George Floyd wasn’t the first unarmed black man to die at the hands of US police officers.
But the shocking video of his arrest a year ago reverberated across America and the world.
The case reignited longstanding anger at police brutality in the U.S., and triggered a global reckoning on racism.
So what’s changed in the year since the killing?
Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom
Jill Cartwright – Campaign Lead at Southerners On New Ground
Lester Spence – Professor of Political Science and Africana Studies, Johns Hopkins University
Arthur Rizer – Former Police Officer and Former Department of Justice Prosecutor
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