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Ben Crump shifts legal fight from George Floyd to Baytown’s Pamela Turner

The conviction Tuesday of former Minneapolis Officer Derek Chauvin on murder and manslaughter charges for pinning George Floyd’s neck with his knee was already drawing renewed attention to the legal fight in the death of another Black American, Pamela Turner. Floyd family attorney Ben Crump said after the jury announced it had […]

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GEORGE FLOYD FAMILY INTERVIEW
The family of George Floyd has been on an unbelievable journey since his death. As a community, we have seen the impact of George Floyd’s death on our country and the world but what about his relatives. What does the George Floyd family think about the juror selection process in Minnesota, the passage of the George Floyd Act, and what can the Black community do to help were just a few of the questions…

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Chauvin guilty verdict a bittersweet moment

In Houston’s historically Black Third Ward Tuesday afternoon, a crowd gathered around George Floyd’s mural, where a black-and-white, winged image of Floyd is surrounded by a halo with the words: “Forever Breathing In Our Hearts.” But for the first time in almost a year, the mood outside the Scott Food Mart at […]

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Fit & Fine: Harmony Cyrus

Who is Harmony Cyrus? Occupation: Pretty Girlz Fitness Education: Texas Southern University Major: Criminal Justice Motto: “You will only go as far as your mind believes it will. Change your […]