One year ago this week, George Floyd was murdered in Minneapolis at the hands of former police officer Derek Chauvin. The killing set off the largest civil rights movement the U.S. has seen since the 1960s. For months, millions of Americans took to the streets to protest police brutality and demanded justice for Floyd and others who were killed by police. KCRW talks with Black Southern Californians about how their lives changed in the year since.
Anniversary of George Floyd’s murder: Southern Californians reflect on a year of change
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‘Generational curse or generational trauma’: Black SoCal residents on George Floyd anniversary
This week marks the one-year anniversary of the murder of George Floyd at the hands of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. KCRW talks with Black Southern...
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