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Hundreds brave sweltering heat for Black Lives Matter rally in Vancouver

Board votes to remove school resource officers from Guelph’s public schools

Hundreds of people turned out to pressure the city for more action against racism at a Black Lives Matter protest at Vancouver City Hall on Friday. Organizers said the rally was about demanding justice and accountability, and standing in solidarity against white supremacy. It came as former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced to…

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Hundreds rally in Hauppauge to protest hate crimes against Asian Americans

Setauket resident Lucia Yuam, 6, holding a sign

For Howard Fei, Saturday’s rally in Hauppauge to protest violence against Asian Americans was a way for him to show that he could not stay silent on the recent attacks against people of Asian ancestry in Atlanta, New York and the West Coast. “The United States is a strong country because it welcomes people of…

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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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Proud Boys leader arrested over banner-burning ahead of pro-Trump rally – National

Click to play video 'Right-wing Proud Boys protesters, anti-Trump protesters clash in Washington, D.C.'

Enrique Tarrio, leader of the far-right Proud Boys group, has been arrested ahead of a planned protest in support of U.S. President Donald Trump‘s effort to overturn his election loss in Washington, D.C. Tarrio, 36, was arrested upon his arrival in D.C. on Monday for alleged offences dating back to Dec. 12, when he participated…

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‘Small number of kooks’: Jason Kenney condemns apparent racist rally in Edmonton

Click to play video 'Alberta justice minister ‘disturbed’ by violence at Red Deer anti-racism rally'

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted September 30, 2020 6:48 pm     Updated September 30, 2020 6:49 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is adding his voice to others condemning an apparent white supremacist rally in Edmonton. Police broke up what they…

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Driver who plowed into BLM protesters in Times Square ‘attended a Keep America Great rally’

Cell phone footage taken Thursday night shows a group of Black Lives Matter protesters standing in front of a black vehicle

The driver of a car that plowed into a crowd of Black Lives Matter demonstrators in New York City reportedly attended a Keep America Great counterprotest just hours earlier.  The man – who has not yet been publicly named – was caught on camera driving his black Ford Taurus sedan into the crowd in Times Square shortly after…

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