‘Floyd was my man. But George Floyd is a movement’
A story of the obscure grief felt by Floyd's girlfriend of three years. As the world tried to make sense of George Floyd’s death, his white girlfriend tried to make sense of her place in it. Robert Samuels looks at the final years of Floyd’s life through his partner's eyes, exploring her struggle with a private pain that did not intersect with the wider struggle that it represented.
From The Washington Post