Sunday, April 21, 2024

Topic: George Floyd

Only piecemeal progress combating racism against people of African descent: Report

More than two years since the murder of George Floyd by a police officer in the United States sparked the global Black Lives Matter movement, there’s been only “piecemeal progress” in addressing systemic racism, the UN human rights office (OHCHR) said on Friday, in a new report.

Teenager who recorded video of George Floyd’s death, wins Pulitzer nod

Darnella Frazier, the teenager who pulled out her cellphone and began recording when she saw George Floyd being pinned to the ground by a US police officer was given a special citation by the Pulitzer Prizes on Friday for her video that helped to launch a global movement to protest racial injustice.

Teenager who recorded video of George Floyd’s death, speaks on 1st anniversary

A year after she recorded George Floyd’s murder on her cellphone, Darnella Frazier, now 18, released a public statement about her lasting grief over Floyd’s death, and how the trauma has affected her and her nine-year-old cousin, who both witnessed the police killing on 25 May 2020.

Police officer Derek Chauvin found guilty of murdering George Floyd

The jury in the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin found him guilty on Tuesday in the killing of George Floyd, which shocked the world last May.

An end to racism

Start from your own, stop yourself from calling someone kallu, chinki, etc. to make a healthy society where everyone gets an equal opportunity and treatment without any uncomfortable gaze.

Black lives do not matter in America: Floyd’s brother at UN [Video]

George Floyd's brother on Wednesday requested the United Nations to help African Americans because "Black lives do not matter in the United States".