US policing

George Floyd killing: three more officers charged as Chauvin’s murder charge upgraded – live

June 3, 2020

10.20pm BST22:20 Obama speaks Barack Obama is speaking now. The 44th president founded My Brother’s Keeper, the host for this virtual town hall, in 2014 after the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, a teenager in Florida. He begins by saying the US has recently seen “epic changes and events as profound as anything I’ve seen […]

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Thousands gather in London for George Floyd protest

June 3, 2020

Thousands of mostly young protesters have marched through central London in an overwhelmingly peaceful Black Lives Matter demonstration that culminated in passionate crowds gathering at the heart of Westminster. They persuaded two police officers to “take the knee” outside the gates of Downing Street in a mark of respect to American George Floyd and other […]

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