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New Jersey officials approved BLM mural and then painted over BLM-inspired fist with white box

This was the original concept by May Yuasa, 19, who said each fist was meant to represent people of all races coming together

A Black Lives Matter mural that was approved by officials in a New Jersey city was covered up after a few residents complained about the ‘political undertones’ of the BLM-inspired raised fists.  A group of recent Clifton High School grads – led by May Yuasa, 19 – painted murals on both sides of a Garden…

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Portland officials call for end to violence after nearly 9 months of protests – National

Click to play video: 'America Votes 2020: Destruction in Portland, Ore. expected despite results'

Leaders and elected officials in Portland, Oregon, came together Monday to demand an end to violence, criminal destruction and intimidation by “anarchists” as destructive protests continue in the city. For nearly nine months protesters have called for police reform and an end to systemic racism in Portland, which has become a key city in the…

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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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