Spike Lee tells Trump not to talk about George Floyd

[ad_1] On May 25, 2020, 46-year-old George Floyd died after Minneapolis police handcuffed him and knelt on his neck for almost nine minutes. On July 17, 2014, 43-year-old Eric Garner died after New York police put him in a chokehold. On September 15, 1983, 25-year-old Michael Stewart died after New York police beat and hogtied…

Watch Spike Lee’s 3-minute short film tribute to New York, New Yorkers, and healthcare workers

[ad_1] Acclaimed director Spike Lee has released a video tribute to the New York City on Instagram, capturing how strange the usually bustling city feels amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Set to the dissonant melody of Frank Sinatra’s “New York, New York,” the three-minute montage released Thursday shows off New York’s empty streets and locked up…