U.S. Representative Al Green of Texas said on Tuesday that, in the wake of George Floyd's death, "we have got to have reconciliation" and called for the creation of a new government office to handle race relations with African Americans.
A harrowing new video shows George Floyd's final moments from a different, and chilling, perspective. According to Newser, it's that of onlookers urging police to let Floyd breathe as Officer Tou Thao stood his ground. You're going to let him kill that man in front of you? Onlooker to Officer Tou Thao Just a few feet away, Officer Derek Chauvin kept a knee on Floyd's neck for a total of eight minutes and forty-six seconds.
The Surgeon General of the United States says that George Floyd could easily have been him.
Jerome Adams, who is black, made the remark in an interview on Politico's podcast, 'Pulse Check.'
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