Julia Conley, staff writer
"Police brutality has created a flashpoint for unrest that was already simmering," read an editorial published Monday in The Times of London.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
People carrying banners march to protest over the death of George Floydan unarmed black man who died after being pinned down by a white police officer in Minneapolis—on May 31, 2020 in Portland, Oregon.
In Los Angeles, City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson said, "Our fear is real...

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America rages, reels, mourns. Police riot. A fascist clown bullies and blurts, "MAGA loves the black people." Still, slivers of light appear. Cops join protesters, white women lock arms to shield black compatriots from brutality - "This is what you do with your privilege" - William Barber urges we listen to the country's wounds, which "tell us where to look for hope." And Keedron Bryant, 12, sings a searing song of what it's like: "I’m a young black man/ doing all that I can/ to stand..."

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Zenobia Jeffries Warfield
Zenobia Jeffries Warfield