George Floyd

What They're Saying: Billie Eilish, Tim McGraw, and More Speak Out About the Death of George Floyd

From sending out calls for justice, messages of solidarity to peaceful protestors, and expressing support for the black community, musicians are using their platform to speak out.
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Music Industry Plans to Pause to 'Disconnect From Work and Reconnect' with Community

Using the hashtag #TheShowMustBePaused, labels and other industry services are planning a media blackout on Tuesday, June 2nd, and call for “a day to disconnect from work and reconnect with our community.”
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Halsey Says She Was Shot With Rubber Bullets During George Floyd Rally in Los Angeles

While some protests over the weekend turned violent, the “Without Me” singer asserted the rally she attended Saturday in Los Angeles tried to remain peaceful, but police began shooting rubber bullets and tear gas into the crowd.
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Officials Say Protesters Increase the Risk of Spreading Coronavirus

Protesters are crowding streets across the US as many have become enraged over the unlawful death of George Floyd. However, the coronavirus pandemic rages on, and officials are warning that protesters could spread the virus.
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Protesters Destroy Bar That Former Minneapolis Firefighter Spent Life Savings to Open Up

Rioters protesting the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd destroyed a bar owned by a black former firefighter. Korboi Balla bought the bar with his life savings.
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