Tuesday, June 2, 2020
www.medium.com By Barack Obama   As millions of people across the country take to the streets and raise their voices in response to the killing of George Floyd and the ongoing problem of unequal justice, many people have reached out asking how...
www.thegrio.com By Gerren Keith Gaynor Activist Tamika Mallory‘s speech during a rally in Minneapolis protesting the death of George Floyd has gone viral. The former Women’s March co-chair said Black America was in a “state of emergency” at the Friday demonstration, where she was joined by...
www.essence.com   MANY CITIZENS HAVE TAKEN TO THE STREETS ACROSS THE COUNTRY TO PROTEST THE DEATHS OF BLACK PEOPLE AT THE HANDS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT.   Black Protester Shot Dead In Nebraska June 1, 2020 By: Breanna Edwards James Scurlock, 22, was shot and killed in Omaha, Nebraska...
www.nytimes.com     Derek Chauvin, a white former police officer, was charged with murder days after using his knee to pin down George Floyd, a black man who later died. Protesters in Minneapolis were peacefully defying an 8 p.m. curfew. The Atlanta mayor...
www.thesource.com By COURTNEYB   Following the death of George Floyd, Ice Cube called off his scheduled appearance on Good Morning America. Cube was scheduled to appear on Good Morning America, to discuss his Big 3 league, musical legacy, and the state of American society....
www.cnn.com By Melissa Macaya, Elise Hammond and Mike Hayes, CNN   Minneapolis police chief apologizes for pain and deficit of hope From CNN’s Mel Alonso   Minneapolis, Minnesota Police Chief Medaria Arradondo acknowledged his department's role in the "deficit of hope" in the city following the...
www.time.com PHOTOGRAPHS BY PARI DUKOVIC FOR TIME   Gen Xers graduated as 9/11 changed the world forever. Millennials graduated into a job market decimated by the Great Recession. Now, in 2020, Gen Z could very well be renamed Generation Pandemic. The young adults...
www.medium.com By Corinne Shutack   Google whether your local police department currently outfits all on-duty police officers with a body-worn camera and requires that the body-worn camera be turned on immediately when officers respond to a police call. If they don’t,...
www.msn.com By Grant Suneson   There have been over 1.5 million confirmed coronavirus cases and over 94,000 deaths as of May 21, but the rate of spread of the coronavirus appears to be slowing in some parts of the country. The U.S....
www.naacp.org   The NAACP released the following statement regarding the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis Police Officers: Leslie Remond, president, Minneapolis NAACP, stated, “The cruel display of the state-sanctioned murder that took place in Minneapolis is yet another...
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