Systemic Racism

In pictures: George Floyd demonstrations in the US and beyond

Thousands of people have protested against racial inequality after the death of George Floyd in police custody. Image: REUTERS/Julia Rendleman

Charlotte Edmond

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Boston, Massachusetts. Image: REUTERS/Brian Snyder
People kneel as they attend a protest against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in New York City, New York, U.S., June 4, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC2O2H99TF39
New York City. Image: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
Demonstrators raise their fists as they take a knee for 8 minutes 46 seconds, the length of time George Floyd was held down with a knee on his neck by a Minneapolis Police officer, during a protest against racial inequality in the aftermath of George Floyd's death, in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., June 7, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder - RC2M4H973HBS
Boston, Massachusetts. Image: REUTERS/Brian Snyder
People walk among an art installation of headstones bearing the names of people killed by police near the site of the arrest of George Floyd, who died while in police custody, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. June 6, 2020. REUTERS/Eric Miller     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC2U3H9AT9UU
Minneapolis, Minnesota. Image: REUTERS/Eric Miller
A demonstrator holds a placard during a protest against racial inequality in the aftermath of the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. June 6, 2020. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC2U3H9GDML5
New York City. Image: REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
An NYPD police vehicle is defaced with red paint as demonstrators protest against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in New York City, New York, U.S., June 5, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC2B3H9FA987
New York City. Image: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
A demonstrator holds a placard during a protest against racial inequality in the aftermath of the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Barcelona, Spain June 7, 2020. REUTERS/Nacho Doce     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC2C4H9KKR1I
Barcelona, Spain. Image: REUTERS/Nacho Doce TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC2C4H9KKR1I
Messages are seen on an umbrella outside the U.S. Embassy during a Black Lives Matter protest in London, following the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, London, Britain, June 7, 2020. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls - RC2F4H9KWM4L
London, UK. Image: REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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