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Steve June 5, 2020

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Friday apologized to players for not listening to their concerns regarding racism sooner. In a video posted to Twitter, Goodell offered his condolences to families who have endured “police brutality,” including George Floyd, a black man who died while in Minneapolis police custody last week; Breonna Taylor, a 26-year-old woman […]

Steve June 5, 2020

A bat-wielding 75-year-old Michigan grandma confronted a group of peaceful George Floyd protesters Wednesday evening, blocking them from marching down a street in her affluent East Grand Rapids neighborhood. In a now-viral video of the tense incident, Karla Anderson waves the slugger at a crowd of dozens of demonstrators — before one of them grabs […]

Steve June 5, 2020

DON’T LOSE ACCESS:Your IP access to ForeignPolicy.com will expire on June 15. To ensure uninterrupted reading, please contact Rachel Mines, sales director, at [email protected] As protests over the killing of George Floyd, in which a Minneapolis police officer has been charged with murder, stretched into their seventh day on Monday, the top terrorism official at […]

Steve June 5, 2020

3 hr 6 min ago From CNN’s Rob Frehse Drew Angerer/Getty Images Two officers were suspended without pay and one supervisor was transferred after three incidents during recent New York City protests, Police Commissioner Dermot Shea announced. The officer seen pushing a woman to the ground in a May 29 incident in Brooklyn is suspended without pay after […]

Steve June 5, 2020

From New York City to Seattle, protesters and police prepared for more George Floyd demonstrations this weekend as the national anger over the death of the black man beneath the knee of a white Minneapolis police officer showed little sign of abating. Even the threat of perpetuating the coronavirus pandemic barely slowed the movement Friday […]

Steve June 5, 2020

A New York City police officer who was seen on video shoving a woman to the ground at a George Floyd protest last week in Brooklyn has been suspended without pay. A supervisor who was on the scene will be transferred. Police Commissioner Dermot Shea said in a statement Friday night that the New York […]