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At his funeral, Floyd’s family lawyer notes that he was killed by the “pandemic of racism and discrimination”.

June 5, 2020

Benjamin Crump, the family attorney for George Floyd, the African-American citizen who died after the police died and caused a wave of protests in the United States, noted during his funeral that the “pandemic of racism and discrimination “act. what killed him.

“It was the other pandemic that we are too familiar with in the United States, a racism and discrimination pandemic that killed George Floyd,” said Crump, referring to the fact that Floyd was infected with coronavirus when he died.

Crump has called for equality, especially regarding the way blacks are treated in the American judiciary during the funeral in Minneapolis, the city where he died. It is an event that marks the beginning of a series of tributes to Floyd that will be celebrated in various locations across the United States over the next five days.

At his funeral, Floyd’s family lawyer notes that he was killed by the “pandemic of racism and discrimination”.At his funeral, Floyd’s family lawyer notes that he was killed by the “pandemic of racism and discrimination”.

“We don’t want two judicial systems in the United States. One for blacks and the other for whites,” said the lawyer, stressing that what happened to Floyd is “the best opportunity” to achieve equality in the United States . , “this high idea on which this country was founded”.