Watch the video on nytimes.com/2020/05/31/us/george-floyd-investigation.html (note that you can read a transcript of the video by clicking on the “read transcript” button in the bottom right corner).
While watching, consider the following questions:
Why was George Floyd arrested?
Why did the situation escalate?
What happened to the police officers afterward?
What should happen to the police officers?
How did people react following the killing of George Floyd?
What especially stood out to you watching this video?
What does the incident have to do with race relations in the United States?