Racial Justice

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Thousands of National Guard members have arrived in the nation’s capital to respond to protests over the police killing of George Floyd. That’s despite the objection of Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser.

 

Heath Druzin / Boise State Public Radio

Idahoans came together in peaceful protests and vigils across the state Tuesday evening in honor of George Floyd, a black man who died at the hands of police in Minneapolis last week.

 


Madelyn Beck / Boise State Public Radio

 

For the last week, protests have been held across the United States over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died at the hands of white police in Minneapolis last Monday. All four officers involved were fired after the killing but only one former officer has been charged in connecton with his death. 

Frankie Barnhill / Boise State Public Radio

Heated debate over justice in America in the shadow of the death of George Floyd continues to boil over in many of the nation’s cities. 

 

 


Madelyn Beck / Mountain West News Bureau

Hundreds showed up to the capitol building in Boise on Sunday afternoon to protest George Floyd’s death. 


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