November 2020

George Floyd: How policing in Minneapolis has changed since his death

Police reforms have become a hot-button issue of the 2020 presidential election, especially after the death of Black man George Floyd at the hands of police in Minneapolis. Calls for defunding the police gained momentum across the U.S. since then, but there has been a lot of disagreement on what that means and how it should happen. Heather Yourex-West is in Minneapolis, talking to residents on how policing has changed in the past several months, and what they still hope to see.