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Darnella Frazier, Teen Who Filmed George Floyd's Murder, Wins Pulitzer Prize

3 days ago   |   By The Huffington Post

“She was the one who recorded a motion cinema picture that set the world on fire,” said George Floyd's brother, Philonise.
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Darnella Frazier, Teen Who Filmed George Floyd's Murder, Awarded Special Pulitzer Nod

Darnella Frazier, Teen Who Filmed George Floyd's Murder, Awarded Special Pulitzer Nod

3 days ago   |   By Vanity Fair

The 104-year-old group awards a citizen journalist who made a tremendous impact.
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Teen who shot video of Floyd's death receives Pulitzer honour

3 days ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Darnella Frazier took video of the police killing of George Floyd which 'spurred protests against police brutality'.
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Teen who filmed George Floyd's death gets special citation by Pulitzer Prize board

Teen who filmed George Floyd's death gets special citation by Pulitzer Prize board

4 days ago   |   By RT

The Pulitzer Prize board has honored Darnella Frazier, whose video of George Floyd's arrest in Minneapolis launched the Black Lives Matter protests. This year's prizes remained in the key of mainstream media and identity politics.
Frazier, now 18, was cited for “courageously recording the murder of George Floyd, a video that spurred protests against police brutality around the world, highlighting the crucial role of citizens in journalists' quest for truth and justice, ” at the end of Friday's ceremony announcing the 2021 Pulitzer Prize winners.
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Teen who filmed George Floyd's murder gets special citation as Pulitzer Prizes awarded

4 days ago   |   By ABC

Darnella Frazier, the teenager who filmed the murder of George Floyd, received a special citation Friday as coverage of racial injustice protests in the U.S. and the global coronavirus pandemic and dominated this year's Pulitzer Prizes.
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Darnella Frazier, the teen who recorded the murder of George Floyd, receives special Pulitzer Prize citation

4 days ago   |   By NY Daily News

Darnella Frazier, the Minnesota teen who made the unflinching and momentous recording of George Floyd's murder, has won a special citation from the committee behind the coveted Pulitzer Prize.
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Darnella Frazier, Teenager who Recorded George Floyd's Death, Awarded Pulitzer Special Citation

4 days ago   |   By Newsweek

Frazier was 17-years-old when she made the video that helped set off a global movement over racial injustice. The video showed then-police officer Derek Chauvin kneeling on Floyd's neck for 9 minutes and 29 seconds.
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Darnella Frazier, Teen Who Filmed George Floyd's Murder, Awarded Special Citation From Pulitzer Prizes

4 days ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Pulitzer Prizes has awarded a special citation to Darnella Frazier, the teenager who filmed the video of George Floyd's murder that was seen around the world.
On Friday, the 105th class of Pulitzer Prize winners were announced, including Frazier.
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- The Pulitzer Prizes June 11, 2021
Floyd, a Black man and father, died on May 25, 2020, during an arrest outside a south Minneapolis corner store. Derek Chauvin, a former Minneapolis police officer who is white, knelt on his neck for 9 minutes and 29 seconds...
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