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Sky News published this video item, entitled “Minnesota attorney general: ‘Honour George Floyd legally and peacefully'” – below is their description.
In an emotional speech, Minnesota attorney general Keith Ellison said that enduring change is needed in society regarding the treatment of black people.
He said that the outcome, in which a jury unanimously found Derek Chauvin guilty of the murder of George Floyd, was not justice, but accountability.
He added, ‘that’s not one case – that is a social transformation, this verdict reminds us we must make endemic, systemic societal change.’Sky News YouTube Channel
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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.