The Myth of the Supernegro Comes to Derek Chauvin’s Defense

“This was not an easy struggle,” said Eric Nelson, the attorney for the cop who killed George Floyd. In his opening statement Monday in the trial of Derek Chauvin, Nelson was at pains to portray the events of May 25, 2020, as a struggle between a powerful brute and a law enforcement official trying to … Continue reading The Myth of the Supernegro Comes to Derek Chauvin’s Defense