PBS NewsHour

Why George Floyd's death was a 'violation of human rights'

Clip: 05/27/2020 | 9m 31s Video has closed captioning.

It has been a painful two days in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd in police custody. The incident, captured on video, raises questions about the conduct of the specific police officers involved, as well as the department’s broader relationship with citizens of color. Yamiche Alcindor reports, and Amna Nawaz talks to Andrea Jenkins, vice president of the Minneapolis city council.

Aired: 05/27/20

Rating: NR

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