Tag: George Floyd
Shaykh Usama Abdulghani delivers a fiery and passionate talk on George Floyd , Police Brutality and systematic racism in America. Shaykh mentions how his grandfather died fighting in Vietnam, how the police have responded to the protests with even more violence and what it is like living under the tyrannical regime of the USA.
News ID: 450400 Publish Date : 2020/07/12
Persistent demonstrations across the US calling for racial justice and an end to police brutality, on the heels of the heartless killing of George Floyd when a chokehold went wrong, are being met with a rising trend for apparent counter-protesters using vehicles to threaten or slam into marchers.
News ID: 450383 Publish Date : 2020/07/11
Newly released transcripts of the minutes leading up to George Floyd ’s death revealed he told officers “I can’t breathe” more than 20 times, only to have his plea dismissed by Derek Chauvin, the white officer pressing his knee into Floyd’s neck, who said: “It takes a heck of a lot of oxygen to talk”.
News ID: 450373 Publish Date : 2020/07/10
Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said: “The fact that the people are chanting ‘let us breathe’ or ‘I can’t breathe,’ which have become the slogans of the American people today in various states and large demonstrations in different cities, are in fact the heartfelt words of all nations against whom the United States has committed many atrocities.” June 3, 2020
News ID: 450339 Publish Date : 2020/07/06
Representative of the Supreme Leader in South Khorasan:
Hujjat al-Islam Ebadi said, “The American system hasn’t only put its foot on the throats of African-Americans but hasn’t allowed people to breathe easily anywhere in the world.”
News ID: 450323 Publish Date : 2020/06/28
News ID: 450317 Publish Date : 2020/07/01
The Strategic Council of the International Servants of Mahdism has issued a statement in which they condemned the centuries-long crimes against African-Africans in the United States.
News ID: 450303 Publish Date : 2020/06/26
Qom Friday Prayer Leader:
Ayatollah Hoseyni-Bushehri referred to the protests in the United States over the killing of George Floyd and said, “What’s going on in the United States today and why are statues being pulled down by the people? It’s not just the racism of Donald Trump and American officials, it’s the people who want serious change.”
News ID: 450290 Publish Date : 2020/06/20
Sari Friday Prayer Leader:
Hujjat al-Islam Mohammadi-Laeini said that racial discrimination in the West and the United States has been systematic and institutionalized and added, “The shout of ‘down with America’ has also been heard throughout the Western world.”
News ID: 450289 Publish Date : 2020/06/20
“Oh mankind! Indeed, We created you from a male and a female, and made you nations and tribes that you may identify yourselves with one another. Indeed, the noblest of you in the sight of God is the most Godwary among you. Indeed, God is all-knowing, all-aware” [Quran 49:13]
News ID: 450280 Publish Date : 2020/06/13
News ID: 450277 Publish Date : 2020/06/11
Chairman of the Policy Council of Islamic Seminaries of Tehran Province:
Ayatollah Rashad stated that the time has come for the collapse of the American empire and said, “The crimes of the United States are the nature of this usurping, criminal, violent and criminal government and some want to reduce this crime to the level of police violence.”
News ID: 450273 Publish Date : 2020/06/09
In an exclusive report for Rasa News Agency:
In an exclusive report for Rasa News Agency, Harun Elbinawi, a Nigerian activist and public affairs analyst, expressed his thoughts on the murder of George Floyd .
News ID: 450256 Publish Date : 2020/06/04
The Iranian Foreign Ministry has strongly denounces rampant bloodshed of African-Americans in the United States and the country’s suppression of the protests that have followed the recent grisly murder of a black man by a white police officer in Minneapolis.
News ID: 450224 Publish Date : 2020/05/30