News From: George Floyd

by Wayne White | on Jun 03, 2020

Black Teacher: I Am Not Ok

#IAMNOTOK   I am not okay that I am made to feel less of an American than other Americans watching people in their pickup trucks and jeeps waving the big ole red, white,...

by Brian Young | on Jun 02, 2020

Alt-Right Posting Fake Protest Locations

Protests are raging in cities and towns across America to protest the murder of George Floyd. While most have stayed peaceful, some outside agitators have decided to co-opt the protests to commit...

by AFL-CIO | on Jun 01, 2020

AFL-CIO HQ Gets Vandalized

The following is a statement from AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka. My heart is heavy at the events of the past few days. I watched the video of George Floyd pleading for his life under the knee...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 29, 2020

Podcast: Frontline Minneapolis: An Activist Report

Loretta VanPelt, a teacher in Minneapolis, reports in from the protests in her city over the police killing of George Floyd. She lets us know about the lack of accountability from the Mayor, the...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 29, 2020

What You Can Do About Minneapolis

Across Minneapolis, protests have broken out over the death of George Floyd in police custody. The alarming video showed Police Officer Derek Chauvin holding Floyd on the ground with his knee on...