The death scene was disgusting. It was horrifying, and it was sad. It didn't have to be!
I am glad that since Floyd's death, on May 25, 2020, systematic racism and its perpetrators have been put on notice.
1. The Minnesota Department of Human Rights (June 2, 2020) filed a civil rights charge against the Minneapolis Police Department, along with investigating the department for systemic discriminatory practices and abuse of force.
2. Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison upgraded the murder charge against Chauvin from third to second degree. In addition, Attorney General Ellison charged the three other police officers (Thao, Kueng, and L…