The English word video is a loanword from Latin, and its literal meaning in Latin is, I see.
When we read about or hear about something, we might gain the knowledge of it. But we don't get involved emotionally and fully until we see it.
The NY Times posted this summary, which shows how the public is getting engaged with how police interact with African-American men in the US and why that might, um, need some attention.
It's getting some attention now, sure enough. Why?
Because... I see.