Tag: Derek Chauvin

Derek Chauvin’s Jurors Needed Therapy: ‘It Just Hurt My Whole Soul’

In this April 12, 2021, file photo, from video, Philonise Floyd, brother of George Floyd, becomes emotional as he testifies as Hennepin County court Monday,, in the trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin. (Court TV via AP, Pool, File) Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. The […]

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Minneapolis Could Become One of the First US Cities to Replace Its Police

A demonstrator holds a portrait of George Floyd outside the Hennepin County Government Center on March 9, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. The city where cops murdered George Floyd last year could become one of the […]

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Maybe White People Should Feel Bad

Let’s skip over her belief that—unlike Condoleezza Rice—discussing the existence of inequality will cause most of us weak-ass negroes to curl up in a ball and give up on achieving success. Although there is no logic or proof for this meritless, completely asinine argument, the idea that knowing about systemic racism will cause Black children […]

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What Mohamed Noor’s Re-Sentencing Means For Derek Chauvin’s Time In Prison

NewsOne Featured Video A newly reduced prison sentence for a former Minneapolis police officer who was originally convicted of third-degree murder for killing a white woman has prompted speculation about the legal implications it has for Derek Chauvin, who was found guilty of the same charge for killing George Floyd, a Black man. Mohamed Noor, […]

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Man Who Threatened To Kill Derek Chauvin’s Lawyer For Defending ‘A F****** Murderer’ Faces 5 Years In Prison

NewsOne Featured Video A protester holds a sign with a photo of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin during demonstrations following the death of George Floyd on May 30, 2020, in Los Angeles, California. | Source: Mario Tama / Getty A Florida man who threatened to kill a lawyer for representing Derek Chauvin during the […]

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The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: I’ll Try It Your Way

The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: I’ll Try It Your Way From: AyanaTo: Michael Harriot Negroes like you tou think you’re “woke” but all you’re doing is helping those who want to hurt us. Advertisement Dear Rugged and Ayana. Maybe you’re right. Perhaps there are other solutions. Now that I think about it, I had plenty of […]

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