African American man named George Floyd died on May 25 after a white Minneapolis police officer pinned him down by the neck for 8 minutes and 46 seconds until irresponsive. The white police officer Dereck Chauvin pressed George’s neck even after he pleaded that he couldn’t breathe. As George Floyd’s death has created a furore across the world with nationwide protests in the USA, in a heart-wrenching video, his daughter Gianna Floyd expresses her emotions as she is extremely proud of her daddy.
While we all wonder about what George Floyd’s family is going through after his death, a video shared on Instagram proves that his daughter Gianna Floyd is aware of what an important figure her late father has become. The video shared on the internet features the six-year-old riding atop on former NBA player Stephen Jackson’s shoulders, family friend expressing how proud she if of her dad. In the video, when Stephen asked Gianna, “He did what?” she replied saying, “Daddy changed the world,” with much enthusiasm.
With the video having you reach for a tissue, George Floyd’s daughter Gianna Floyd is spotted pulling up a million-dollar smile on her face as she says, “Daddy changed the world,” despite the pain of losing her beloved father. The video was shot when Gianna and her mother Roxie Washington were joined by Stephen Jackson at a news conference on June 2 in Minneapolis where the lady addressed the death of her 46-year-old ex after he was killed during an arrest.
For the unversed, a video of George Floyd’s death went viral on the internet and changed America. The video caused nationwide outrage and protests with people taking to the streets in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic. The police officer Dereck Chauvin was arrested and charged on May 29 and has been fired, while the other three officials present have been fired but not arrested. Also Read: Kareena Kapoor Khan Says 'Dalit, Muslim, Migrant Lives Matter' Hours After Kangana Ranaut Calls Out Bollywood For 'Colonial Slavery Genes'
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