George Floyd

In The Name Of George Floyd: 10 Other Black People Killed Unjustly By Police

Despite the world outrage and calls for reform, two years after his death, we look at some of those who also lost their lives after an encounter with law enforcement.
05/25/2022

Student Mocks George Floyd’s Death In Racist Prom Invite

Parents have spoken out.
05/23/2022

Ex-Minneapolis Police Officer Pleads Guilty To State Charge In George Floyd Killing

Minnesota AG Keith Ellison says he’s pleased Thomas Lane accepted responsibility for his role in Floyd’s death.
05/18/2022

Black Faces In High Places: How to Reach The Top As A Black Professional And Stay There

“What are you doing to knock down barriers and create pathways for those on the same journey? If you aren’t doing that, then you’re not doing what needs to be done.”
05/10/2022

Memoir From Former Defense Secretary Says Trump Wanted Troops and Violence Against George Floyd Protesters

Trump Defense Secretary Mark Esper’s new book says Trump repeatedly demanded George Floyd protesters be shot or beaten.
05/03/2022

Michigan Optometrist Charged With Delivering Nooses And Making Racist Threats

Kenneth Pilon faces years in prison if convicted.
04/28/2022

Derek Chauvin Appeals George Floyd Murder Conviction

The move comes just a year after the former Minneapolis police officer was found guilty for the crime.
04/28/2022