• Rush Limbaugh Calls George Floyd Killing ‘Sickening,' Slams Officers Who Did Not Intervene: ‘How Stupid Can You Be?'

    1 month ago - By Mediaite

    Rush Limbaugh on Monday called George Floyd 's murder “sickening,” and said the “suffering” associated with his death prompted him to reach out to a left-leaning talk radio host for a special pre-recorded discussion.
    “George didn't lose his life. It was taken from him,” Limbaugh said on his radio show. “He was murdered for no possible, explicable, justifiable reason. It was just sickening, sickening to watch. And you look at the face of the cop involved in the video, and the three who stood around and weren't doing anything, and you just wonder, how stupid can you be? Do you not realize...
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  • What is Antifa? And Can Trump Declare it a Terrorist Organization?

    What is Antifa? And Can Trump Declare it a Terrorist Organization?

    1 month ago - By Mediaite

    As looting, violence, and property damage has competed in the headlines with peaceful protests calling for justice and an end to police brutality following the death of George Floyd , President Donald Trump has cast blame for illegal activity squarely on one group: Antifa.
    This culminated with the president's Sunday announcement that “The United States of America will be designating ANTIFA as a Terrorist Organization.”
    The United States of America will be designating ANTIFA as a Terrorist Organization.
    - Donald J. Trump May 31, 2020
    Right off the bat, it's unclear how this move would work...
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  • George Floyd's children denounce violence following protests across the country

    George Floyd's children denounce violence following protests across the country

    1 month ago - By Wood TV

    BRYAN, Texas - Tensions rose across the country as protesters decried police brutality following George Floyd's death last week, but some are calling for peaceful demonstrations, including some of Floyd's children.
    Hundreds of people were at a Black Lives Matter demonstration Sunday in Bryan, Texas, including Quincy Mason Floyd, one of George Floyd's sons.
    “I'm really excited about all this,” Floyd said. “Everyone is coming out and showing him love. I love this. My heart is really touched by all this.”
    Floyd and his sister, Connie Mason Floyd, moved from Houston to Bryan with their mother...
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  • Beyoncé & JAY-Z Call for Justice in George Floyd's Killing

    1 month ago - By Extra TV

    Amid nationwide protests over the weekend, Beyoncé took to Instagram to voice her anger over the killing of George Floyd.
    Last week, showed white police officer Derek Chauvin with his knee on Floyd's neck during an arrest. Floyd said he could not breathe and pleaded for help, but later died.
    All four responding officers have since been fired, and Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington announced on Friday that Chauvin had been arrested and charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter.
    Beyoncé said, “We need justice for George Floyd. We all witnessed his murder in broad daylight...
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  • Thomas Rhett and Wife Lauren Speak Out Against Racism for Their Black Daughter

    Thomas Rhett and Wife Lauren Speak Out Against Racism for Their Black Daughter

    1 month ago - By E! Online

    Amid nationwide unrest following the death of George Floyd, Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins have spoken out against racism with their daughters in mind.
    On Sunday, the Grammy-nominated...
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  • Minnesota AG Keith Ellison ‘Very Seriously Looking' At Prosecuting Other 3 Officers in George Floyd Case

    Minnesota AG Keith Ellison ‘Very Seriously Looking' At Prosecuting Other 3 Officers in George Floyd Case

    1 month ago - By Mediaite

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    Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said Monday he was “very seriously looking” at charging three officers who were present during George Floyd's death, but that history indicated it was not going to be an “easy slam dunk.”
    “If I could just remind the folks listening, look, we all saw what happened to Freddie Gray ,” Ellison, who was appointed to lead the prosecution of Floyd's death, said in an interview with SiriusXM host Joe Madison. “We looked at that and we were like, well, of course, that guy was killed. And yet nobody was convicted for that...
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  • Jay-Z Calls for Justice and "the Courage to Do What Is Right" Following Death of George Floyd

    Jay-Z Calls for Justice and "the Courage to Do What Is Right" Following Death of George Floyd

    1 month ago - By E! Online

    Jay-Z has issued a public call for those in power to do what is right.
    A week after the death of George Floyd, the 46-year-old Minnesota man who was pinned to the ground by police...
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