Rev. Al Sharpton vowed to the keep the movement going in the memory of George Floyd.
Sharpton described the legacy Floyd has left behind and the action his death has sparked across the globe.
Speaking directly to Floyd, he said, “Your family’s going to miss you, George, but your nation is going to always remember your name. Because your neck was one that represented all of us.”
Sharpton said Floyd’s suffering represents “our suffering.”
“You fought a good fight. You kept the faith. You finished your course. Go on and get your rest now. Go on and see mama now. We going to fight on. We going to fight on. We going to fight on. We going to fight on,” he said.