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World Pulitzer: A teenager rewarded for his video of the murder of George Floyd

14:20  12 june  2021
14:20  12 june  2021 Source:   rfi.fr

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USA-Pulitzer-Darnella-Frazier: Pulitzer: A teenager rewarded for his video of the murder of George Floyd

PULITZER: UNE ADOLESCENTE RÉCOMPENSÉE POUR SA VIDÉO DU MEURTRE DE GEORGE FLOYD © Reuters / Handout. Pulitzer: A teenager rewarded for his video of the murder of George Floyd

New York (Reuters) - a teenager who recorded the murder of George Floyd in a single clear and relentless plan with his mobile phone has been rewarded Friday by the board of Pulitzer administration.

Darnella Frazier received a special mention for a video that, according to her, hauble her since then, showing the death of George Floyd killed by Derek Chauvin during her interpellation at Minneapolis. Derek Chauvin was found guilty of the murder of George Floyd during a trial during which Darnella Frazier's video has been broadcast several times.

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Video: Teen Who Filmed George Floyd's Death Gets Pulitzer Nod (Reuters)

Darnella Frazier, 18, was rewarded for recording a "transformative video that shook viewers and sparked a wave of protest against police brutality around the world," said Mindy Brands, co-chair of the Board of Directors. Pulitzer Prize, at the Friday ceremony.

the video of Darnella Frazier shows Derek Chauvin, a white policeman, kneeling on George Floyd's neck, a black man of 46-year-old handcuffed, for about 9 minutes on May 25, 2020.

(Jonathan Allen, French version Camille Raynaud)

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