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Karen Calloway, principal of Kenwood Academy in Chicago, poses Tuesday, July 28, 2020, for a portrait outside the Hyde Park neighborhood campus.
Charles Rex Arbogast/AP Photo
AP News
July 31, 2020 - 1:57 pm
School districts nationwide are working to remove police officers from campuses, but some Black and Indigenous educational leaders are resisting the push prompted by the national reckoning over racial injustice and police brutality. Read more here.
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Federal officers deploy tear gas and crowd control munitions at demonstrators during a Black Lives Matter protest at the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse Tuesday, July 28, 2020, in Portland, Ore.
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AP News
July 29, 2020 - 12:11 pm
Federal agents who have clashed with protesters in Portland, Oregon, will begin a "phased withdrawal" from Oregon's largest city, Gov. Kate Brown said Wednesday. Read more here.
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Keith Russell, program manager of urban conservation at Audubon Pennsylvania, lowers his binoculars while conducting a breeding bird census, at Wissahickon Valley Park Friday, June 5, 2020 in Philadelphia.
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AP News
June 23, 2020 - 12:03 pm
Christian Cooper's encounter with a white woman who targeted him in New York City's Central Park after he told her to leash her dog, which happened on the same day as George Floyd's death at the hands of a white Minneapolis police officer, has been cited in nationwide protests against systemic...
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Christy Strawser
June 10, 2020 - 11:57 am
George Floyd and Derek Chauvin previously worked together — and didn’t mingle, according to several former coworkers. A new report from CBS News says not only did the two men know each other, they also had a history of ‘friction.’
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Philadelphia Police headquarters
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Flashpoint
June 10, 2020 - 8:03 am
"Defund the police" has become a rallying cry for protesters in the wake of George Floyd's death in Minneapolis police custody. But what exactly does "defund" mean? Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
June 08, 2020 - 6:06 pm
Philadelphia City Council has told the mayor it will not increase spending for the Philadelphia Police Department as he proposed in the revised budget he sent them on May 1. Members sent a letter to the mayor Monday following another day of budget hearings. Read more here.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 08, 2020 - 7:19 am
A George Floyd scholarship fun has been gaining national support. The scholarship fund in honor of George Floyd has already surpassed a significant amount of money.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 07, 2020 - 9:36 pm
Speaking at a rally in Powderhorn Park Sunday afternoon, nine members of the 12 person City Council of Minneapolis announced their intent to dismantle the Minneapolis Police Department.
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George Floyd
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AP News
June 04, 2020 - 10:37 am
A full autopsy of George Floyd, the handcuffed black man who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police, was released Wednesday and provides several clinical details, including that Floyd had previously tested positive for COVID-19. Read more here.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 03, 2020 - 2:05 pm
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison announced aiding and abetting murder charges against former officers Thomas Lane, J. Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao in the death of George Floyd.
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