America's unrest: Why I am protesting

World Jun 3, 2020

America's unrest: Why I am protesting

A week of protests over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, has rocked the U.S. Here are the protesters in their own words.

Spot where George Floyd died now impromptu forum in Minneapolis

World May 31, 2020

Spot where George Floyd died now impromptu forum in Minneapolis

George Floyd is surrounded by the names of other police brutality victims in a colorful mural that now looms over the spot where he died, located in a rapidly gentrifying Minneapolis neighborhood. Hundreds of people passed under his gaze Saturday, stopping to pay their respects ...

George Floyd: 'Gentle giant' killed in U.S. police custody

World May 30, 2020

George Floyd: 'Gentle giant' killed in U.S. police custody

George Floyd, a black man who left Houston for fresh beginnings in Minneapolis only to end up begging for his life before dying under the knee of a white policeman, was a generous soul laid off during the coronavirus crisis. "Everybody loved my brother," Philonese ...