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Tech cos. respond to George Floyd’s death, ensuing protests and systematic racism

On Sunday, a fourth night of protests erupted around the country, spurred on by the May 25 death of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis police. The movement is a response to wide-ranging and systematic inequality that has seen a disproportionate numb…

chicago looting - TechCrunch
8:10am PDT - June 1st, 2020

As rage sweeps nation, DOJ has all but abandoned broad police investigations

The deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery has refocused the nation's attention on the racial prejudices ingrained in the country's justice system. But under President Trump, the DOJ has all but abandoned broad investigations into unconstit…

chicago looting - CNN
7:07am PDT - June 1st, 2020

'Definitely WHITE PEOPLE': Rioters ransack Chicago Blackhawks store, social media bizarrely affixes blame (VIDEO)

Social media users have insisted rioters who ransacked a Chicago Blackhawks store amid the ongoing protests surrounding the death of George Floyd are "white people", reasoning that African-Americans would not steal NHL gear. Read Full Article at RT.com

chicago looting - RT
5:23am PDT - June 1st, 2020

Nationwide protests continue, many marred by violence and looting

Tens of thousands hit the streets across America again Sunday to protest police killings of black people including George Floyd.

chicago looting - CBS News
1:40am PDT - June 1st, 2020

Protests, confrontations continue near White House

Numerous demonstrators in D.C. defied an 11 p.m. curfew.

chicago looting - Politico
8:14pm PDT - May 31st, 2020

Night of violence across America leaves streets scarred, outrage simmering

Another night of outrage left stores looted and cars smoldering in many U.S. cities on Sunday as curfews failed to quell violence that replaced peaceful daytime demonstrations over the death of a black man seen on video gasping for breath as a white Minneapol…

chicago looting - Reuters
7:32am PDT - May 31st, 2020