Laurin-Whitney Gottbrath

Laurin-Whitney Gottbrath

Laurin-Whitney Gottbrath is a US-based freelance journalist. She is the former Americas online editor for Al Jazeera English. 

Black Lives Matter protests

Blinded, arrested: Police attack journalists covering US protests

Watchdog receives over 400 reports of press freedom violations during recent wave of protests against police brutality.

Blinded, arrested: Police attack journalists covering US protests

Black Lives Matter protests

'Say her name': Louisville honours Breonna Taylor

The unarmed Black woman killed by white US police officers in Louisville, Kentucky, would have turned 27 on Friday.

'Say her name': Louisville honours Breonna Taylor

George Floyd protests

Trump sued over clearing peaceful protesters: Live updates

Lawsuit says Trump and officials 'unlawfully conspired to violate' demonstrators' rights when clearing Lafayette Park.

Trump sued over clearing peaceful protesters: Live updates

George Floyd protests

Over 9,000 arrested as Floyd protests continue: Live Updates

Thousands arrested across US cities including, Los Angeles and New York in the wake of anti-racism protests.

Over 9,000 arrested as Floyd protests continue: Live Updates

George Floyd protests

EU 'shocked and appalled' by George Floyd's killing: Live updates

The bloc's top diplomat warns against further excessive use of force as Trump vows to end unrest.

EU 'shocked and appalled' by George Floyd's killing: Live updates

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George Floyd protesters undeterred by US curfews: Live updates

Protests over police brutality erupt across the United States as cities impose curfews, call in the National Guard.

George Floyd protesters undeterred by US curfews: Live updates

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George Floyd: US protests over police brutality intensify - Live

Several US states activate National Guard troops as protests over police killings of unarmed Black people grow.

George Floyd: US protests over police brutality intensify - Live

Black Lives Matter protests

Protests spread across US over George Floyd death: Live updates

Derek Chauvin charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter in death of George Floyd, an unarmed Black man.

Protests spread across US over George Floyd death: Live updates

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George Floyd protesters: No justice unless all four cops charged

Protesters say murder charge against one Minneapolis officer not enough; all officers involved must be held accountable.

George Floyd protesters: No justice unless all four cops charged

Black Lives Matter protests

George Floyd: Protests over deadly arrest rock US's Minneapolis

Protesters take over police building as outrage grows over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed Black man.

George Floyd: Protests over deadly arrest rock US's Minneapolis

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George Floyd death: Pressure mounts for US officers to be charged

Calls grow for the prosecution of four Minneapolis police officers over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed Black man.

George Floyd death: Pressure mounts for US officers to be charged

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George Floyd: Black man dies after US police pin him to ground

Four Minneapolis officers fired after the death of George Floyd, who died after being pinned down by a white officer.

George Floyd: Black man dies after US police pin him to ground