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Afro Futures: Takeaways from the Derek Chauvin Trial

On Tuesday April 20th 2021, jurors came to a verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin.The jury found him guilty on all three charges, in a ruling that made headlines all across the country.

On this episode of Afro Futures, Yusuf Abdul-Qadir sits down to look back on the trial, give some historical perspective, and share his thoughts on what the ruling means moving forward.


Afro Futures is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Stitcher.

Music in this Episode:

'Dream Big' by Audiobinger is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0

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