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Protests are bringing attention to the ‘everyday violence' faced by black Americans

1 month ago   |   By Grist

In the wake of the killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer early last week, cities across the U.S. erupted in protest. As those demonstrations enter their second week, some are calling for a reckoning with not just police brutality but also the wider array of harms disproportionately inflicted by race in the U.S.
Many of those harms are environmental. On Sunday, New Jersey Senator and former presidential candidate Cory Booker went live on CNN not only to call for measures like reforming the federal statute governing police misconduct , but also to draw attention to the...
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US cities braced for more violence and riots over killing of George Floyd

US cities braced for more violence and riots over killing of George Floyd

1 month ago   |   By Daily Record

An outpouring of rage and anger over the tragic death of George Floyd in Minneapolis has seen protesters demand justice across the country.
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Turbulent scenes as protests over killing of George Floyd rage across US

Turbulent scenes as protests over killing of George Floyd rage across US

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Police have been targeted in protests over the killing of African American George Floyd, although at some demonstrations officers have shown solidarity with the activists
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