While some people were hopeful that recording police violence against Black people would prove it’s a systemic problem, the videos have mostly served to traumatize Black viewers.
Despite videos and social media posts showing police coming after the crowd, a department spokesperson otherwise noted the Queer Liberation March's events were peaceful without “widespread reports of violence or anything of that nature”
BREAKING: After analyzing over 500 videos and photos of incidents, Amnesty International has documented 125 separate examples of police violence against protesters in nearly 40 states and DC between May 26 and June 6. Our new interactive map:
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The New York Times analyzed witness videos, police footage and official documents to identify the critical moments — and missteps — that led to the killing of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta on June 12. (This video contains scenes of graphic violence.)
What happened when George Floyd was killed in police custody on May 25? In our new video, we reconstruct the incident in detail, using security footage, witness videos, documents and scanner audio (This video contains scenes of graphic violence.)
Human rights groups are calling for an investigation into police violence after 8 were killed and hundreds injured, where police said they acted in restraint. Disturbing videos released and activists say otherwise
Spanish minister: police violence videos against Catalonia referendum supporters are 'fake news'