Floyd's death has sparked riots in Minneapolis, protests in Houston and outrage across the country, leading to the swift firing of the four officers involved. One officer, Derek Chauvin (pictured), was caught on camera kneeling on Floyd's neck, pressing his face into the asphalt as the North Carolina-born security guard cried out: 'I can't breathe' … [Read more...] about EXCLUSIVE: George Floyd’s last message to rapper friend was to be a voice for the black community like NFL baller Colin Kaepernick – in haunting foreshadowing of his deadly arrest where white cop kneeled on his neck
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The disturbing footage shows Floyd pleading with police and saying "I can't breathe" to the cop who was kneeling on his neck. … [Read more...] about Who is Colin Kaepernick and why is he not in the NFL anymore?
Trump was presumably referring to videos on social media of people burning their Nike products in protest at Nike’s campaign. While the president is correct that the NFL’s audience has fallen, it is in line with a general decline in television viewership in America. Very few NFL players continue to kneel for the anthem – in the second week of preseason only one of the league’s 1,664 players did so. … [Read more...] about LeBron James backs Nike’s Kaepernick advert as Donald Trump renews NFL attack
'This is what it means to be Black in America. Tried. Convicted. Killed for being Black,' the Oscar-winner said. 'We are dictated by hundreds of years of policies that have restricted our very existence and still have to continue to face modern day lynchings. … [Read more...] about Star Wars’ John Boyega furiously tells any fans of his who are racist to ‘f**k off’ as he defends ‘I f**king hate racists’ tweet following the tragic death of George Floyd
“I lead a group of young men who have the potential to make a real impact in this world. My message to them and anyone else who wants to listen is that honesty, transparency and empathy go a long way in bringing people together and making change. I hope that the tragedies of the last few weeks will open our hearts and minds to a better way of communicating and hopefully create that change.” … [Read more...] about ‘Am I next?’: Coco Gauff, Stephen Jackson join outcry over George Floyd killing