Tags : George Floyd

Black Lives Matter Used Donations To Purchase $6 Million Southern

According to reports, Black Lives Matter has purchased a $6 million Southern California home after using donated funds.  New York Magazine reports that last June, three leaders of the movement, Melina Abdullah, Patrisse Cullors, and Alicia Garza, filmed outside of the home, which was secretly purchased as they marked the one-year anniversary of George Floyd’s […]Read More

FDNY Suspends Nine Firefighters For Sending Racist Memes & Messages

The New York Times is reporting that nine FDNY members have been suspended for racist behavior. The firefighters were allegedly sending messages and memes about George Floyd and about the Black Lives Matter movement. In the report, the publication spoke to 12 former/current Black firefighters who said they submitted complaints to the New York Fire […]Read More

Derek Chauvin: The Government Should Pay My Attorney Fees Of

The former police officer convicted of George Floyd‘s murder is asking that the government reimburse him almost $15,000 in lawyer fees that he accrued while trying to appeal his charge. In three separate documents filed by his attorney Eric Nelson, they claim that the law states prosecutors are required to pay for Chauvin’s legal bills.  […]Read More

High School Student Arrested After Putting Hitler Quote In Yearbook,

A high school student, Hollister Tyron is under fire after including an Adolf Hitler quote in his yearbook and incorrectly crediting it to George Floyd. The Connecticut teen was arrested on Friday and is implicated in illegally accessing the school’s database used by students to deliver yearbook quotes, according to the Journal Inquirer. Tyron is […]Read More

George Floyd’s Statues Vandalized In New Jersey and New York

Reports say George Floyd’s 700-pound statue at Newark City Hall was recently vandalized. According to Daily Voice, on Thursday, Newark officials noticed the vandalism minutes before 6 a.m. The statue was reported to be ruined with graffiti and white paint. The people who committed the crime wrote on the monument, “LIFE…LIBERTY VICTORY PATRIOTFRONT.US”. Newark authorities are […]Read More

George Floyd’s Family Visits White House On One-Year Anniversary Of

President Biden met with George Floyd‘s family at the White House today, on the one-year anniversary of his death.  His relatives were in Washington DC to speak with the president about what happened and about the legislation that is currently being voted on in Floyd’s namesake.  Floyd’s nephew Brandon Williams said that they were grateful […]Read More

New Jersey Teacher Removed From Class After Calling George Floyd

A New Jersey high school teacher has been removed from his classroom after going on a racist rant directed at his Black students, where he calls George Floyd a “criminal.” Howard Zlotkin, a landscape and design teacher at Dickinson High School, was recorded cursing at his students in a racist tirade via Zoom, per NBC […]Read More

The Facts That Led to Derek Chauvin Being Found Guilty

Former police officer Derek Chauvin was just found guilty in his trial for the death of George Floyd last year, USA Today reports. Jurors found the Minnesota man guilty on all three charges: second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter. Over the two-week trial, the defense tried to claim Chauvin acted with “objective reasonableness” when […]Read More