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Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison likens Capitol Hill riots to Black Lives Matter protests

Scott Morrison has controversially likened Washington's deadly Capitol Hill riots (pictured) to the Black Lives Matter demonstrations - just like his embattled deputy

Scott Morrison likens Capitol Hill riots to BLM as he delivers a very blunt message to those who want him to criticise Donald Trump on his last day as president Prime Minister Scott Morrison has likened Capitol Hill riots to Black Lives Matter Like his deputy Michael McCormack, he said past year had been violent…

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BLM Fredericton launches bursary for Black students at two New Brunswick universities

Click to play video 'Hundreds gather in Fredericton to protest racial injustices'

Black Lives Matter Fredericton has announced a new bursary for Black students at two New Brunswick universities. In a Tuesday news release, the group says it is hoping to remove barriers to university education for low-income Black students. “We know that there are several barriers to accessing a post-secondary education for Black students in particular,…

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Kandi Burruss wears black in honor of Breonna Taylor with RHOA costar Cynthia Bailey at BLM event

Say her name: Kandi Burruss wore black in honor of Breonna Taylor, as she joined pal Cynthia Bailey at the surprise party, taking to Instagram Sunday with some photos from the event, which took place over the summer

Kandi Burruss has been open about her support for the Black Lives Matter movement in the past. And the Real Housewives of Atlanta cast member celebrated her co-star Porsha Williams’ activism in a recent episode. She wore black in honor of Breonna Taylor, as she joined pal Cynthia Bailey at the surprise party, taking to…

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The Weeknd reveals next album will be inspired by Black Lives Matter movement and COVID-19 pandemic

'I have been more inspired and creative': The Weeknd recently revealed to the TMRW special edition zine that both the Black Lives Matter movement and COVID-19 will inspire his next album

He may have the fourth best selling album of the year. But The Weeknd is already thinking about the next big project. The 30-year-old After Hours hitmaker recently revealed to the TMRW special edition zine that both the Black Lives Matter movement and COVID-19 will inspire his next album.  As his planned After Hours tour…

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Leader of Black Lives Matter-inspired political party calls for a ‘race offenders register’

Sasha Johnson first came to public prominence as an organiser of the BLM protests in London earlier this year, where she was seen addressing crowds

A leader of a new political party inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement has called for a ‘race offenders’ register’ that would see people barred from jobs based on having been accused of ‘micro-aggressions’ in the workplace. Sasha Johnson, the self-styled ‘Black Panther of Oxford’, came to prominence as an organiser of the BLM…

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South Africa players raise fists in support of Black Lives Matter movement before Sri Lanka Test

South African cricketers raised their fists in support of the Black Lives Matter movement

South Africa players raise their fists in support of Black Lives Matter movement before Sri Lanka Test after they were criticised by their own board for not taking a knee in England series Coach Mark Boucher confirmed players would make an anti-racism gesture  South Africa players released statement clarifying stance ahead of the Test Lungi Ngidi was…

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Detroit sues Black Lives Matter for creating a ‘civil conspiracy’

Detroit Will Breathe (DWB) activist launched a lawsuit against the city government and the Detroit Police Department in August. In September, a court issued a temporary order against the police

The city of Detroit has sued Black Lives Matter demonstrators, claiming that the protesters organized a ‘civil conspiracy’ and defamed law enforcement and city officials in hopes of inciting violence.  Detroit Will Breathe (DWB) activists filed a lawsuit against the city government and the Detroit Police Department in August claiming cops ‘repeatedly responded with violence’ when…

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Black Lives Matter: Monument of Waterloo hero and slave trader Thomas Picton will STAND

A monument in Carmarthen dedicated to Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton will not be removed or renamed as part of a Welsh government probe into 'offensive' statues

A monument in Carmarthen dedicated to a hero of the Battle of Waterloo also known as the ‘Tyrant of Trinidad’ will not be removed or renamed as part of a Welsh government probe into ‘offensive’ statues. The memorial to Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton has stood in Picton Terrace in the south-western town since 1888. A campaign…

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Black Lives Matter mural at Sackville High ‘overwhelmingly comforting’

The mural at Sackville High includes names of Black Americans and Canadians that have been killed in racist incidents dating back to 1996.

A mural celebrating the Black Lives Matter movement now sits permanently on the walls of Sackville High, and students say it’s already creating change. “I remember the first time I walked by the mural and I had stopped and stared for a minute — I felt a little choked up,” said 18-year-old Ryan Symonds, an…

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Melbourne cricket star REFUSES to take a knee for Black Lives Matter during BBL match

Melbourne Stars captain Glenn Maxwell (pictured) signaled to his players then took a knee to show support for the Black Lives Matter movement before a BBL game in Canberra on Friday

Melbourne cricket star leaves BBL fans divided after he remained standing while his teammates took a knee to mark the Black Lives Matter movement Cricket player Ben Dunk did not take a knee for Black Lives Matter before game  His Melbourne Stars teammates and captain knelt before Friday’s BBL match  Even opposing players from Brisbane…

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Tinder reveals the biggest trends of 2020, from supporting Black Lives Matter to requiring a mask

Finding romance! Tinder has revealed the biggest trends on the dating app for 2020 — and some of the most clever pickup lines

Tinder reveals biggest dating trends of 2020, from supporting Black Lives Matter to requiring a mask for meet-ups – as well as users’ favorite emojis and wittiest pick-up lines Tinder has released its annual ‘Year in Swipe’ report The biggest trends in bios included mentioning the pandemic, Tiger King, TikTok, and Animal Crossing The word ‘vote’…

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Black Foreign Office minister James Cleverly says ‘Taking the knee is not for everyone’ in BLM row

MP James Cleverly said he had never taken the knee and said people should not feel bullied to

The Minister of state for the Middle East and North Africa has backed criticism of the Black Lives Matter movement after Millwall fans booed players taking the knee. James Cleverly, who once said Britain was the best place in the world to be black,  backed his fellow Tory MP George Eustace after he questioned BLM….

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Barack Obama tells young black Americans to ’embrace adversity’

Pictured: Hannah Bronfman interviews former President Barack Obama

Obama says young black Americans should ’embrace the adversity they face because it will give you grit’ in interview with influencer Hannah Bronfman – niece of jailed NXIVM cult leader Clare Bronfman Hannah Bronfman posted the interview to her Instagram page on Thursday night She asked Obama how young black men and woman can value…

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Motsi Mabuse says she doesn’t take her ‘responsibility’ of being a black woman on TV for granted

Making her mark: Motsi Mabuse has told that she 'understands her responsibility' of being a black woman on TV, stating that she never takes it for granted

As a judge on BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing, she’s a regular face on primetime television every weekend. And Motsi Mabuse has told that she ‘understands her responsibility’ of being a black woman on TV, stating that she never takes it for granted. In a candid new interview, she also discusses the Black Lives Matter movement,…

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Equality watchdog’s probe after board member ‘liked’ tweets slamming Black Lives Matter activists

Alasdair Henderson is said to have 'liked' tweet thread slamming Black Lives Matter activists

Equality watchdog launches inquiry after board member ‘liked’ tweets slamming Black Lives Matter activists and a post describing ‘misogynist’ and ‘homophobe’ as ‘ideological propaganda terms’ Alasdair Henderson is part of the Equality and Human Rights Commission His personal Twitter account liked or retweeted others social media posts One of them criticised the police for treating…

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