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Timeline: one year since the death of George Floyd
Members of the clergy gather in front of a George Floyd mural in June, 2020
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Timeline: one year since the death of George Floyd

Police killing of the unarmed African American prompted moment of reckoning for US race relations
25 May 2021
Quiz of The Week: 17 - 23 April
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Quiz of The Week: 17 - 23 April

Have you been paying attention to The Week’s news?
23 Apr 2021
Daunte Wright and the third night of Minneapolis protests
Kate Wright, Daunte Wright’s mother, speaks alongside the family of George Floyd
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Daunte Wright and the third night of Minneapolis protests

Family members say they ‘can’t accept’ that shooting was an accident
14 Apr 2021
Instant Opinion: coronavirus rules are ‘hurting the young’
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Instant Opinion: coronavirus rules are ‘hurting the young’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 24 September
24 Sep 2020
Rayshard Brooks: what footage of fatal shooting shows
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Rayshard Brooks: what footage of fatal shooting shows

Atlanta police chief resigns after unarmed black man killed by officer
15 Jun 2020
Quiz of The Week: 6 - 12 June
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Quiz of The Week: 6 - 12 June

Have you been paying attention to The Week’s news?
12 Jun 2020
The differences between British and US police tactics
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The differences between British and US police tactics

American officers accused of escalating George Floyd demonstrations by using excessive force
8 Jun 2020

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Autopsy shows George Floyd had coronavirus
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Autopsy shows George Floyd had coronavirus

Covid-19 listed under ‘other significant conditions’ but unrelated to the cause of death
4 Jun 2020
Coronavirus: will protests trigger a second wave?
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Coronavirus: will protests trigger a second wave?

Research shows BAME demonstrators may be especially vulnerable to Covid-19
3 Jun 2020
George Floyd: the charges against Derek Chauvin explained
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George Floyd: the charges against Derek Chauvin explained

Family of unarmed victim demanding harsher charges against ex-police officer
1 Jun 2020
Instant Opinion: the Right ‘plans to profit from pandemic’
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: the Right ‘plans to profit from pandemic’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 1 June
1 Jun 2020
Instant Opinion: Johnson ‘sacrificed too much’ for Cummings
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Instant Opinion: Johnson ‘sacrificed too much’ for Cummings

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 29 May
29 May 2020
Police force facing inquiry over tasering of black men
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Police force facing inquiry over tasering of black men

Investigation includes allegations black men were wrongly tasered by a ‘rogue officer’
29 May 2020
Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson is a ‘blundering schoolboy’
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Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson is a ‘blundering schoolboy’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 28 May
28 May 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘How our information system is poisoned’
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Instant Opinion: ‘How our information system is poisoned’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 12 August
12 Aug 2019
VIDEO: US cop tells motorist 'we only shoot black people'
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VIDEO: US cop tells motorist 'we only shoot black people'

Dashcam footage captures Lieutenant Greg Abbott's comments during traffic stop
1 Sep 2017
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