The protests will eventually end. But state-sanctioned violence against black Americans won’t.
George Floyd’s killing and the ensuing protests, explained.
Police killings have trended upward in recent years — and black men are more likely to be killed.
Though police were responsible for most of the violence, some protesters got in on the act too.
When the Supreme Court turns its back on injustice, there are consequences.
Police responded to protests across the nation with excessive force.
It was covered up for decades.
Officer Derek Chauvin, who pinned Floyd down with his knee, was arrested for murder and manslaughter.
“I can’t breathe.” Again.
The former police officer who killed George Floyd has been charged with murder. But Floyd’s case is just one of many recent incidents of police brutality in Minneapolis. The Marshall Project’s Simone Weichselbaum explains why police reform hasn’t worked in the city.