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How We Can Breathe Again! ( Opinion Piece)

Jun 6, 2020 On May 25th, 2020, videos began to emerge with a white cop (who later became known to us as Derek Chauvin) with his knee on the neck of black man George Floyd as he lay alongside a car uttering the words “I can’t breathe!” For 8 minutes and 46 seconds Chauvin kneeled thrusting the weight of his body on the narrow air passageways of Floyd’s neck. The world watched the video in horror and waited with baited breath for what would happen next. For us black people, th