Monday.* · *The unprecedented activism is to protest the company's decision not to take down one of Trump's messages that Twitter..
Business Insider - Published

Stephen Jackson shares his experience of the Minneapolis' protests in the wake of George Floyd

stephen jackson shares his experience of the minneapolis' protests in the wake of george floyd
FOX Sports NBA analyst Stephen Jackson who knew George Floyd very well since childhood, spoke at a rally in Minneapolis for Floyd on Friday. Hear what Stephen has to say about George Floyd and the..
FOX Sports - Published

A nation braces for more unrest in wake of George Floyd's death

The days since Floyd died during an arrest in Minneapolis have seen protests nationwide, many marked by clashes with police.
CBS News - Published

AP Top Stories June 1 A

Here's the latest for Monday June 1st: Truck rams protesters in Minneapolis; Protests turn violent in New York, other cities; Police disperse demonstrators near White House; Two Atlanta police officers..
USATODAY.com - Published

Raptors President Masai Ujiri says conversations about racism can no longer be avoided

Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri says conversations about racism can no longer be avoided in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, and the protests around the United States..
CP24 - Published Also reported by •CBC.ca

Lizzo Tears Up Addressing Racism and Violence at Minneapolis Protests: ‘When You See That Vandalism, Know That Ain’t Us’

Lizzo wiped tears from her eyes as she talked about what's happening in Minneapolis and spoke openly of the racism 'in the veins of this country' on an unannounced Instagram Live session.
Billboard.com - Published

George Floyd death: Woman blinded in Minneapolis protests after rubber bullet hits her eye

george floyd death: woman blinded in minneapolis protests after rubber bullet hits her eye
A photographer and writer documenting protests in Minneapolis has said she's been left permanently blind in her left eye after being shot by a rubber bullet fired by police.Linda Tirado was..
New Zealand Herald - Published

Minneapolis residents defending neighborhoods against looters, fear no help from police

As thousands of National Guard soldiers have poured into Minneapolis due to protests over the death of George Floyd taking a dangerous turn, some residents are defending their own neighborhoods from..
FOXNews.com - Published

Online divisions: Twitter, Facebook diverge on Trump's words

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — President Donald Trump posted identical messages on Twitter and Facebook this week. But while the two social platforms have very similar policies on voter misinformation and..
SeattlePI.com - Published

Sen. Tim Scott: Some of Trump’s Minneapolis Tweets Not Constructive, I Told Him It’s ‘Helpful When You Lead With Compassion’

Senator *Tim Scott* (R- SC) said on Fox News Sunday that he doesn't believe some of President *Donald Trump's* tweets in the past week on Minneapolis and the protests and riots going on have been..
Mediaite - Published

Police turn more aggressive against protesters and bystanders, adding to violence and chaos

Police in several cities significantly increased their use of force on Saturday night against protesters decrying police use of force – wielding batons, rubber bullets and pepper spray in incidents..
Seattle Times - Published

MSNBC’s Ali Velshi Hit By Rubber Bullet and Tear Gassed While Covering Minneapolis Protests

MSNBC anchor Ali Velshi was hit by a rubber bullet live on-air while reporting on the unrest and protests occurring in Minneapolis on Saturday night. “Aw sh*t, alright guys, I got hit,” Velshi..
Mediaite - Published

Goodell: ‘Tragic events’ call for ‘urgent need for action’

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says “there remains an urgent need for action” following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the protests around the country that have..
Seattle Times - Published


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