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Police brutality

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Community responses to anti-Black racism and police violence

Identifier: C-183
Scope and Contents

Collection contains social media posts, website crawls, and other born-digital materials produced by the Middlebury College community and collected by Special Collections beginning in May, 2020, following the murder of George Floyd by police. The collection includes responses and statements by academic departments, student clubs and organizations, athletic teams, and more.

Dates: May, 2020-

Episode 52: Breonna Taylor, voting, and what's next, October 4, 2020

Identifier: c179_blckgrlmgc-episode-52-breonna-taylor-voting-20201004
Scope and Contents

Episode description: "Hi everybody! Megan and Destini are back after a long pause :) In this episode, they give you an update on the verdict of Breonna Taylor, voting, the next steps for BLCKGRLMGC, and a run down for our next episodes. Thank you for riding with us these past three years. BLCKGRLMGC continues to grow and we couldn’t be happier!"

Dates: October 4, 2020

Episode 55: It's not giving what it's supposed to give, 2021 March 30

Identifier: c179_blckgrlmgc-episode-55-2021-03-30
Scope and Contents Podcast episode description: "Yesterday was the first day of Derek Chauvin’s trail. Chauvin, a Minnesota police officer, is accused of murdering George Floyd, an unarmed Black man on May 25, 2020. Chauvin’s defense attorney, Eric Nelson, gave his opening statement after the prosecutor yesterday morning. Megan was disturbed by the points he used to ‘justify’ the actions Derek Chauvin took which resulted in the death of George Floyd. He used comments that described the size and weight of...
Dates: 2021 March 30