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More than one year after George Floyd's murder, a conversation with his brother, Philonise Floyd

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George Floyd's brother, Philonise Floyd, spoke in Vt. Friday as part of the Greater Burlington Multicultural Resource Center’s Diversity Speaker Series.

This hour, Vermont Edition's Connor Cyrus hosts a conversation with Philonise Floyd, George Floyd’s brother. They reflect on George Floyd’s life, who he was, and what the Floyd family wants his legacy to be.

Broadcast live on Thursday, Nov. 4, 2021 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.

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Connor Cyrus joined VPR as host and senior producer in March 2021. Formerly a reporter at WJAR in Providence, Rhode Island, he's passionate about journalism’s ability to shed light on complex or difficult topics, as well as giving voice to underrepresented communities.
Mikaela Lefrak joined VPR in summer 2021 as co-host and senior producer of 'Vermont Edition'. Prior to that, she was a reporter and host at WAMU in Washington, D.C.
Lydia worked for Vermont Public Radio and Vermont PBS from 2019 until 2022.