George Floyd

Derek Chauvin Changes Course, Pleads Guilty to Violating George Floyd’s Civil Rights

Derek Chauvin Changes Course, Pleads Guilty to Violating George Floyd’s Civil Rights

Derek Chauvin pleaded guilty on Wednesday to charges of violating George Floyd’s civil rights. Chauvin had previously pleaded not guilty…

3 years ago

Opinion: Will Chauvin Verdict Change How We White Americans See Ourselves?

We must hold white supremacy accountable and, in doing so, take a hard look in the mirror as white Americans.

3 years ago

Alan Dershowitz Goes Completely Off The Rails Comparing Maxine Waters’ Statements on Chauvin Trial to KKK

Representative Maxine Waters's (D-Calif.) statements ahead of Derek Chauvin's conviction for the murder of George Floyd were not unlike the…

3 years ago

Stick to Sports: Football Legend Brett Favre Says He Doesn’t Believe Chauvin Meant to Kill George Floyd

The George Floyd murder brought forth a wave of activism across the country. Millions of Americans took to the streets…

3 years ago

DOJ Expected to Announce Investigation of Minneapolis Police

Attorney General Merrick Garland is expected to announce that the Department of Justice (DOJ) will launch an investigation into the…

3 years ago

Maxine Waters Refuses to Back Down Amid Republican Criticism of Her Remarks About Chauvin Trial

Representative Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) refused to back down amid criticism from her Republican colleagues after she addressed protesters following the…

3 years ago

WATCH: Geraldo Rivera Blasts Tomi Lahren Aftrer She Blames George Floyd for his Own Death

Since the January 6th insurrection, Fox News has fallen deeper into the gutter. On any given day, viewers can hear…

3 years ago

WATCH: Whoopi Goldberg Shuts Down Meghan McCain Complaints About Chauvin Protesters

On Monday, the hosts of The View addressed both the Derek Chauvin trial and recent comments by Maxine Waters. The…

3 years ago

Opinion: Key Lawsuits, Trials Offer Hope For America Reversing Trump’s Culture Of Un-Accountability

What we need to recognize is that when returned these verdicts will not just tell us about these individual cases;…

3 years ago

WATCH: Tucker Carlson Hits A New Disgusting Low By Smearing George Floyd

On May 25th of 2020, George Floyd died of injuries he suffered during an arrest. And the arrest was caught…

3 years ago

WATCH: Tucker Carlson Reignites Conspiracy Theory That George Floyd Died of a Drug Overdose

There was a reason why George Floyd's death became a transformative moment in American history. The video of the killing…

3 years ago

House Democrats Introduce Bill to Limit Transfer of Military-Grade Gear to Police

Amid the national debate about the militarization of law enforcement, House Democrats have introduced a bill to limit the transfer…

3 years ago

Biden’s Cabinet Choices Point To New American Future Through Promise to Confront American Past

Haaland and Buttigieg, as just two examples from Biden’s Cabinet choices, aren’t looking for apologies necessarily; when they speak, they…

4 years ago

WATCH: Candace Owens Compares Vaccines to Slavery During an Appearance on the Alex Jones Show

Candace Owens has had quite a meteoric rise in the last 5 years. She claims that before Donald Trump, she…

4 years ago

Megyn Kelly Claims She’s Leaving New York City Over Liberal Response to George Floyd Killing

At one point, Megyn Kelly was Fox News shining star. She was paid well and had huge ratings. She decided…

4 years ago

WATCH: Trump Claims Protesters Don’t Even Know Who George Floyd Is

On May 25th of this year, George Floyd was killed by police officers in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Since that moment, protests…

4 years ago

Has Black Lives Matter Brought Us Closer To The Tipping Point On Class Inequality?

The Black Lives Matter movement, in demanding that we reconsider how Black lives have been valued, or rather de-valued, in…

4 years ago

Philadelphia DA Says He’ll Charge Federal Agents Who Break the Law

Philadelphia's District Attorney has warned that he'll charge any federal officer sent into the city by the Trump administration if…

4 years ago

William Barr Criticizes “Extreme Reaction” to George Floyd’s Death

William Barr has branded protests in the wake of George Floyd's death "extreme" as protests continue throughout the country and…

4 years ago

Republican Senator Tom Cotton Compares Portland Protesters to Confederate Traitors

Tom Cotton compared protesters to the traitors who rebelled against the United States and formed the Confederacy on Tuesday. The…

4 years ago

New Poll: 56% of Americans Think the Country Is Racist

A clear majority of American voters now believe U.S. society is racist. This represents a significant trend as protests against…

4 years ago

Trump’s Advisers Are Reportedly Tired of His “Woe Is Me” Attitude

White House advisers are sick of the President's self-pitying attitude, according to a new report from The Washington Post. Donald Trump's son-in-law…

4 years ago

Trump Would Use “Serious Force” If Protesters Set Up Autonomous Zone in D.C.

President Donald Trump said he would use "serious force" against protesters if they set up an autonomous zone in Washington,…

4 years ago

Mike Pence Declines to Say “Black Lives Matter,” Declares “All Lives Matter” During Interview

Vice President Mike Pence was repeatedly asked to say the words "Black lives matter" during an interview with 6ABC Action…

4 years ago

Poll: 63 Percent of GOP Voters Believe Country is Heading in the Wrong Direction

According to a new poll by the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, 63 percent of Republican voters expressed a belief…

4 years ago

U.N. to Debate Systemic Racism and Police Brutality in U.S. Following Call from Entire African Continent

The United Nations’ Human Rights Council will debate systemic racism and police brutality in the United States following a call…

4 years ago

Trump: Chokeholds Sound “So Innocent and So Perfect”

President Donald Trump stoked racial tensions in an interview with Fox News today, saying he believes that chokeholds sound “so…

4 years ago

Trump: “Our Great National Guard Troops… Could Hardly Believe How Easy It Was” to Gas Peaceful Protesters

President Donald Trump, who has weathered criticism for deciding to use tear gas to clear peaceful protesters for a photo-op…

4 years ago

Pelosi Calls for Removal of Confederate Monuments from U.S. Capitol

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) has called for the removal of Confederate monuments from the National Statuary Hall collection at…

4 years ago

Kayleigh McEnany: Elderly Protester Trump Attacked “Has Some Very Questionable Tweets”

Kayleigh McEnany has defended the President's unfounded conspiracy about an elderly peace activist by pointing to his tweets. Donald Trump…

4 years ago

Trump’s Own DOJ Finds No Link to Antifa In Protests

The Justice Department has issued a report showing no link to Antifa, an organization that doesn't exist, at protests following…

4 years ago

Tucker Carlson Rails Against Sesame Street for Anti-Racism Message

Fox News personality Tucker Carlson is facing a wave of criticism after using the classic PBS show Sesame Street as an…

4 years ago

Michelle Obama: Anger over George Floyd’s Death Should Be ‘Channeled’ into ‘Organizing and Mobilizing and Voting’

Michelle Obama has called on those protesting about the death of George Floyd to channel their anger in a way…

4 years ago

Opinion: Now that Trump Killed American Exceptionalism, Will Americans Reflect and Change?

When a reporter asked Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at a news conference last Tuesday what he thought about Donald…

4 years ago

Opinion: Racist Contradictions in Defining Freedom in Trump’s America

Last May, the conservative group Michigan United for Liberty organized protests in the state capitol against Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home…

4 years ago

Joe Biden Annihilates Trump For Press Conference Disaster

Former Vice President Joe Biden called Trump despicable for putting any other words into George Floyd's mouth besides I can't…

4 years ago

Senior Democrat Jim Clyburn: Trump Is “An Unadulterated Racist” Trying to “Ignite a Race War”

The highest ranking African American in Congress has branded the President a racist. Jim Clyburn accused Donald Trump of wanting…

4 years ago

Retired Four-Star General John Allen: Trump’s Actions Could Be “The Beginning of the End of the American Experiment”

A retired Marine general has warned that Donald Trump's recent actions could endanger the future of American democracy. Four-star General…

4 years ago

Rand Paul Delays Anti-Lynching Bill, Saying He Fears It Could Be Used in Cases of “Minor Bruises”

Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has delayed anti-lynching legislation, saying "there has to be some give and take" on the measure's…

4 years ago

Defense Secretary Mark Esper Breaks with Trump: “I Do Not Support Invoking the Insurrection Act”

The Secretary of Defense has publicly disagreed with the President about deploying troops to quell nationwide protests. Mark Esper said…

4 years ago

Democrat Eric Swalwell Warns Trump Won’t Leave Office Willingly: “Vote for Your Life”

Eric Swalwell has suggested Donald Trump has no intention of leaving office is he loses in November. The California congressman…

4 years ago

Pope Francis: Catholics Cannot Tolerate Racism and Also “Claim to Defend the Sacredness of Every Human Life”

Pope Francis commented on the protests that have erupted since George Floyd, an unarmed black man, was killed while in…

4 years ago

New Poll: Majority of Americans Believe Police Treat African Americans Worse Than White People

A clear majority of Americans think the police treat black people worse than white people. A new CBS Poll also…

4 years ago

Democrats Brand Trump’s Threat to Use the Military “The Words of a Dictator”

Democrats have harshly criticized Donald Trump for threatening to use the U.S. military against protesters. Several high profile lawmakers also…

4 years ago

Two Episcopal Bishops Slam Trump for Using D.C. Church for “Partisan Political Purposes”

Two bishops of the Episcopal Church in the United States have publicly criticized Donald Trump for using a historic Washington,…

4 years ago

Rep. Justin Amash is Preparing Legislation That Would End Prohibition Against Suing Police Officers

Michigan Representative Justin Amash (R) is preparing legislation that would the prohibition against suing police officers. "This week, I am…

4 years ago

Barack Obama on George Floyd Protests: “Let’s Not Excuse Violence, or Rationalize It”

Barack Obama has called on protesters not to participate in violence as they campaign for justice for George Floyd. The…

4 years ago

Trump’s Former Communications Director Accuses Him Of “Inciting a Race War”

Anthony Scaramucci has accused Donald Trump of stoking the fires of a race war. The former White House Communications Director…

4 years ago

Martin Luther King III: Police Were George Floyd’s “Judge, Jury and Executioner”

Martin Luther King III has called the police officers responsible for George Floyd's death his "judge, jury and executioner." He…

4 years ago

Trump Spends His Morning Going After Biden and His “Radical Left” Supporters as Protests Rage

President Donald Trump railed against his Democratic opponent, former vice president Joe Biden, on Twitter this morning, falsely accusing him…

4 years ago

Opinion: We Should Call George Floyd’s Murder By Its Name: Extra Judicial Killing

There was a thug in the George Floyd case. He was sitting in the White House tweeting toxins as usual.…

4 years ago

Opinion: Biden Must Take Up Van Jones’ Challenge, Guidance for Overcoming White Liberalism

CNN political commentator Van Jones recently issued a stark challenge to, and indeed indictment of, supposedly well-meaning White America, speaking…

4 years ago

Opinion: Trump’s Abuse of First Amendment as Racist Club Aligns with Republican, Right-Wing Supreme Court Practices

While Donald Trump has been involved in a dispute with Twitter, speciously and ignorantly crying that the social media company…

4 years ago

White Supremacists Are Following Trump’s Lead And Fueling Minnesota Violence

Minnesota officials said in a Saturday news conference that white nationalists and people from outside the state are fueling the…

4 years ago

Trump Threatens Violence Against US Citizens Who Protest Him

Trump threatened protesters at the White House with violence for using their First Amendment free speech right to protest against…

4 years ago

Geraldo Rivera on Trump’s Comments About Minneapolis Protesters: “All He Does is Diminish Himself”

During an appearance on Fox News's The Five, Geraldo Rivera condemned President Donald Trump after Twitter flagged the president for “glorifying violence”…

4 years ago

Lindsey Graham Announces Hearing into Police Use of Force in George Floyd Killing

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced the committee will hold a hearing on police use…

4 years ago

Chicago Mayor on Trump’s “Thugs” Tweet: “It Begins with ‘F’ and Ends with ‘You'”

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot denounced President Donald Trump, saying he was "encouraging people to be shot in the street" after…

4 years ago

Obama Disgraces Trump With Statement On The Death Of George Floyd

Former President Barack Obama issued a statement about the death of George Floyd that highlighted the disgraceful behavior of Trump.…

4 years ago

Democrats United In Disgust at Trump: He Wants “Protesters to Be Shot on Sight”

Democrats have shown a united front in their response to Donald Trump's tweet about shooting protesters in Minneapolis. The President…

4 years ago

Biden Says “Enough” to Trump “Calling for Violence Against American Citizens”

Joe Biden has called out President Donald Trump following his tweet about shooting protesters. The presumptive Democratic nominee weighed in…

4 years ago

Joe Biden: George Floyd’s Death Reveals “Ugly Underbelly of Our Society”

Joe Biden has warned of the "open wound" of racial injustice in the U.S. following the death of George Floyd…

4 years ago