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How racism, racial terrorism fuelled nationwide anger in US

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In the largest nationwide uprising since the 1960s, protesters shut down cities across the United States over the weekend following the police killing of George Floyd, an African American man in Minneapolis.

“These are not just repeats of past events,” Princeton University scholar-activist Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, author of Race For Profit, told Democracy Now!

“These are the consequences of the failures of this government and the political establishment … to resolve these crises.”

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