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Probe says Washington DC protest was not broken up because of Trump photo-op
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Probe says Washington DC protest was not broken up because of Trump photo-op

Jun 9th 2021, 8:00 PM 15,684 Views 19 Comments

Park Police officials had already planned to clear the area for fencing installation, the investigation found.

Black Lives Matter activist in critical condition after party shooting
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Black Lives Matter activist in critical condition after party shooting

May 24th 2021, 12:19 PM 34,111 Views 17 Comments

Police said there is no evidence to suggest young mother Sasha Johnson was the intended target.

Golden Globes group ousts senior member over BLM email
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Golden Globes group ousts senior member over BLM email

Apr 21st 2021, 10:48 AM 20,161 Views 30 Comments

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association board, which hands out the Golden Globe awards, says Phil Berk has been removed from the group.

'Black lives do, in fact, matter': US newspapers react to George Floyd verdict
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'Black lives do, in fact, matter': US newspapers react to George Floyd verdict

Apr 21st 2021, 8:20 AM 18,329 Views 57 Comments

Derek Chauvin was found guilty of Floyd’s murder yesterday.

Judge refuses to sequester George Floyd trial jury after new unrest
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Judge refuses to sequester George Floyd trial jury after new unrest

Updated Apr 12th 2021, 7:17 PM 49,034 Views 0 Comments

Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill said he expected closing arguments to begin next week.

Larry Donnelly: The jurors in the Chauvin trial carry the weight of America's past and present
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Larry Donnelly: The jurors in the Chauvin trial carry the weight of America's past and present

Apr 11th 2021, 8:45 AM 16,265 Views 0 Comments

The Boston attorney takes a look at the trial of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd.

Trial under way for ex-policeman accused over death of George Floyd
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Trial under way for ex-policeman accused over death of George Floyd

Updated Mar 29th 2021, 5:41 PM 22,059 Views 0 Comments

Derek Chauvin, a veteran of the Minneapolis Police Department, faces murder and manslaughter charges.

Minneapolis to pay $27 million to settle lawsuit from family of George Floyd
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Minneapolis to pay $27 million to settle lawsuit from family of George Floyd

Mar 12th 2021, 8:02 PM 22,616 Views 33 Comments

Floyd’s death last year sparked protests in Minneapolis and elsewhere around the world.

'Taking the knee is degrading... It's not enough for me' - Zaha
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'Taking the knee is degrading... It's not enough for me' - Zaha

Feb 18th 2021, 7:22 PM 6,057 Views 7 Comments

The Crystal Palace forward says more efforts are needed to combat racism.

Cork Lord Mayor 'very much regrets' all lives matter remark during Frederick Douglass commemoration
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Cork Lord Mayor 'very much regrets' all lives matter remark during Frederick Douglass commemoration

Feb 12th 2021, 7:20 PM 30,180 Views 81 Comments

Joe Kavanagh said he “100% supports” the Black Lives Matter movement.

Players free to decide whether to take knee, says Scottish Rugby, after backlash
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Players free to decide whether to take knee, says Scottish Rugby, after backlash

Feb 7th 2021, 7:12 PM 12,550 Views 42 Comments

Murrayfield chiefs have reiterated their backing for equality.

Four charged with damaging slave trader Edward Colston statue ask for case to be held at crown court
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Four charged with damaging slave trader Edward Colston statue ask for case to be held at crown court

Updated Jan 25th 2021, 2:12 PM 14,987 Views 0 Comments

The bronze memorial was dumped into Bristol Harbour before being retrieved by the council.

Proud Boys leader arrested over burning of church banner ahead of Washington protests
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Proud Boys leader arrested over burning of church banner ahead of Washington protests

Jan 5th 2021, 8:50 AM 50,991 Views 74 Comments

Henry ‘Enrique’ Tarrio was taken into custody after a warrant was issued for his arrest for destruction of property, police said.

Tweet that announced death of Chadwick Boseman is most shared of 2020
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Tweet that announced death of Chadwick Boseman is most shared of 2020

Dec 7th 2020, 10:50 PM 17,357 Views 5 Comments

The tweet that paid tribute to Boseman as “a true fighter” gathered the most ‘likes’ of all time.

Millwall players want to 'enact change' instead of taking the knee
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Millwall players want to 'enact change' instead of taking the knee

Dec 5th 2020, 10:40 PM 8,767 Views 4 Comments

The two teams were booed for making the gesture ahead of their Championship match.

Kylian Mbappe condemns police violence
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Kylian Mbappe condemns police violence

Nov 26th 2020, 11:34 PM 6,572 Views 1 Comment

French athletes have in the past generally been reluctant to take overtly political stances.

Opinion: We at Irish universities owe it to our students to address our imperial legacies
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Opinion: We at Irish universities owe it to our students to address our imperial legacies

Nov 17th 2020, 7:53 AM 22,101 Views 54 Comments

Trinity professor Ciaran O’Neill says it’s time for Irish universities to address their own dark imperial past as students now seek real change.

St Louis couple indicted for waving guns at Black Lives Matter protesters
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St Louis couple indicted for waving guns at Black Lives Matter protesters

Oct 6th 2020, 10:28 PM 67,919 Views 63 Comments

The McCloskeys also were featured speakers on the first night of the Republican National Convention.

Protesters march for fourth straight night in Louisville against Breonna Taylor death
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Protesters march for fourth straight night in Louisville against Breonna Taylor death

Sep 27th 2020, 7:21 AM 13,128 Views 0 Comments

Taylor, a black woman who was an emergency medical worker, was shot multiple times by white officers.

Breonna Taylor’s family condemn prosecutor for failing to charge officers
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Breonna Taylor’s family condemn prosecutor for failing to charge officers

Sep 25th 2020, 10:15 PM 28,047 Views 54 Comments

Taylor, a black woman who was an emergency medical worker, was shot multiple times by white officers.

Dublin City Council confirms Shelbourne hotel statues to be reinstated
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Dublin City Council confirms Shelbourne hotel statues to be reinstated

Sep 24th 2020, 4:00 PM 31,192 Views 30 Comments

Historian Kyle Leyden has argued that there are “definite issues” with the statues – even if they are not depicting slaves.

'The taking of the knee is now not dissimilar to a fancy hashtag or a nice pin badge,' says Ferdinand
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'The taking of the knee is now not dissimilar to a fancy hashtag or a nice pin badge,' says Ferdinand

Sep 21st 2020, 3:49 PM 6,429 Views 2 Comments

Les Ferdinand feels the gesture’s ‘message has been lost’.

Louisville mayor says €10 million settlement agreed with family of Breonna Taylor
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Louisville mayor says €10 million settlement agreed with family of Breonna Taylor

Sep 15th 2020, 10:03 PM 34,603 Views 52 Comments

Greg Fishcer also said that police reforms will be introduced as part of the agreement.

Government urged to drop novels with 'racial slurs' from Junior Cert syllabus in response to Black Lives Matter protests
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Government urged to drop novels with 'racial slurs' from Junior Cert syllabus in response to Black Lives Matter protests

Sep 14th 2020, 12:05 AM 50,501 Views 168 Comments

Parents, pupils and teachers have called for an update the school curriculum.

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Premier League players to switch Black Lives Matter to No Room For Racism slogan

Sep 10th 2020, 9:26 PM 4,847 Views 4 Comments

The league will promot its own anti-discrimination campaign instead.

New York grand jury to investigate 'spit hood' death in Rochester
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New York grand jury to investigate 'spit hood' death in Rochester

Sep 6th 2020, 10:03 AM 25,399 Views 45 Comments

Daniel Prude died after being hooded and held down by Rochester police earlier this year.

'The words will be sung': BBC backs down in row over Rule Britannia slavery lyrics
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'The words will be sung': BBC backs down in row over Rule Britannia slavery lyrics

Sep 2nd 2020, 3:08 PM 31,375 Views 54 Comments

The song features the lyrics: “Britons never, never, never shall be slaves.”

Trump refuses to condemn killing of two protesters by 17-year-old in Kenosha
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Trump refuses to condemn killing of two protesters by 17-year-old in Kenosha

Sep 1st 2020, 8:18 AM 48,068 Views 0 Comments

Three people were shot during the protest over the police shooting of Jacob Blake.

Lady Gaga wins big at socially-distanced and socially-aware VMAs
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Lady Gaga wins big at socially-distanced and socially-aware VMAs

Aug 31st 2020, 7:47 AM 29,115 Views 8 Comments

The awards were dedicated to Chadwick Boseman.

Handcuffs attaching paralysed police shooting victim Jacob Blake to his hospital bed removed
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Handcuffs attaching paralysed police shooting victim Jacob Blake to his hospital bed removed

Aug 28th 2020, 10:28 PM 58,268 Views 137 Comments

Jacob Blake cannot move from the waist down after being shot seven times in the back.

Mets and Marlins stage walk-off after 42 seconds of silence
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Mets and Marlins stage walk-off after 42 seconds of silence

Aug 28th 2020, 11:07 AM 5,868 Views 10 Comments

The teams made a strong statement on the eve of MLB’s Jackie Robinson Day.

NBA postpones another round of games, eyes Friday restart
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NBA postpones another round of games, eyes Friday restart

Aug 27th 2020, 9:10 PM 11,926 Views 14 Comments

Donald Trump, meanwhile, says he doesn’t know much about the protest and criticised the league’s TV ratings.

Explainer: How a US shooting sparked mass protests and sports teams walking out on matches
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Explainer: How a US shooting sparked mass protests and sports teams walking out on matches

Aug 27th 2020, 3:18 PM 15,446 Views 0 Comments

Jacob Blake was shot seven times by a police officer in Wisconsin on Sunday.

Two people shot dead in Wisconsin protests after police shooting of black man
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Two people shot dead in Wisconsin protests after police shooting of black man

Aug 26th 2020, 1:22 PM 26,516 Views 142 Comments

One victim was shot in the head and another in the chest just before midnight yesterday.

Gardaí confirm probe into 'alleged racially-motivated incident' at NUIG campus
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Gardaí confirm probe into 'alleged racially-motivated incident' at NUIG campus

Aug 25th 2020, 6:10 AM 25,867 Views 25 Comments

An Garda Síochána force has also encouraged people to report hate crimes instead of sharing incidents online.

Marland Yarde slams death threats to Sale stars who did not kneel
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Marland Yarde slams death threats to Sale stars who did not kneel

Aug 24th 2020, 10:07 PM 9,942 Views 2 Comments

Springbok World Cup winners Faf De Klerk and Lood De Jager were among those who decided against participating.

'I’m still more a person of Jesus' - Billy Vunipola explains why he won't take a knee
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'I’m still more a person of Jesus' - Billy Vunipola explains why he won't take a knee

Aug 19th 2020, 5:31 PM 13,635 Views 28 Comments

The England and Saracens number eight says elements of the Black Lives Matter movement go against his beliefs.

'Controversy over rubber bullets isn't new - I watched an RUC officer fire one point blank at Sean Downes'
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'Controversy over rubber bullets isn't new - I watched an RUC officer fire one point blank at Sean Downes'

Aug 18th 2020, 7:00 AM 17,935 Views 24 Comments

The UN has said these ‘less-lethal’ weapons should be used as a last resort, but this is often not the case, Mike Chinoy writes.

Meghan Markle 'devastated' by state of US upon her return from UK
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Meghan Markle 'devastated' by state of US upon her return from UK

Aug 15th 2020, 3:32 PM 92,376 Views 84 Comments

The Duchess also said she wants to use her voice to raise awareness of discrimination.

Folau's 'personal choice' not to take knee, says Dragons coach
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Folau's 'personal choice' not to take knee, says Dragons coach

Updated Aug 2nd 2020, 10:49 PM 61,027 Views 69 Comments

The Australian star remained standing as other players and officials fell to their knees in support of the Black Lives Matter cause.

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