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Fashion brand spent years putting white models on their website to ‘survive’

The fashion brand revealed they spent years fronting their campaigns with 'very stereotypically attractive white model' (an example is pictured) so they could 'survive' as a new business

A black-owned fashion brand revealed they spent years fronting their campaigns with ‘very stereotypically attractive white models’ so they could ‘survive’ as a new business.    Bermondsey based-based label Elsie and Fred is owned by siblings Natalie, Leanne and Ryan Haynes, from Coventry, and was seeing a seven figure turnover before the pandemic hit.   The trio…

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White man who ran over BLM protester last year faces no charges

Jared Benjamin Lafer, pictured, has not been charged with previous counts of aggravated assault after a grand jury in a Tennessee court had voted not to indict Lafer

Jared Benjamin Lafer, pictured, has not been charged with previous counts of aggravated assault after a grand jury in a Tennessee court had voted not to indict Lafer A white man who ran over a Black Lives Matter protestor in Tennessee last year, then joked about it on social media, has had all charges against…

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Fury as NHS staff are offered training on BLM as part of new diversity courses on ‘white privilege’

Training on Black Lives Matter (pictured: A Black Lives Matter sign is held up at a protest in London last year) is being offered to NHS England staff as part of a series of new diversity courses

Training on Black Lives Matter (BLM) is reportedly being offered to NHS England staff as part of a series of new diversity courses that have sparked fury from Government insiders and taxpayers’ groups.  Training covering ‘white privilege’, ‘unconscious bias’ and ‘authentic allyship’ have reportedly been put up on NHS People website – an online learning…

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BLM warns they will protest outside senator’s office if he doesn’t quit ‘all white’ country club 

Democratic Senator Sheldon Whitehouse came under fire last month after he claimed 'all-white' clubs are a 'tradition' in Rhode Island while discussing his family's membership to a Newport beach club

Black Lives Matter has given a senator an ultimatum – either he renounce his family’s ties to an allegedly all-white beach club, or they start protesting outside of his home and office. In an exclusive interview with WLNE, Mark Fisher, one of the directors of Black Lives Matter Rhode Island, said the organization has not…

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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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Tory councillor who shared meme saying ‘white slaves were sold for centuries’ cleared of misconduct

Pauline Culley shared a picture (above) depicting white women being restrained by men in Arabian clothes to her profile at the height of the Black Lives Matter movement last summer

Tory councillor who faced probe for sharing Facebook meme saying ‘white slaves were sold for centuries’ is cleared of misconduct Pauline Culley posted picture at the height of the Black Lives Matter movement   Text over image read: ‘All our ancestors sold slaves, took slaves or were slaves’ Hearing was held to determine whether she…

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Lockheed Martin put top defense execs through Zoom course to ‘unlearn white male privilege’

From top left to right first row: The three trainers from White Men as Full Diversity Partners, Mark Havens, Michael Welp and Jim Morris, then Director of Aeronautics Mark Ward. Second row: Air Force lieutenant colonel David Starr, Senior Design Engineer Jeff Schweiss, Risk Management and Sustainability Executive Christopher Geiger, and Director Of Business Operation Robert Uebele. Third row: Engineering specialist Chris Outzts, Director Eric Pierce, three star Lieutenant General Bruce Litchfield, Senior Cost Analyst Todd Nadeau. Bottom row: Director of Global Supply Chain Operations Aaron Huckaby, Specialty Engineering Director Adam Mackie and Director Global Supply Chain Scott Redman. Glenn Woods, vice president of production for the Air Force's $1.7 trillion F-35 fighter jet program turned his camera off

Lockheed Martin, the nation’s top defense contractor, forced 13 executives including a three-star general to complete a three-day Zoom course so they would ‘unlearn their male privilege’.  The course was led by Portland-based firm White Men as Full Diversity Partners (WMFDP). It was carried out last June, at the height of Black Lives Matter protests…

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BLM co-founder Patrisse Cullors blasts ‘white supremacy’ of housing market despite $3m property

Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors has responded to criticism over her property empire saying it is 'categorically untrue' and 'incredibly dangerous' to suggest she may have used any organization funds for her homes

Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors has shared a story blasting the ‘white supremacy’ of the housing market just weeks after her own $3 million property portfolio was revealed. Cullors made the remark while sharing an NPR story about black home ownership levels on her Instagram account. She wrote: ‘Thank you @npr for highlighting the history…

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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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White BLM protester called black officer ‘pet n****r’, claims black MP

Women and equalities minister Kemi Badenoch warned that teaching pupils that white privilege was fact was breaking the law

A white Black Lives Matter protester called a black police officer guarding Downing Street a ‘pet n****r’, a top Tory minister claimed in Parliament yesterday. Repeating the racial slur word-for-word in a Commons debate on Black History Month, Kemi Badenoch, who is black, urged Labour to condemn ‘many of the actions’ of Black Lives Matter…

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Donald Trump refuses to condemn white supremacists during first U.S. presidential debate – National

Click to play video 'US Presidential debate: Biden tells Trump to ‘shut up!’ after multiple interruptions'

U.S. President Donald Trump refused to directly condemn white supremacists during the first U.S. presidential debate Tuesday evening. Fox News journalist and debate moderator Chris Wallace asked Trump if he would condemn white supremacists during a segment focusing on race tensions in the U.S. Read more: ‘Shut up man’: Trump, Biden clash, interrupt each other…

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White SUV driver is charged for ‘mowing down a Black Lives Matter protester’

White SUV driver is charged for 'mowing down a Black Lives Matter protester'

A North Carolina man was arrested Monday after footage showed an SUV running over a Black Lives Matter protester during a rally in Tennessee on Saturday.  Jared Benjamin Lafer, 37, handed himself in to police and was charged with one count of aggravated assault, officials said. A clip posted to Facebook over the weekend had shown…

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