Armie Hammer Declares Law Enforcement in America ‘Inherently Racist’

Armie Hammer Declares Law Enforcement in America ‘Inherently Racist’

Reacting to the riots in Minneapolis in the wake of the police involved death of George Floyd, actor Armie Hammer said the “current iteration of law enforcement” is “inherently racist.” “Anyone who doesn’t think the current iteration of law enforcement isn’t inherently racist, or doesn’t understand why black people are disproportionately targeted, assaulted, and killed,”… … Read More

Derek Chauvin Arrested over Death of George Floyd

Derek Chauvin Arrested over Death of George Floyd

The state of Minnesota announced Friday afternoon that Derek Chauvin, the police officer seen pressing his knee on the neck of George Floyd shortly before he passed out and died, has been arrested. #BREAKING: Officer Derek Chauvin has been taken into custody by state authorities, Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington says. — Theo Keith (@TheoKeith)… … Read More

Twitter Censors Official White House Account

Twitter Censors Official White House Account

After censoring President Donald Trump’s personal account, Twitter has now censored the official account of the White House as well. Earlier today, Twitter censored a message from President Trump condemning rioters in Minneapolis, hiding Trump’s tweet behind a notice that falsely alleges it “glorifies violence.” “These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and… … Read More

Joe Biden During Celebrity Fundraiser: George Floyd Death ‘Ripped Open This Ugly Underbelly of Our Society’

Joe Biden During Celebrity Fundraiser: George Floyd Death ‘Ripped Open This Ugly Underbelly of Our Society’

Joe Biden spent Thursday evening raising money for his presidential campaign with assistance from celebrities including Whoopi Goldberg and musicians Sheryl Crow and Joe Walsh. The presumptive Democrat candidate also spent time during the virtual fundraiser discussing George Floyd, saying that the Minneapolis man’s death has “ripped open this ugly underbelly of our society.” Biden… … Read More

Barack Obama on George Floyd: ‘Bigotry’ in USA ‘Maddeningly Normal’

Barack Obama on George Floyd: ‘Bigotry’ in USA ‘Maddeningly Normal’

Former President Barack Obama on Friday weighed in on the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd, asserting racism in the United States is “tragically, painfully, maddeningly ‘normal.’” “It’s natural to wish for life ‘to just get back to normal’ as a pandemic and economic crisis upend everything around us,” Obama said in a statement shared… … Read More

Donald Trump: ‘George Floyd Will Not Have Died in Vain’

Donald Trump: ‘George Floyd Will Not Have Died in Vain’

President Donald Trump on Friday said that the National Guard was on the scene in Minneapolis to help stop rioting in the city. “The National Guard has arrived on the scene. They are in Minneapolis and fully prepared,” Trump wrote on Twitter. The president commented after three nights of protests and riots took place in… … Read More