Teen Who Recorded George Floyd's Death Receives Honorary Pulitzer Prize

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Not all heroes wear capes!

According to the Washington Post, the teenager who filmed the murder of George Floyd by a white police officer was given a awarded a special award by the Pulitzer Prize board.

On Friday, June 11th, Darnella Frazier, who is now 18-years-old was given the honorary award for her courage, the Pulitzer committee said.

The young girl recorded the over 8-minute interaction with former Minneapolis Police Officers leading up to the death of George Floyd. Darnella also testified during the Derek Chauvintrial this past March.

Thank you Darnella Frazier for your courage!

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