Discuss police violence, the victims of police violence (including George Floyd and Breonna Taylor), the Black-led protests against said violence, and related topics.
These are clearly not ending any time soon, so a thread.
February 23: Ahmaud Arbery murdered while jogging
BBC: Ahmaud Arbery: What do we know about the case?
March 13: Breonna Taylor killed in bed during a no-knock raid on the wrong apartment, in Louisville, KY
CNN: A Kentucky EMT was shot and killed during a police raid of her home. The family is suing for wrongful death
May 25: Death of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis Police
Minnesota Post: Seven days in Minneapolis: a timeline of what we know about the death of George Floyd and its aftermath
May 26: Protests in Minneapolis start, officers fired when video revealed the official police account was false
PBS: 4 Minneapolis officers fired after death of black man who pleaded ‘I can’t breathe’
May 29: Officer who killed George Floyd arrested and charged with third-degree murder
Vox: The charges against former Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin, explained
May 31: Justin Howell critically injured by Austin police, compounded when police fired on as he was being carried to medical help
CNN: Austin police fired at a crowd transporting a protester injured by an officer
June 1: David 'Yaya' McAtee by the National Guard and Louisville, KY police
WP: David McAtee fed Louisville police for years. To some who knew him, his fatal shooting doesn’t add up.
June 1: Peaceful protesters violently cleared from Lafayette Square to make way for Trump photo op
Washington Post: The crackdown before Trump’s photo op
June 3: Other officers charged, Chauvin's charge escalated to second-degree murder
Vox: The 3 former officers who aided Derek Chauvin are charged in George Floyd’s killing