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Powerful Photos Show How George Floyd Is Being Remembered One Year After His Death (16 Pics)

 

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People carry a coffin art piece by Visual Black Justice during a rally and march commemorating the first anniversary of George Floyd's death, May 23, 2021, in Minneapolis.

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People pay their respects to George Floyd on May 25, 2021, at the intersection where he was killed one year ago in Minneapolis.

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Courteney Ross (left), the fiancé of George Floyd, hugs Toshira Garraway during a remembrance event and to call for justice for those who had lost loved ones to the police violence outside the Minnesota State Capitol on May 24, 2021, in St. Paul.

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Gianna Floyd, the daughter of George Floyd, walks into the West Wing at the White House, May 25, 2021, in Washington, DC. Members of the Floyd family were meeting with President Joe Biden.

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Philonise Floyd, the brother of George Floyd, puts his arm around House Speaker Nancy Pelosi as he and other members of the Floyd family meet with leaders in the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on May 25, 2021.

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Terrence Floyd, center, the brother of George Floyd, attends a rally on May 23, 2021, in Brooklyn, New York. George Floyd's murder in Minneapolis by a police officer on May 25, 2020, triggered a national reckoning on structural racism.

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George Floyd's sister, Bridgett Floyd, speaks during the "One Year, What's Changed?" rally to commemorate the first anniversary of Floyd's death outside the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, on May 23, 2021.

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People march during the "One Year, What's Changed?" rally to commemorate the first anniversary of George Floyd's death in Minneapolis, May 23, 2021.

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A person raises a fist while marching during the "One Year, What's Changed?" rally hosted by the George Floyd Memorial Foundation to commemorate the first anniversary of his death in Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 23, 2021.

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A young boy holds his fist up as people dance at a rally and march organized by families who were victims of police brutality for the first anniversary of George Floyd's death on May 24, 2021, in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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People march during an inaugural remembrance demonstration for George Floyd on May 23, 2021, in Minneapolis.

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Black leaders gather at the Black Lives Matter mural on May 24, 2021, in Los Angeles to call on Mayor Eric Garcetti and the City Council to observe a nine-and-a-half minute period of silence in honor of the anniversary of George Floyd's death.

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Rev. Al Sharpton (left), New York Mayor Bill De Blasio, and other leaders kneel for 9 minutes and 29 seconds in memory of George Floyd to call for the passage of the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2021, in New York on May 25, 2021.

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People hold pictures of Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man killed in a Minneapolis suburb by a police officer, as they march and rally during an event in remembrance of George Floyd outside the Minnesota State Capitol on May 24, 2021, in St. Paul.

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Myisha T. Hall of Las Vegas sits on a bench in front of a large mural depicting George Floyd as people from across Minneapolis and the world gather to commemorate his death one year ago, May 25, 2021, in Minneapolis.

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People visit the Say Their Names Cemetery at the intersection of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue on May 24, 2021, in Minneapolis.

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