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BLM-inspired lessons about ‘white privilege’ launched at £19,000-a-year London private school

In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle said that some members of the royal family were concerned about Archie's skin colour

Pupils at a private school in London are being taught about ‘white privilege’ which includes discussions on the public’s treatment of Meghan Markle in relation to her Royal racism claims and why James Bond has always been played by a white man.  The curriculum also asks why all British Prime Ministers so far have been…

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BLM protester who took a flying kick at police officer during London demonstration is spared jail 

Jonathan Daley, 27, took a flying kick at a police officer during a Black Lives Matter protest on June 3 last year

‘Thuggish’ Black Lives Matter protester, 27, who took a flying kick at police officer during London demonstration sparked by murder of George Floyd, is spared jail  Jonathan Daley kicked officer during a Black Lives Matter protest in June 2020  The 27-year-old admitted one charge of violent disorder but was spared jail  He was ordered to do…

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End of the road for Black Boy Lane: Officials are to spend £186,000 to rename London street

End of the road for Black Boy Lane: Officials are to spend £186,000 to rename London street

End of the road for Black Boy Lane: Officials are to spend £186,000 to rename London street Labour-run council decided to change Black Boy Lane after last year’s protests It will give a ‘voluntary’ £300 payment to 183 homes impacted by name change It will also spend £50,000 on a salary to a support officer…

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Coronavirus: Museum London reopens with special hours for senior citizens, immunocompromised people – London

Coronavirus: Museum London reopens with special hours for senior citizens, immunocompromised people - London

After two months in lockdown, Museum London is reopening its doors to the public Thursday with a reduced schedule and COVID-19 safety precautions in place. The museum closed its doors to the public on Boxing Day after the province implemented a stay-at-home order. The region is currently in the red-control tier of the province’s colour-coded…

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Martin Luther King III gives insight on racial issues, guidance on allyship at King’s virtual talk – London

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A global human rights activist who is also the oldest son of the late Martin Luther King Jr. joined students at King’s University College in London, Ont., for a virtual talk Wednesday evening. Martin Luther King III, who serves as an ambassador of his parents’ legacy of social change, spoke about society’s major issues and…

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Where do things stand after a massive Black Lives Matter London rally called to defund the police? – London

A breakdown of the average daily cost of municipal services for London, according to an annual multi-year budget update that was approved in January.

Saturday marks eight months since a rally organized by the London, Ont., chapter of Black Lives Matter drew 10,000 people to the city’s downtown, but how have the calls to defund police that were issued at the rally been answered in the time since? While some changes have been implemented by policy-makers, the group’s lead…

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City of London to remove Beckford and Cass statues after BLM calls

A vastly wealthy man, William Beckford twice served as the Lord Mayor of London in 1762 and 1769. But his and his family's fortunes were built off the back of slavery in Jamaica.

By James Robinson for MailOnline  William Beckford  William Beckford – often referred to as Alderman Beckford to distinguish him from his novelist son of the same name – was a well-known political figure in the 18th century. A vastly wealthy man, he twice served as the Lord Mayor of London in 1762 and 1769. But…

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Government could intervene to STOP the City of London toppling Cass and Beckford statues

A vastly wealthy man, William Beckford twice served as the Lord Mayor of London in 1762 and 1769. But his and his family's fortunes were built off the back of slavery in Jamaica.

By James Robinson for MailOnline  William Beckford  William Beckford – often referred to as Alderman Beckford to distinguish him from his novelist son of the same name – was a well-known political figure in the 18th century. A vastly wealthy man, he twice served as the Lord Mayor of London in 1762 and 1769. But…

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Hundreds of supporters at Black Lives Matter London protest to ‘defund the police’ – London

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Hundreds gathered in Victoria Park on Saturday to support Black Lives Matter London’s protest calling to defund the police. The protest was one of several to happen across the country as part of a countrywide call to action to defund the police in favour of putting more funding towards community services like mental health and…

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Former NBA player and London Lightning star is walking for a cause – London

Former NBA player and London Lightning star is walking for a cause - London

Royce White has never shied away from fighting for what he believes in, and now he’s walking more than 1,000 miles for those convictions. The former first-round draft pick in the NBA, who also spent time with the London Lightning, has been very vocal over the last few months in the push for racial equality….

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