George Floyd memorial: ‘Pandemic of racism killed him’, family lawyer says

George Floyd’s family have held a memorial service for their son which was led by Reverend Al Sharpton, at North Central University in Minneapolis During the ceremony, Attorney Benjamin Crump said ”we will seek justice” in Floyd’s name, adding: “We cannot cooperate with evil, we cannot cooperate with torture. George Floyd deserved better than that, … Read more George Floyd memorial: ‘Pandemic of racism killed him’, family lawyer says

‘Get your knee off our necks’: Al Sharpton delivers eulogy at Floyd memorial

Delivering the eulogy at a memorial service for George Floyd in Minneapolis, the Reverend Al Sharpton said: ‘George Floyd’s story has been the story of black folks.’ In an emotive speech punctuated by several standing ovations, Sharpton said the sight of diverse crowds of protesters across the world gave him hope that real change would … Read more ‘Get your knee off our necks’: Al Sharpton delivers eulogy at Floyd memorial

Pascal Siakam: ‘The time is now for change’ regarding social justice | WYD with Ros Gold-Onwude

Toronto Raptors star Pascal Siakam sits down with Ros Gold-Onwude to discuss race in the United States in the wake of George Floyd’s death, as well as the upcoming return of 2019-20 NBA season. Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on … Read more Pascal Siakam: ‘The time is now for change’ regarding social justice | WYD with Ros Gold-Onwude

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

Pelosi Quotes DOJ’s Condemnation of Unidentified Police Officers in Letter to Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi quoted the Justice Department’s own condemnation of unidentified police officers in a letter to Trump asking for clarification on the militarized response to protests around the country. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake … Read more Pelosi Quotes DOJ’s Condemnation of Unidentified Police Officers in Letter to Trump

Minnesota AG Keith Ellison on George Floyd’s death, charges against officers (FULL STREAM 6/4)

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison elevated the state’s charges against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin to second-degree murder in the death of George Floyd. The state’s top prosecutor also charged the three other officers involved with aiding and abetting second-degree murder. Washington Post opinions columnist Jonathan Capehart will interview Ellison to hear his plan … Read more Minnesota AG Keith Ellison on George Floyd’s death, charges against officers (FULL STREAM 6/4)

Hundreds attend tribute to George Floyd at Minneapolis memorial

The memorial service for George Floyd has just got underway in Minneapolis with hundreds of people attending. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Three former police officers who were charged yesterday over his killing are due to appear in court facing counts of aiding and abetting murder. One of Mr Floyd’s family lawyers said the service would be a … Read more Hundreds attend tribute to George Floyd at Minneapolis memorial

Chaos Everywhere! | The Growing Unrest In America

Anger, pain and a demand for justice have driven millions of people across the nation to take direct action and protest. But with tensions fraught, an ugly side has emerged, with a string of violent attacks leading to tragic consequences. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews … Read more Chaos Everywhere! | The Growing Unrest In America

Barr on George Floyd: ‘The Day Is Coming Soon When Justice Will Be Served’

Attorney General William Barr said President Donald Trump had asked him to oversee the federal response to increasingly violent protests in Washington after a weekend of disturbances that included the burning of federal and religious buildings. “This is the federal city. It’s the seat of the federal government,” Barr said at a news conference in … Read more Barr on George Floyd: ‘The Day Is Coming Soon When Justice Will Be Served’

Barr Slams ‘Extremist Agitators,’ Antifa for Violent Riots, Looting

Attorney General William Barr said President Donald Trump had asked him to oversee the federal response to increasingly violent protests in Washington after a weekend of disturbances that included the burning of federal and religious buildings. “This is the federal city. It’s the seat of the federal government,” Barr said at a news conference in … Read more Barr Slams ‘Extremist Agitators,’ Antifa for Violent Riots, Looting

Barr Says FBI Has Made 51 Arrests in Connection With Violent Rioting

Attorney General William Barr said President Donald Trump had asked him to oversee the federal response to increasingly violent protests in Washington after a weekend of disturbances that included the burning of federal and religious buildings. “This is the federal city. It’s the seat of the federal government,” Barr said at a news conference in … Read more Barr Says FBI Has Made 51 Arrests in Connection With Violent Rioting

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

Four Ex-Minneapolis Police Officers Charged in Killing of George Floyd

The Minnesota attorney general on Wednesday upgraded charges against the ex-Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck and issued arrest warrants for the other three officers involved. AG Keith Ellison elevated charges for Derek Chauvin from third-degree murder and manslaughter to second-degree murder and charged Tou Thao, J. Alexander Kueng, and Thomas Lane … Read more Four Ex-Minneapolis Police Officers Charged in Killing of George Floyd

‘Don’t shoot’ | Floyd protesters confront police in San Francisco

Thousands of #SanFrancisco residents took to the streets for a peaceful #demo on Wednesday, amid rising tensions following the death of #GeorgeFloyd at the hands of US police officers. The protesters could be seen in front of Justice Hall, whilst riot police officers lined up against the wall in full protective gear. San Francisco police … Read more ‘Don’t shoot’ | Floyd protesters confront police in San Francisco