Former LA police sergeant Cheryl Dorsey talks about police culture in the US | 7.30

Cheryl Dorsey is a retired Los Angeles police sergeant and author of Blue and Black, which is a memoir of her life in the force. She is now a civil rights activist and discusses US police culture. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 … Read more Former LA police sergeant Cheryl Dorsey talks about police culture in the US | 7.30

George Floyd’s Family Holds Funeral Memorial in Minneapolis

Mourners converged in Minneapolis on Thursday for the first in a series of a memorials to George Floyd, whose death at the hands of police has sparked turbulent protests around the world against racial injustice. The afternoon event was set for North Central University, where the civil rights leader the Rev. Al Sharpton was scheduled … Read more George Floyd’s Family Holds Funeral Memorial in Minneapolis

Mourners Remember George Floyd at Minneapolis Memorial Service

Mourners converged in Minneapolis on Thursday for the first in a series of a memorials to George Floyd, whose death at the hands of police has sparked turbulent protests around the world against racial injustice. The afternoon event was set for North Central University, where the civil rights leader the Rev. Al Sharpton was scheduled … Read more Mourners Remember George Floyd at Minneapolis Memorial Service

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar thinks 2020 is already a turning point | The Jump

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar joins Rachel Nichols on The Jump in the wake of George Floyd’s death and the ensuing protests, being a part of civil rights movements in the past, Colin Kaepernick, athletes participating in the 2020 protests and why that’s important, and whether 2020 will be seen as a turning point. He also talks about … Read more Kareem Abdul-Jabbar thinks 2020 is already a turning point | The Jump

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam Orders Removal of Robert E. Lee Statue

A towering statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee will be removed as soon as possible from Richmond’s Monument Avenue, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Thursday, pledging the state will no longer “preach a false version of history.” The bronze equestrian statue, which sits on an enormous pedestal on state property, will be moved to … Read more Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam Orders Removal of Robert E. Lee Statue

Drew Brees faces backlash for remark about taking a knee during national anthem

Drew Brees, the popular New Orleans Saints quarterback, caught heat from the likes of LeBron James and his own teammates, after saying he will “never agree with anybody disrespecting the flag,” a reference to players taking a knee in protest during NFL games. His response came in an interview with Yahoo Finance, when asked his … Read more Drew Brees faces backlash for remark about taking a knee during national anthem

Rep. Jim Clyburn on protests, civil rights and race in America (FULL STREAM 6/3)

As Americans grapple with issues of race, equality, police brutality, and free speech, Washington Post Live hosts one of the nation’s top elected officials, House Majority Whip Rep. James E. Clyburn (D-S.C.). Washington Post opinions writer Jonathan Capehart will ask Clyburn his views on the current civil unrest, struggle for civil rights, and how to … Read more Rep. Jim Clyburn on protests, civil rights and race in America (FULL STREAM 6/3)

State launches civil rights probe into Minneapolis police

Against the backdrop of continued protests against police violence, the state of Minneapolis has launched a civil rights probe into the police department. Meanwhile, the mother of George Floyd’s daughter has spoken to press for the first time about his killing. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest … Read more State launches civil rights probe into Minneapolis police

Minnesota Dept. of Human Rights launches investigation into Minneapolis police

The state of Minnesota launched a sweeping civil rights investigation on the Minneapolis Police Department on Tuesday, a week after George Floyd’s death which prompted nationwide protests. According to officials, the probe will be designed to root out “systemic racism that is generations deep.” Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple … Read more Minnesota Dept. of Human Rights launches investigation into Minneapolis police

What’s next? US protests continue after the death of George Floyd – BBC Newsnight

As protests spread across the US, and President Trump threatens to send in the army, how will the movement respond? Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F The Insurrection Act, a law passed in 1807, empowers the president to deploy military troops within the US in particular circumstances, such as domestic disturbances and to protect civil … Read more What’s next? US protests continue after the death of George Floyd – BBC Newsnight

Minnesota Files Civil Rights Charge Against Minneapolis Police Department: Walz

The state of Minnesota has filed a civil rights charge against the Minneapolis Police Department after the death of George Floyd in their custody. Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz made the announcement on Tuesday, June 3 during a press briefing in Minneapolis. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake … Read more Minnesota Files Civil Rights Charge Against Minneapolis Police Department: Walz

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz Announces Civil Rights Charge Against Minneapolis Police Department

(June 2) Watch as Minnesota Governor Tim Walz holds a news briefing on Tuesday at 3 p.m. ET to update reporters on the public safety response to the ongoing protests against police brutality and racial injustice stemming from the death of George Floyd while in Minneapolis police custody. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE … Read more Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz Announces Civil Rights Charge Against Minneapolis Police Department

‘Unprecedented’ curfews, protests and pandemic a test for US primary voters | The World

Several states and districts are preparing to go to the polls in the United States, despite the widespread protests and curfews. But civil rights advocates are warning that the presence of the National Guard and police forces in cities could have a chilling effect on voters, and especially people of colour Marcia Johnson Blanco is … Read more ‘Unprecedented’ curfews, protests and pandemic a test for US primary voters | The World

Demonstrations and violence continue across the U.S.

Protests and riots continue across the U.S., and curfews are largely being ignored in many cities, as anger continues over the killing of George Floyd by a white #police officer in Minneapolis last week. National Guard troops have been deployed in 15 states and the capital in an attempt to restore order. The daughter of … Read more Demonstrations and violence continue across the U.S.

How divisive is politics in the United States? I Inside Story

Running battles with the police, fires burning, lootings and protesters arrested. Riots over the death of George Floyd have spread across dozens of U.S. cities, and close to President Donald Trump’s doorstep at the White House. Governors have imposed curfews and dispatched National Guards. The Floyd case has reignited rage over the deaths of black … Read more How divisive is politics in the United States? I Inside Story