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Politics | BLM

Pro-BLM Activist Allegedly Rams Car Into Trump Supporters, Charged With Attempted Murder

The founder of a pro-Black Lives Matter group called Caravan4Justice was charged on Saturday by law enforcement officials in Southern California for

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Video Of Seattle Officer Rolling Bicycle Over Protester's Head Leads To Suspension

The unnamed officer will be placed on administrative leave pending an investigation into the incident that occurred during protests earlier this week.

Politics | BLM

‘But yeah, let’s keep taking these people seriously.’ Matt Walsh’s ‘BLM Narrative vs. Reality’ thread an eye-opening must-read

It's almost as if BLM isn't telling the whole story. Ahem.

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In Rural Oregon, Threats And Backlash Follow Racial Justice Protests

Online fights over racial justice have spilled onto the courthouse lawn in Prineville, Ore. Black Lives Matter protesters there stand off regularly with counterdemonstrators waving Trump flags.

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Family Of Man Killed By National Guard In Louisville Files Wrongful Death Suit

David "Ya Ya" McAtee was killed in June as he stood in the doorway of the barbecue stand he owned in the Kentucky city's West End.

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Omaha Bar Owner Has Died By Suicide After He Was Charged In Shooting Of Black Man

Jake Gardner was on the West Coast when a grand jury indicted him last week for the May killing of James Scurlock in Omaha, Neb. Gardner died "at his own hand," his lawyers said Sunday.

Politics | BLM

Study: Up To 95 Percent Of 2020 U.S. Riots Linked To Black Lives Matter

A report accompanying the data project, however, reads like an upscale attempt to blame the police for criminals’ decision to steal, kill, and destroy.

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Rochester mayor fires police chief, suspends city attorney over death of Daniel Prude

Rochester, N.Y., Mayor Lovely Warren (D) said Monday she is firing the city's chief of police and suspending its city attorney in the aftermath of the death of Daniel Prude in police custody in March. Warren's announcement that she is firing Roche

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Protesters Were Supposed To Hear Warnings Before Federal Police Moved In. They Didn't.

In June, federal police cleared peaceful protesters from a park by the White House. Lawyers now say U.S. Park Police violated a settlement that set out rules for engaging mass demonstrations in D.C.

Miscellaneous | Opinion

Poll: Most support athletes kneeling in protest, speaking out on social issues

A majority of Americans say they think it is appropriate for professional athletes to kneel during the national anthem in protest and use their platforms to speak out on social issues, according to a new Washington Post poll.The survey released on Thursda

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Rochester, N.Y., Police Chief La'Ron Singletary Resigns

"The entire Rochester Police Department command staff has announced their retirement," Mayor Lovely A. Warren said Tuesday.

Music | Music

Rage Against The Machine - Killing In the Name (Official Music Video)

Official music video for ”Killing In the Name” by Rage Against the Machine Listen to RATM: https://rageatm.lnk.to/listenYD Watch more videos by Rage Against ...

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Trump Defends Kenosha Shooting Suspect

The president on Monday painted the accused 17-year-old Kenosha shooter's actions as possible self-defense, saying, without evidence, that the teenager "probably would have been killed."

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Police in Wisconsin shoot Black man in back multiple times, sparking protests

Jacob Blake, 29, was hospitalized in serious condition after police shot him several times in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Graphic video of the incident was shared widely online.

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Oprah Winfrey Commissions 26 Billboards Demanding Arrests In Breonna Taylor's Killing

The billboards will be placed across Louisville, Ky., where Taylor was shot and killed in her apartment by police. The signs' message urges the arrest of the officers involved.

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Defunding Seattle police: City council's plan starts to take shape

After pledging to slash this year’s remaining budget of the Seattle Police Department, City Council members on Friday began the work to whittle its cuts into legislation that can be voted on. The council's police policy decisions came in the form of

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Oregon, federal government reach deal for withdrawal of agents from Portland

Oregon and the federal government have reached a deal for the withdrawal of agents from the anti-racism protests in Portland, according to statements released simultaneously by Gov. Kate Brown and the acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Securit

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Derek Chauvin and wife face felony tax fraud charges

If convicted, Derek and Kellie Chauvin could each face a maximum sentence of 45 years in prison and/or have to pay a $90,000 fine.

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Protests Helped Save Black-Owned Business That Coronavirus Nearly Killed

When coronavirus killed foot traffic at Tommy Rhine's downtown Denver cobbler shop, he fell behind on rent. A "Black owned business" sign in his shop window during protests led to lots of business.

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'I wanted to take action': behind the 'Wall of Moms' protecting Portland's protesters

Hundreds of mothers have attended demonstrations and stood as a human barricade between protesters and federal officers

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White Men Accused Of Attack On Black Man Face Felony Charges In Indiana

Prosecutors charged Sean Purdy and Jerry Cox with criminal confinement, battery and intimidation for their alleged role in the incident at a state park earlier this month.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Trevor Noah: Responding to the moment

When the pandemic shut down his studio, Trevor Noah took "The Daily Show" online, and for the stand-up comic it's become a stand-out moment. Jim Axelrod repo...

News | Antisemitism Watch

Dershowitz: Is the ‘Black Lives Matter’ Platform Antisemitic?

People take a knee during a Black Lives Matter rally, as protests continue over the death in Minneapolis police custody …

Sports | Cycling

How We Can Build an Anti-Racist Outdoor Industry

The work must continue long after the protests end. Here's how to start. 

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Black Lives Matter Was Violent From The Start, And Media Knew It

By the end of a year five police officers were killed and dozens wounded by Black Lives Matter radicals, BuzzFeed fondly looked back on 2016.

Music | Music

RACISM IN METAL (ft Myke C-Town)

Unfortunately, racism in metal remains a real, ongoing issue. Myke C-Town (of Dead End Hip Hop) and I talk about what it looks like, and what we can do about...

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Woman Who Called Police On Black Bird-Watcher In Central Park To Be Charged

The Manhattan District Attorney's Office says it is initiating a prosecution of Amy Cooper over false reporting of an incident. In a cellphone video, she claimed a Black man was threatening her.

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3 Officers Fired Over Photos Taken Near Elijah McClain Memorial

The Aurora, Colo., police chief said the officers mocked the death of Mr. McClain, a 23-year-old massage therapist who died several days after officers put him in a chokehold last summer.

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Hampton Inn employee fired for calling police on Black guest at pool with her children

The incident took place at the Williamston, North Carolina, location. Hilton, parent company of Hampton Inn, announced the employee was no longer employed at the hotel.

Sports | Cycling

‘Pedal for Justice' Held in Support of Black Lives Matter Movement

Hundreds of people showed up to the “Pedal for Justice” protest held Sunday in support of the Black Lives Matter Movement.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Why Black Lives Matter protests are a catalyst for anti-Semitism

A few weeks ago, rioting in Los Angeles following the murder of George Floyd saw a number of Jewish shops destroyed, synagogues vandalised with “Free Palestine” grafitti, and a statue of Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews being murdered by the Nazis, daubed in anti-semitic slogans.

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A new video emerged of a white Tulsa security guard killing a Black father on the eve of President Trump's reelection campaign rally in the city

The former prison warden was charged with first-degree manslaughter after the fatal shooting of Carlos Carson, a Black father of three.

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Seattle's Autonomous Zone Is Not What You've Been Told

Some call it CHOP, some call it CHAZ, and no one knows quite what it is. But one thing is clear in a blocks-large swath of Capitol Hill: a community is taking shape

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Black Lives Matter activist carries injured ‘far-right’ protester to safety amid violence in London

Pictures shows black anti-racist activist rescuing white counter-demonstrator who was reportedly set upon during fight

Miscellaneous | Random shit

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NFL On Kneeling Players' Protests: 'We Were Wrong,' Commissioner Says

"We were wrong for not listening to NFL players earlier and encourage all to speak out and peacefully protest," NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said on Friday.

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Trump calls improved jobs numbers 'great day' for George Floyd

President Donald Trump on Friday called improved jobs numbers announcement a "great day' for George Floyd.

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Donald Trump says 'this is a great day' for George Floyd drawing outrage

Donald Trump has claimed it is a ‘great day’ for George Floyd, after the US posted better than expected job numbers. ‘Hopefully, George is looking down right...

Politics | Politics

PROTESTER ATTACKS LOOTER IN NEW YORK CITY

PROTESTER ATTACKS LOOTER IN NEW YORK CITY “You’re not a black ally!” ????Subscribe:???? https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzR2mA5EVDmSTSXP9Bb6Iog?sub_confirmation=1...

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Kings announcer resigns after tweeting 'All Lives Matter' at DeMarcus Cousins

Sacramento Kings announcer Grant Napear is on administrative leave from KHTK after tussling with a phalanx of ex-Kings on Twitter on Monday night, the Sacramento Bee reports .

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In some protests, local officials say white instigators are causing mayhem

An arrest warrant for a 20-year-old white man accused of inciting riots in Pittsburgh sheds light on how some protests for racial justice create opportunity for pandemonium.

News | The News

‘This is not creating justice. This is creating havoc’: Looted, vandalized retailers’ post-COVID recovery gets delayed

On Saturday night, Barry McCary Jr. left his parents’ 30th wedding anniversary celebration and decided to go check on his store in Deep Ellum, which he...

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NYC stores destroyed by looters, riots during George Floyd protests

ooters stormed Lower Manhattan on Saturday night -- destroying store windows and lighting fires in another night of violent George Floyd protests. The NYPD s...

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Scenes from protests, riots across the U.S. after killing of George Floyd

Cities across America are reeling from a weekend of unrest during protests that erupted after George Floyd died during an arrest in Minneapolis. The unarmed ...

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U.S. cities see more protests, violent unrest over George Floyd's death

Protests in Minneapolis and elsewhere continue, as cries to prosecute the other three police officers at the scene during the death of George Floyd continue....

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Live updates: Protests, unrest, and disorder in response to the death of George Floyd

Police and federal law enforcement on Monday launched tear gas and rubber bullets at protests near the White House.

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Protesters march in Balboa Park

Balboa Park protesters chanted to police "march with us" while passing a group of officers along El Prado as they made their way toward the Cabrillo Bridge.

Sports | Cycling

See the Forest for the Trees

This weekend's events mark a change. A shift in the political environment and one we cannot ignore, or stand by, complicit. I know this is a cycling website but it is important to take a stand here because the world can’t always be a beautifully win

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Corporate Voices Get Behind ‘Black Lives Matter’ Cause

Major companies are often wary of conflict, especially in a polarized time. But some are now taking a stand on racial injustice and police violence.

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Far-Right Extremists Are Hoping to Turn the George Floyd Protests Into a New Civil War

Armed extremists are showing up to protests and urging a “boogaloo” — code for civil war — online.

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Minneapolis Bus Drivers Refuse to Transport George Floyd Protesters to Jail

Organized labor throughout the city is banding together in solidarity against police violence in the aftermath of Floyd’s death.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Lil Wayne doesn't connect with Black Lives Matter: 'I ain't no ... politician'

Lil Wayne doesn’t connect with the Black Lives Matter movement — or perhaps he doesn’t connect with being asked about the Black Lives Matter movement.

Politics | Politics

Henry Rollins: White America Couldn't Handle What Black America Deals With Every Day

In light of the recent police shootings in Texas and the deaths of Alton Sterling in Louisiana and Philando Castile in Minnesota, both killed by members of law enforcement — just the latest three of the many examples of obscene, needless deaths in Ameri

News | That's News to Me

Black Lives Matter Leader Charged With Sex Trafficking | The Daily Caller

A Black Lives Matter activist who operates a social justice charity in Baltimore was arrested last month on charges of sex trafficking a 17-year-old girl.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Did Black Lives Matter's Shaun King Mislead Oprah Winfrey About His Race?

Shaun King may have misled media icon Oprah Winfrey, pretending to be black to qualify for an