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The verdict in the murder of George Floyd – guilty on all three charges – is heralded as a step toward racial justice and a rare rebuke of police violence. Former Minneapolis police offer Derek Chauvin faces decades in prison for pressing his knee into Floyd's neck for more than nine minutes, a horrific crime brought to light by teenager Darnella Frazier's video – and sparking massive Black Lives Matter protests across the nation and beyond. But just as the verdict was being celebrated, Black teenager Ma'Khia Bryant was shot and killed by police in Ohio. (Read the Washington Post story here.) Is real change possible? [Photo credits: Chandan Khanna; Reuters/Washington Post]
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