Reporters have often blindly parroted law enforcement’s version of events, marginalized Black and Brown voices, focused on violence rather than protesters’ demands, and used irresponsible language when covering police brutality.
In a letter denouncing U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr, 135 former New York prosecutors write that U.S. Attorney Geoff Berman's dismissal undermines "confidence in the criminal justice system."
“I’m here today to ask you to make it stop. Stop the pain,” Philonise Floyd told the silenced hearing room.
After two weeks of national protests over the murder of George Floyd, some potential progress on police reform is on the horizon.