Black Lives Matter

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Welcome to KAZU's weekly news roundup where you'll find the top local stories of the week and some of NPR's national stories.

Jon Wizard

In the middle of a pandemic, with near record unemployment, America is facing yet another crisis -- one that has persisted for generations. Last week, street protests and violence broke out across the country after a black man in Minneapolis - George Floyd - died under the knee of a police officer. In a country torn by political division and angry voices, we decided to reach out to people in our community to hear their thoughts on what’s happening and why.