Posted on May 24, 2022

Offensive George Floyd-Related Promposal Sparks Outrage in California

Joseph Wilkinson, New York Daily News, May 20, 2022

Students, teachers and parents at a Southern California high school were outraged this week when one student asked another to prom with a crass George Floyd joke.

“If you went to prom with me, it would take my breath away,” read the student’s sign, which included a Black Lives Matter logo and Floyd’s face {snip}


The school district, about 45 miles south of downtown Los Angeles, issued a statement condemning the incident. {snip}