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Portland mayor mocked for ‘welcome back’ festival after riots between police and BLM protesters

Portland mayor Ted Wheeler has been mocked for hosting a 'welcome back' festival after the city was ravaged by protests and violence for more than a year

Portland mayor Ted Wheeler has been mocked for hosting a ‘welcome back’ festival with roller-skating and music after the city was ravaged by protests and violence for more than a year. ‘Welcome Back to the Heart of Portland!’ includes free concerts, pop-up markets and light displays in the Oregon city which has been besieged by BLM…

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Anti-racism protesters chant ‘love football, hate racism’ outside Downing Street

Diane Abbott (centre right) with protestors during a Stand Up to Racism taking the knee event outside Downing Street today

More than 100 protesters chanted ‘love football, hate racism’ and took the knee in front of Downing Street today in solidarity with England football players who were racially abused after the Euro 2020 final. Chants of ‘Black Lives Matter’ also rang out in London as the gathered demonstrators raised their fists and held anti-racism placards aloft,…

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Protesters gather at mural of Marcus Rashford in Manchester for anti-racism demonstration

Anti-racism campaigners last night took the knee in front of the Marcus Rashford mural after it was defaced by vandals after England's defeat to Italy on Sunday night

Marcus Rashford last night said he was ‘overwhelmed’ by the actions of football fans who left supportive messages on his Manchester mural after it was defaced with ‘racist graffiti’. The England star, 23, took to Instagram to share his thanks after fans rushed to cover the offensive messages by placing letters of support across the…

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Mark McCloskey runs for U.S. Senate to stop Biden’s ‘socialism’ after aiming rifle at BLM protesters

Mark McCloskey formally announced his campaign to Fox News host Tucker Carlson

Mark McCloskey, the gun-toting St. Louis attorney who defended his mansion from BLM protesters with an AR-15 announces US Senate run to stop Biden’s ‘socialism’ Mark McCloskey formally announced his campaign to Fox News host Tucker Carlson He said he decided to run after his infamous standoff last year because people are ‘tired of cancel culture’…

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Louisville diner brandishes handgun after armed BLM protesters surround restaurant

The unidentified man is thought to have been eating at upmarket La Chasse on Saturday night when he confronted the group of around 50 people

A Louisville diner brandished a handgun at armed Black Lives Matter protesters surrounding a restaurant during a demonstration for Breonna Taylor.  The unidentified man is thought to have been eating at upscale French eatery La Chasse on Saturday night when he confronted the group of around 50 protesters.  They had been marching ahead of the 147th Kentucky…

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More than 100 protesters take to the streets to demonstrate against Ma’Khia Bryant shooting

More than 100 protesters took to the streets of Columbus, Ohio, Wednesday night to demonstrate against the police shooting of Ma'Khia Bryant

More than 100 protesters took to the streets of Columbus, Ohio, Wednesday night to demonstrate against the police shooting of Ma’Khia Bryant.  Bryant, a 16-year-old black teenager, was shot dead by a white police officer after she charged at two people with a knife. On Wednesday night, protesters were heard chanting: ‘Say her name. Ma’Khia Bryant.’…

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New York couple accused of beating a black hotel clerk blow kisses and dance in front of protesters

While Black Lives Matter protesters chanted, Philip Sarner and Emily Orbaby, who are accused of beating a black hotel clerk, danced and blew kisses

A white New York couple accused of beating a black hotel clerk in a racially motivated attack danced and blew kisses at Black Lives Matter protesters on their way into court.  While protesters chanted, ‘Hey hey, ho ho, these racist folks have got to go,’ Philip Sarner danced and gestured toward his crotch while Emily…

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BLM protesters crossing Brooklyn Bridge clash with NYPD cops

Dozens of Black Lives Matter protesters were seen clashing with officers of the New York Police Department on Saturday while marching across the Brooklyn Bridge

BLM protesters crossing Brooklyn Bridge are ‘pepper sprayed’ by cops for blocking traffic Dozens of Black Lives Matter protesters were seen clashing with the NYPD on Saturday while marching across the Brooklyn Bridge around 10.30pm  Dramatic video taken at scene shows a scuffle between police bicycle officers and demonstrators who were ‘hit’ by the bikes…

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BLM protesters trap customers inside a Wegmans in Rochester on anniversary of Daniel Prude’s death

Daniel Prude, 41, from Chicago, died after his March 23, 2020 arrest by Rochester police

Daniel Prude, 41, from Chicago, died after his March 23, 2020 arrest by Rochester police Black Lives Matter rushed at a Rochester supermarket, forcing staff at a supermarket to lock its doors and keep customers locked inside for nearly an hour during a demonstration to mark the one-year anniversary of Daniel Prude’s death.  The staff of…

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Backlash grows after Walk for Freedom protesters seen carrying torches in Calgary – Calgary

Backlash grows after Walk for Freedom protesters seen carrying torches in Calgary - Calgary

There was another Walk for Freedom protest in Calgary on Sunday. This one was much smaller than the previous day, where protesters came out in big numbers and some carried tiki torches. “We all saw what happened in Charlottesville, [Virginia] south of the border. The tiki torch became a global symbol for hate,” said Kay…

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Republicans put forth legislation that seeks to protect drivers who hit protesters – National

Click to play video 'Daniel Prude protests: Car drives through crowd of BLM demonstrators in New York City'

When massive demonstrations against racial injustice erupted across the nation last summer, protesters used an increasingly common tactic to draw attention to their cause: swarming out onto major roads to temporarily paralyze traffic. This method sometimes resulted in searing images of drivers plowing through crowds, causing serious injuries and in some cases, deaths. Now, Republican…

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Phoenix cops caught on bodycam saying they wanted to gas BLM protesters

Three Phoenix police officers were caught on bodycam video in October last year saying they wanted to 'gas' and 'stomp on' Black Lives Matter protesters following the arrests of 15 people. The protesters are pictured above huddling under umbrellas

Three Phoenix police officers were caught on bodycam video saying they wanted to ‘gas’ and ‘stomp on’ Black Lives Matter protesters last year following the arrests of 15 people. The officers also disparaged the protesters in the bodycam video by calling them ‘d**kheads’, a**hole kids’ and ‘liberal pieces of s**t’ as they sat in their…

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Antifa protesters armed with SHIELDS take to the streets of Manhattan

March: Antifa protesters wearing helmets and carrying riot shields march through Times Square on Sunday in a protest that came amid calls for Donald Trump's resignation or removal after last week's violence at the Capitol

Antifa protesters wearing helmets and carrying riot shields marched through the streets of Manhattan on Sunday amid fears of further political violence after last week’s deadly mob attack by Donald Trump supporters at the Capitol. Dozens of protesters marched through Times Square in New York City with at least one waving a Black Lives Matter…

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California church’s nativity pays tribute to the BLM movement with Jesus surrounded by protesters

The display at Claremont United Methodist Church also features the names of black people lynched and killed by police while demonstrators hold signs reading: 'I can't breathe'

California church’s nativity scene pays tribute to the BLM movement with Jesus, Mary and Joseph surrounded by protesters in masks and a list of the names of black people killed by police The display at Claremont United Methodist Church was unveiled December 6 Rev. Karen Clark Ristine said they ‘couldn’t think of any other issue’…

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U.S. election: Over 1,000 anti-Trump protesters gather near White House – National

U.S. election: Over 1,000 anti-Trump protesters gather near White House - National

WASHINGTON — More than 1,000 people protesting U.S. President Donald Trump converged on Black Lives Matter Plaza on Tuesday night, just a block from the White House, while hundreds more marched through parts of downtown Washington, sometimes blocking traffic and setting off fireworks. Scattered protests also took place from Seattle to New York City, but…

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