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

    4 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

    4 days ago - By Vanity Fair

    The 104-year-old group awards a citizen journalist who made a tremendous impact.
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  • In ‘Bittersweet' Moment, Darnella Frazier Wins Pulitzer Prize Citation For Recording George Floyd's Murder

    In ‘Bittersweet' Moment, Darnella Frazier Wins Pulitzer Prize Citation For Recording George Floyd's Murder

    4 days ago - By News One

    D arnella Frazier ‘s road to recognition is a complicated journey littered with tears, lost innocence, and trauma.
    The 18-year-old was thrust into the national spotlight one year ago after she recorded the last moments of George Floyd as he pleaded for his life while Derek Chauvin kneeled on his neck for almost nine minutes. At the time Frazier was enjoying the afternoon with her 9-year-old cousin and stopped at the Cup Foods in Minneapolis when she noticed the commotion between the officers and Floyd.
    Little did she know the day would change the trajectory of her life.
    On Friday, the...
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  • Teen who recorded George Floyd's murder awarded Pulitzer special citation

    Teen who recorded George Floyd's murder awarded Pulitzer special citation

    4 days ago - By Politico

    Darnella Frazier, the teenager who recorded George Floyd's murder in Minneapolis last year, received a Pulitzer Prize special citation on Friday for her work capturing the video that launched a nationwide reckoning on racial issues and policing in America.
    The video, in which she recorded then-police officer Derek Chauvin pinning Floyd to the ground with a knee on his neck, circulated widely on social media, sparking protests over police violence committed against Black Americans. Frazier was 17 years old when she recorded the video.
    The Pulitzer Prize Board honored Frazier on Friday “for...
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  • Darnella Frazier, Teen Who Filmed George Floyd's Murder, Wins Pulitzer Prize Citation

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

    4 days ago - By NPR

    Committee officials who give out the prestigious prize in journalism and the arts said Frazier's recording highlighted "the crucial role of citizens in journalists' quests for truth and justice." (Image credit: Minneapolis Police Department via AP)
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