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George Floyd’s Family Sues Minneapolis Police Department

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The family of George Floyd has brought a civil lawsuit against the Minneapolis Police Department in the wrongful death of Floyd in May. The civil suit comes as Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison prepares his prosecution of the involved officers. The family is expected to appear in a news conference on Wednesday to officially announce […]

George Floyd Reportedly Revealed He Was Previously Shot During Fatal Arrest

George Floyd Reportedly Revealed That he Was Previously Shot During Fatal Arrest

The body cam’s transcript reveals that George Floyd was experiencing PTSD during his interaction with the killer cops. One of the former officers being charged in Floyd’s death, Thomas Lane, used the transcript in his argument to get his charges dismissed. The transcripts come from Lane’s and his co-defendant, Alexander Kueng’s, body cams and proves […]

Cop in George Floyd Video Released From Jail on $750,000 Bond

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A second police officer was released from jail after posting bail on Saturday. Tou Thao who was the cop seen in the video confronting angry bystanders as Former Officer Chauvin kneeled on Floyd’s neck. Thao was one of 3 officers charged with aiding and abetting and second-degree manslaughter in the George Floyd case. The 34-year-old […]

SOURCE SPORTS: NBA Could Let Players Wear Social Justice Messages on Jerseys

The players’ union and the NBA are collaborating to allow players to wear jerseys with personalized social justice, social cause or charity messages on the backs. This would be instead of their last names during the upcoming restart of the NBA season. Oklahoma City Thunder guard Chris Paul, president of the National Basketball Players Association, […]

[WATCH] Cop Charged in George Floyd Murder Confronted While Shopping

After being released on $750K bail following being charged in connection to the murder of Houston born George Floyd, former Minnesota Police officer J. Alexander Keung was spotted by a shopper in Cub Foods in Plymouth MN and was confronted. Over the weekend, a female shopper called out the disgraced officer as he waited in […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Kyrie Irving, Avery Bradley Lead Player Coalition to Postpone NBA Season to Focus On Social Injustice Issues

In an unprecedented move in professional sports, Kyrie Irving and Lakers guard Avery Bradley are leading a coalition of players against the restarting the 2019-20 NBA season. Besides the coronavirus pandemic, the players are concerned that resuming basketball season, the attention will be taken away from the issues of social injustice that have plagued the […]

Minneapolis Police Condemn George Floyd’s Killer in Open Letter to Citizens

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The Minneapolis police are speaking out against the former officer responsible for the death of George Floyd. In an open letter to the people of the city, the Minneapolis Police Department attempts to sympathize and unite with the citizens. “We wholeheartedly condemn Derek Chauvin. Derek Chauvin failed as a human and stripped George Floyd of […]

Trump Economic Advisor Says There is No Systemic Racism in America

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President Trump’s Economic Advisor claimed on Wednesday that systemic racism does not exist in the United States and cited a Wall Street Journal opinion article to defend his stance. Larry Kudlow made his statement to reporters at the White House. “I don’t believe nowadays we have systemic racism,” Larry Kudlow told reporters according to Bloomberg […]

Texas Southern University Offers George Floyd’s 6-Year-Old Daughter a Full Scholarship

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George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter received a generous scholarship from Texas Southern University. “The Board of Regents of Texas Southern University (TSU) honors the memory of George Floyd on the day that he is laid to eternal rest,” the University said in a statement following Floyd’s funeral on Tuesday afternoon. “Mr. Floyd was a lifelong citizen of the […]

NASCAR’s Bubba Wallace to Drive Black Lives Matter Car in Martinsville Race

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Bubba Wallace has taken the lead with Black Lives Matter support in NASCAR with other racers and legends getting behind the movement. Wallace is taking a step further and plans to have the phrase “Black Lives Matter” painted onto his racecar for Wednesday’s race in Martinsville. The new car detail comes after Wallace voiced support […]

Happy 43rd Birthday to Kanye West!

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As many tribulations as Yeezy has been through his illustrious career, today is a day that even Kanye West himself cannot deny is reason to celebrate. Born to the late Dr. Donda West in Atlanta, Georgia on this date in 1977, the iconic emcee, singer, producer, clothing designer and self-proclaimed “genius” has become a household […]