Remembering George Floyd
Remembering George Floyd

Remembering George Floyd

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"A year on from George Floyd’s murder, I am exhausted we are still here"

'Commentary at the time of the murder felt like the construction industry was just waking up to an issue I have had to deal with my entire life, says Victoria Olawoyin'

https://www.building.co.uk/com....ment/a-year-on-from-

A year on from George Floyd’s murder, I am exhausted we are still here | Comment | Building
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A year on from George Floyd’s murder, I am exhausted we are still here | Comment | Building

 
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"Half of Black Britons ‘don’t think UK has progressed on race since George Floyd murder"

'Exclusive: YouGov poll comes as activists tell The Independent that racial equality in UK has worsened in past year.'

https://www.independent.co.uk/....news/uk/home-news/bl

Half of Black Britons ‘don’t think UK has progressed on race since George Floyd murder’ | The Independent
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Half of Black Britons ‘don’t think UK has progressed on race since George Floyd murder’ | The Independent

Exclusive: YouGov poll comes as activists tell The Independent that racial equality in UK has worsened in past year.
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Oinion piece by Marlon James

"To survive in America as a Black man, make yourself small"

'No matter how skinny I made myself – and I shrunk into an anorexia of sorts – in society’s mirror I was still not small enough'

https://www.theguardian.com/co....mmentisfree/2021/may

To survive in America as a Black man, make yourself small | Marlon James | The Guardian
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To survive in America as a Black man, make yourself small | Marlon James | The Guardian

No matter how skinny I made myself – and I shrunk into an anorexia of sorts – in society’s mirror I was still not small enough
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"George Floyd anniversary events: How the UK and US are marking his death in Minneapolis one year on "

'Today marks one year since the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white police officer kneeled on his neck for nine minutes. '

https://inews.co.uk/news/world..../george-floyd-annive

George Floyd anniversary events: How the UK and US are marking his death in Minneapolis one year on
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George Floyd anniversary events: How the UK and US are marking his death in Minneapolis one year on

Rallies and protests have already taken place in both countries to mark the anniversary