The Killing of George Floyd, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Alexis Burling
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1098214048
  • ISBN-13: 9781098214043
  • DDC: 363.20973
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released February 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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This title takes a look at George Floyd’s death at the hands of police, explores the history of police brutality in the United States, and examines the national and global response to his death. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: “I Can't Breathe”.
2: Who Was George Floyd?.
3: The History of Police Brutality.
4: Protests and Riots in Minneapolis.
5: A Nation Divided.
6: Global Support.
7: A Call for Reform.
8: George Floyd's Legacy.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Authors.