Special Live Coverage: The Funeral Of George Floyd

Listen to a live broadcast of the funeral from Fountain of Praise church in southwest Houston.

The Rev. Al Sharpton speaks during a funeral service for George Floyd at The Fountain of Praise church Tuesday, June 9, 2020, in Houston.


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Ernie Manouse hosts a live broadcast of George Floyd’s funeral, featuring the full program with live music and speakers including Floyd’s family and friends, Former Vice President Joe Biden, Congressman Al Green (9th District), Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (13th District), Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, Rev. William Larson, and Rev. Al Sharpton.

Ernie’s featured guests include Houston Public Media’s morning news anchor Eddie Robinson, psychologist and author Dr. Rheeda Walker, and Sonny Messiah-Jiles (CEO and Publisher of the Defender Media Group). We also hear reports from Houston Public Media reporters Matt Harab and Kyra Buckley.

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Troy Schulze

Troy Schulze

Producer, Houston Matters

Troy Schulze is a producer for Houston Matters. He also produces the podcast Party Politics and the digital video series Skyline Sessions. Schulze has been working as a writer and producer in digital media for over 20 years. He has received three Emmy nominations for his work on the TV...

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