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Entire police unit resigns after officers suspended for pushing elderly man as Biden condemns Trump - follow live

Trump suggests George Floyd is happy about US jobs numbers: 'It's a great day for him'

There have been historic scenes in the heart of the city as more than 5,000 South Australians packed Victoria Square to join the #BlackLivesMatter  rally. The majority of protesters wore face masks after the police commissioner gave a special exemption from COVID-19 restrictions.

Very saddened to hear of the passing of Smt Chandrakanta GoyalJi. A highly accomplished lady, former multi-term @BJP4India  legislator, & renowned social worker. She was also the mother of my friend, party colleague & minister @PiyushGoyal . She will be deeply missed. Om Shanti🙏🙏

A white woman called Puerto Rican parkgoers "Mexican" for playing Spanish songs, yelling "This is America!" at them in a Wisconsin park.

A handful of police departments across the U.S. have taken action against police officers for actions against protesters. Here are the places that have fired, suspended or are investigating officers for their conduct.

I’ve been ill for months, but I still don't know if it is Covid-19

Expect more of yours to be mine and mine to be yours, even if it has to be thoroughly cleaned in between

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When all 57 Buffalo police officers on the emergency response team resign because two were suspended for knocking down a 75-year-old man and sending him to the hospital, this seems like an opportunity to find 57 new police officers who don't approve of assaulting senior citizens.

Today is #BreonnaTaylor 's birthday. She would be 27. In March, police killed her when they stormed her home while she was sleeping, looking for a man who did not live there. 84 days later, no officers have been charged.

#YouAboutToLoseYoJob is pretty epic.

Protesters have the right to protest peacefully -- not be harassed. Not be shot at by rubber bullets or tear gas. Today I am calling for the creation of a new statewide standard for use of force in protests. Acts of violence against peaceful protestors will not be tolerated.

He really pointed up to the sky and said today's jobs report marks great day for a dead man killed by police.

I had to clip this because it is unbelievable. President @realDonaldTrump  just said this: “Hopefully, George is looking down right and saying this is a great thing that’s happening for our country. It’s a great day for him, it’s a great day for everybody.” #GeorgeFloyd 

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took a knee while attending a demonstration on Parliament Hill that was organized to protest racial injustice and police brutality. Read more here:

My question to President Trump just now: Why haven’t you laid out a plan to address systemic racism? What is the plan? His response: A strong economy.

BREAKING: The North Carolina Supreme Court just ruled the repeal of the Racial Justice Act — which allowed proof of racial bias to be considered in death penalty cases — unconstitutional.

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WATCH: Full speech by George Floyd's brother, Terrence Floyd, at site of George Floyd's death.

‼️ KNOW YOUR RIGHTS WHILE PROTESTING: A THREAD ‼️

Breaking: Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer just announced every single officers' body camera was NOT ACTIVATED during the shooting last night that resulted in DavidMcAtee’s death. Not one.

BREAKING: law enforcement officials have seized thousands of cloth masks that were mailed to four different cities to protect Black Lives Matter protesters from COVID-19:

Today Trump declared war on the people of the United States, threatening states that if the did not request federal troops in their states, the troops would be deployed forcibly. That’s illegal, and it would invoke a civil war.

BREAKING: The 3 other officers involved in #GeorgeFloyd 's killing will be charged with aiding and abetting murder, reports the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Derek Chauvin's charge will be elevated to second-degree murder.

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BREAKING: A judge just ruled that every Tennessee voter can now vote by mail for the 2020 elections.

Houston Police Chief@ArtAcevedo : “Let me just say this to the President of the United States, on behalf of the police chiefs of this country: please, if you don’t have something constructive to say, keep your mouth shut.”

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