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Kanye West Had Donated 2 Million Dollars to Families Fighting for Justices and Is Also Funding George Floyd's Daughter's College Education

Kanye West Had Donated 2 Million Dollars to Families Fighting for Justices and Is Also Funding George Floyd’s Daughter’s College Education

Kanye West is hoping to make George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter’s future brighter and he’s doing so by putting his money where his mouth is. While West has been unusually quiet on social media, E! News confirmed that the father of four has set up a college fund for Gianna Floyd and his also giving money to the victims of two other instances of police brutality. According to E! News, over the last several weeks, the rapper, who is married to Kim Kardashian West, has donated “$2 million in relation to the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor and has been donating to several black-owned businesses in his Chicago hometown.” RELATED: Kim Kardashian West Admits the Possibility of Having a Fifth Kid Is Off the Table After Being Isolated With the Four She Already Has Kanye West Donates Millions to Families Affected By Police Brutality On top of those donations, West has also set up a college fund for Floyd’s daughter. Floyd died on May 25 after he was detained by four, now former, police officers. After one of the police officers, Derek Chauvin, kneeled on his neck for nearly nine minutes as he begged for his life, Floyd fell unconscious and never …

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Ciara Writes Message To 6-Year-Old Amidst Protests

Ciara Writes Moving Message To 6-Year-Old Son Amidst George Floyd Protests

Amidst George Floyd’s heartwrenching death, many have discussed racial injustices around the globe. And while there are no exact words to exactly capture the grief and rage felt by the black community, Ciara is doing her part to find them in a message to her son.

Mother of George Floyd's Daughter Speaks Out: 'I Wanted Everyone to Know That This Is What Those Officers Took From Me'

Mother of George Floyd’s Daughter Speaks Out: ‘I Wanted Everyone to Know That This Is What Those Officers Took From Me’

George Floyd died on May 25 after he was arrested by four Minnesota police officers, one of which kneeled on Floyd’s neck for nearly nine minutes. While on the ground with his hands handcuffed back his back, Floyd begged for his life and at one point called out for his “mama.” Floyd was a parent himself. He had a young daughter and a teenage son. The mother of Floyd’s daughter is now speaking out over a week after his passing. RELATED: 22 Organizations You Can Donate To Right Now That Support Black Moms, Black Youth, and the Black Community Overall Floyd’s daughter is just 6 years old and she’s named Gianna. “I don’t have a lot to say. I can’t get my words together right now. I wanted everyone to know that this is what those officers took from me,” Gianna’s mom, Roxie, said during a press conference on June 2. “At the end of the day, they get to go home and be with their families. Gianna does not have a father.” “He will never see her grow up, graduate, he will never walk her down the aisle. If there’s a problem she’s having and she needs her dad, …

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Angry Bride Fires Wedding Photographer Over BLM Post

Angry Bride Fires Wedding Photographer Over Black Lives Matter Post

Shakira Rochelle, like millions of other Americans, have been protesting police brutality and systemic racism in the name of the Black Lives Matter movement by holding signs at rallies, donating to organizations, or in Rochelle’s case, simply posting the message on their social media pages.