Elder said officers had responded to reports of a possible stabbing at around 9.25pm between Bloomington and Lake Street. The body of a man - who medics later confirmed had been shot - was found lying on the sidewalk outside the Cadillac Pawn shop by police officers who performed CPR on him. … [Read more...] about White venture capitalist is kicked out of Minneapolis office building after he was filmed threatening to call cops on African American businessmen using gym – one day after death of George Floyd
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Left: In response to a commenter claiming the virus was 'created to kill all the blacks', Kaplan police officer wrote 'well it didn't work... how unfortunate'. Police chief Joshua Hardy said on closer investigation, other comments were found by Aucoin that were 'not suitable for a police officer to put up on Facebook' … [Read more...] about Louisiana cop is fired for saying its ‘unfortunate’ more African American people didn’t die of coronavirus
Christopher Harris, one of Floyd’s lifelong friends, said Floyd moved to the city to start over to find a job, telling the Atlanta Journal Constitution: ‘He was looking to start over fresh, a new beginning. He was happy with the change he was making' … [Read more...] about EXCLUSIVE: A new start turns to a tragic end for George Floyd, who moved to Minneapolis determined to turn his life around after being released from prison in Texas
But coronavirus feels different. For starters, young people can’t pin badges to their chests and go out to protest against the virus. They can’t do anything, really, apart from obey their parents’ house rules – few have places of their own – and wait for the world to reopen. Coronavirus is more than just an existential fear: it has also put the brakes on reaction, rebellion, or the generational search for answers. It has forced young adults to return to their families, and accelerated the destruction of existing models of work, in sectors such as high-street retail and manufacturing; this generation of young adults will have to navigate their way through a world that is radically changed. … [Read more...] about ‘I’m stuck in limbo’: will the Covid generation of young people face long-term fallout?
'And now I have you telling me about dog walking, washing dishes and you know what, I'd rather have him on the phone with some world leader than have him wash dishes because maybe his wife isn't there or his kids aren't – you know,' Trump said. … [Read more...] about Mike Pompeo stayed at the CIA’s top-secret retreat for Christmas and agency held talks about turning a four-story house into his official residence while he was director