George Floyd's niece tears into Donald Trump during uncle's funeral

George Floyd’s niece launched a ferocious attack on Donald Trump at her murdered uncle’s funeral.

Referring to her uncle by his middle name, Perry, at Tuesday’s funeral in Houston, Texas, Brooke Williams hit out at racism in the US, saying: ‘As long as I’m breathing justice will be served for Perry.

‘My uncle was a father, brother, uncle and a cousin to many. Spiritually grounded, an activist, he always moved people with his words. Those officers showed no remorse as they watched my uncle’s soul leave his body.

‘He begged and pleaded many times just for you to get up, but you just pushed harder.

‘Why must this system be corrupt and broken? Laws were already put in place for the African American system to fail. These laws need to be changed. Please, no more hate crimes.

‘Somebody said Make America Great Again, but when has America ever been great?’ Williams was referring to President Trump’s 2016 election slogan – Make America Great Again (MAGA) which he has continued to repeat since being elected to office.

While President Trump condemned Floyd’s killing, he was blasted for stoking up riots in the wake of the death and echoed the words of a racist former police chief when he tweeted: ‘When the looting starts, the shooting stars.’

Attacking the men accused of killing her uncle, Williams continued: ‘Those four officers were literally on him for nine minutes and none of them showed they have a heart of soul, this was not just murder – this was a hate crime.’

Floyd was killed in Minneapolis on May 25 when police officer Derek Chauvin knelt on his neck for eight minutes 46 seconds.

The security guard – who had been arrested for allegedly trying to pass a fake $20 bill – was filmed crying ‘I can’t breathe’ and ‘Mama’ shortly before he died.

That harrowing clip has sparked a wave of ongoing Black Lives Matter protests across the US.

Meanwhile, Trump’s presidential rival in the 2020 elections, Joe Biden applauded at the same ceremony after vowing that Floyd’s death would finally bring an end to racial inequality in the United States.

He said: ‘To George’s children and grandchild, I know you miss your dad and your granddad.

‘Little Gianna, as I said to you when I saw you yesterday, you’re so brave. Daddy’s looking down and he’s so proud of you. I know you have a lot of questions. No child should have to ask questions that too many black children have had to ask for generations – why? Why is daddy gone?

‘ Looking through your eyes we should ask why are the answers so often too cruel and painful…Now is the time for racial justice.

‘That is the answer we must give to our children when they ask why. Because when there is justice for George Floyd we will truly be on our way to racial justice in America and then, as you said Gianna, your daddy will have changed the world.’

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