Chauvin only got 22.5 years, but that’s just the beginning

On Friday, when he was about to sentence Derek Chauvin, Minnesota Judge Peter Cahill said, “I’m not basing my sentence … on public opinion. I am not basing it on any attempt to send any messages.”     As he spoke my heart sank, because it sounded like he might sentence George Floyd’s killer to…

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George Floyd justice in policing act must become law

March 3rd. That’s when the House passed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act. If approved by the senate and signed by the president, it will hold cops accountable for abusing people in the name of law and order. March 3rd is significant because on that date, the first videotaped police beating of a Black…

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