Statement on the Derek Chauvin Verdict

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 21, 2021) — Democrats for Education Reform DC (DFER DC) State Director Jessica Giles released the following statement today on the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial:

“The jury’s verdict of guilty on all charges provides a critical measure of accountability. As we breathe a collective sigh of relief, let us continue the work of dismantling white supremacy and systemic racism, which continue to oppress and kill Black people in America.”

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