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Voices from U.S. protests against police brutality: 'You can't just sit on the sidelines'

Americans of all ages and races are pushing for police reform. Here are five who marched on Saturday in Washington, D.C.

Minneapolis police chief breaks off talks with officer union

The Minneapolis Police Department will withdraw from contract negotiations with the police union, one step in a planned reform of the department in the wake of George Floyd's death, the department's chief said on Wednesday.

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Full text of Philonise Floyd's statement to U.S. Congress

Here is the text of the prepared testimony to a U.S. congressional hearing on Wednesday of Philonise Floyd.

'We will never evolve in this profession' if we do not address racial issues head on.

Planned reforms in Minneapolis will include a new system that uses real-time data to identify early warning signs of officer misconduct and allow supervisors to intervene, police chief says. 

Goldman Sachs forms fund to address racial injustice

Goldman Sachs Group Inc said on Wednesday it had launched a $10 million fund to support the work of organizations addressing racial injustice, structural inequity and economic disparity.

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U.S. protesters topple Columbus statue and throw it in a lake

Anti-racism protesters in Virginia tore down a statue of Christopher Columbus on Tuesday night in Byrd park in Richmond, then draped it in a burning flag and dumped it in a lake, images of the incident posted on social media showed.

'Justice for George,' Floyd's brother says on way into congressional hearing

The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives took up the issues of police violence and racial injustice in America on Wednesday in the first congressional hearing since the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis sparked protests around the world, with Floyd's brother due to testify.
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