‘It was murder’: Minneapolis demands charges in police killing of George Floyd, calls to defund cops

Thousands take to the streets of Minneapolis to protest against the police killing of George Floyd.

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As thousands take to the streets of Minneapolis to protest against the police killing of George Floyd for the third night in a row, we go to Minneapolis to speak with City Councilmember Jeremiah Ellison. Police pointed an automatic rifle at his head in 2015 when he was peacefully protesting the police killing of another African American man, Jamar Clark. We also speak with Kandace Montgomery with the Black Visions Collective, which is calling for the abolition of police.

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