It was a heinous act, and I’m sure if Derek Chauvin is convicted, he will likely spend the rest of his life behind bars.
It's certainly no surprise that people are taking to the streets to voice their outrage – thankfully, we live in a society in which you are free to do so. Also, thankfully, the Toronto protests have been peaceful.
Alas, the same cannot be said of so many American cities in recent days, in which violence and vandalism have run amok. And the thuggery has not been selective – even ma and pa businesses run by visible minorities have been burnt to the ground.