Nikole Hannah-Jones on George Floyd and the History of Systemic Racism in America


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Larry weighs in on the movement to defund the police and the killing of Breonna Taylor. Then, he is joined by New York Times journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones to talk about how the killing of George Floyd was a wake-up call for white Americans (13:06), her work on the 1619 Project for the Times (30:41), and the white-washing of America's history (40:40).

Host: Larry Wilmore

Guest: Nikole Hannah-Jones

Check out the 1619 Project here.

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