George Floyd: How policing in Minneapolis has changed since his death

Global News published this video item, entitled “George Floyd: How policing in Minneapolis has changed since his death” – below is their description.

Police reforms have become a hot-button issue of the 2020 presidential election, especially after the death of Black man George Floyd at the hands of police in Minneapolis. Calls for defunding the police gained momentum across the U.S. since then, but there has been a lot of disagreement on what that means and how it should happen. Heather Yourex-West is in Minneapolis, talking to residents on how policing has changed in the past several months, and what they still hope to see. For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/7427933/u-s-election-results-live-real-time-election-results-america-votes/ Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB #GlobalNews

Global News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

In This Story: George Floyd

George Floyd was an African-American man who died on 25th May 2020 in Powderhorn, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, following police arrest. Video recording by a witness, showing Floyd repeating “Please”, “I can’t breathe”, and “Don’t kill me”, was widely circulated on social media platforms and broadcast by media. The incident led to widespread protests across the United States.

9 Recent Items: George Floyd

  • Ex-Minneapolis Cops Plead Not Guilty To Violating George Floyd’s Civil Rights
  • Ex-officers Involved In George Floyd’s Death To Be Arraigned In Federal Court
  • “A New America” – Jeff Daniels On Eliminating Systemic Racism
  • ‘Queen backs principle of Black Lives Matter’, says Sir Kenneth Olisa
  • Statue of Robert E Lee removed in Virginia, US as crowds cheer – BBC News
  • Virginia removes massive Confederate monument
  • Statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee removed in Richmond
  • Crowd cheers as Confederate statue is removed from Charlottesville
  • Officers and Paramedics Charged in Elijah McClain’s 2019 Death
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.