John Boyega Delivers A Powerful Speech On George Floyd's Death

John Boyega's speech at the protest against the death George Floyd's is winning everyone's heart. The Star Wars star who is London joined thousands of protestors gathered at Hyde Park for the Black Lives Matter protest. Netizens are Impressed with his motivational speech as he spoke from the heart. “Black lives have always mattered. We have always been important. We have always meant something. We have always succeeded regardless. And now is the time. I ain’t waiting. I’m speaking to you from my heart. Look, I don’t know if I’m going to have a career after this, but fuck that. We don’t know what George Floyd could have achieved, we don’t know what Sandra Bland could have achieved, but today we’re going to make sure that won’t be an alien thought to our young ones. Today is about innocent people who were halfway through their process." Floyd, a 46-year-old African-American man, died May 25 in Minneapolis, Minnesota after a white police officer knelt on his neck for nearly nine minutes in an encounter caught on video. The officer, Derek Chauvin has been charged with murder and manslaughter.

6th June 2020 | 10:41 AM (IST)