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Who was George Floyd? New book captures full scope of his life and family's legacy

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George Floyd is a symbol for the racial equality fight. Washington Post reporters Robert Samuels and Toluse Olorunnipa wrote a biography of Floyd. The book details Floyd's experience with racism, oppression and inequality from growing up in Houston to living in Minneapolis as a Black man.
1 month ago·Minneapolis, United States

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Who was George Floyd? New book captures full scope of his life and family's legacy

Washington Post reporters Robert Samuels and Toluse Olorunnipa decided that it was time to look deeper at the 46-year-old father by writing a book about his life titled, "His Name is George Floyd: One Man's Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice."

1 month ago·Atlanta, United States
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Who was George Floyd? New book captures full scope of his life and family's legacy

By Nicquel Terry Ellis, CNNGeorge Floyd. For the last two years, his name has been echoed across the nation from the streets of Minneapolis where protesters marched, to the halls of corporate America where major brands publicly denounced racism. His name is a symbol for the racial equality fight, and a rallying cry for justice and an end to police brutality against Black people. But who was the 46-year-old father? Washington Post reporters Rober…

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Who was George Floyd? New book captures full scope of his life and family's legacy

By Nicquel Terry Ellis, CNNGeorge Floyd. For the last two years, his name has been echoed across the nation from the streets of Minneapolis where protesters marched, to the halls of corporate America where major brands publicly denounced racism. His name is a symbol for the racial equality fight, and a rallying cry for justice and an end to police brutality against Black people. But who was the 46-year-old father? Washington Post reporters Rober…

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Who was George Floyd? New book captures full scope of his life and family's legacy

George Floyd. For the last two years, his name has been echoed across the nation from the streets of Minneapolis where protesters marched, to the halls of corporate America where major brands publicly denounced racism. His name is a symbol…

1 month ago·Clayton, United States
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Who was George Floyd? New book captures full scope of his life and family's legacy

George Floyd. For the last two years, his name has been echoed across the nation from the streets of Minneapolis where protesters marched, to the halls of corporate America where major brands publicly denounced racism. His name is a symbol…

1 month ago
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Who was George Floyd? New book captures full scope of his life and family's legacy

George Floyd. For the last two years, his name has been echoed across the nation from the streets of Minneapolis where protesters marched, to the halls of corporate America where major brands publicly denounced racism. His name is a symbol…

1 month ago
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