People gather at George Floyd's memorial to celebrate his birthday
People gather in celebration and mourning of George Floyd on what would have been his 47th birthday. The crowd gathers at Floyd's memorial near the intersection of 38th Street and Chicago Ave in Minneapolis, Minnesota, near the location where George Floyd was killed.
George Floyd murder suspects appear in Court
The policemen accused of murdering George Floyd, the 46-year-old African American whose death in May sparked nationwide protests, leave the courthouse after appearing in court together for the first time. Protesters followed Derek Chauvin, Thomas Lane, Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao with signs reading "Justice for George Floyd" and "Black Lives Matter".
Indians demand justice amid growing evidence of police brutality
The murder of George Floyd in the US has sparked protests against police brutality around the world, including in India, where not a day goes by without reports of beatings and torture at the hands of the police. Although police brutality has long been typically condoned and even accepted as a necessary evil, Indian citizens are now beginning to demand justice amid growing evidence of police abusing their power. Our New Delhi correspondents report. Warning: this report contains graphic footage.
EU declares 'Black Lives Matter,' condemns racism
The EU has voted to denounce racism and police brutality both within the bloc and the US in a new resolution, adopting the slogan "Black Lives Matter." The resolution also condemns the "appalling death of George Floyd."
Palestinian artist draws portrait of George Floyd in Gaza City
Ayman El-Hosary, a Palestinian artist in Gaza City, draws a portrait of African-American man George Floyd, whose death while a policeman kneeled on his neck has sparked riots in the United States, as a way to show solidarity with Americans and their fight against racism.
The role of artists in the race and white privilege conversation
Amid a global protest movement following the killing of George Floyd, the poet, slam artist and organizer Aja Monet, author and journalist Dimitry Elias Léger and filmmaker Damian Kudelka join Eve Jackson for a difficult conversation about the role art has in fighting racism and helping change happen.
Germany struggles to face its own police racism
The killing of George Floyd in the US has put extra scrutiny on structural racism in the police. Activists in Germany are now renewing calls to address cases of police brutality in the force.
Called to order? Pressure for police reform goes global
How did we go from more cops on the beat to defund the police? France has felt the outrage over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis with calls for an end to police brutality and racial profiling. Now, the government has announced measures that include a ban on chokeholds and the immediate suspension from active duty of officers suspected of wrongdoing. How to build a better relationship between law enforcement and citizens?
Reflection and grief as Houston pays respects to George Floyd
It was their last chance to say goodbye: thousands of Houston residents braved the sun and heat Monday to honor George Floyd at a public viewing full of pain and reflection. A long line of mourners, many from the city's Third Ward neighborhood where Floyd grew up, formed in the morning and grew over the course of the day outside the Fountain of Praise church in south Houston.