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Canadian Police Chief Kneels to Black Lives Matter Protesters

Canadian Police Chief Kneels to Black Lives Matter Protesters

Canadian police chief Scott Gilbert kneeled before Black Lives Matter activists clambering on the city war memorial in Peterborough, Ontario. Read full article: Canadian Police Chief Kneels to Black Li...→

Canadian Police Chief Kneels to Black Lives Matter Protesters

Canadian Police Chief Kneels to Black Lives Matter Protesters

Canadian police chief Scott Gilbert kneeled before Black Lives Matter activists clambering on the city war memorial in Peterborough, Ontario. Read full article: Canadian Police Chief Kneels to Black Li...→

Celebs Demand Studios 'Divest from Police' to 'Prove Black Lives Matter to Hollywood'

Celebs Demand Studios 'Divest from Police' to 'Prove Black Lives Matter to Hollywood'

Hollywood celebrities, including Queen Latifah, Idris Elba, and Angela Bassett, are demanding that studios cut their ties with police departments, which usuall [...] Read full article: Celebs Demand Studios 'Divest from Polic...→

SEE IT: Man scrawls ‘wighte lives matter’ on wall

SEE IT: Man scrawls ‘wighte lives matter’ on wall

This graffiti genius could use a spell check. A Pennsylvania man was caught on camera attempting to paint an anti-Black lives matter message on a wall. Read full article: SEE IT: Man scrawls ‘wighte lives matter...→

11-year-old boy mows lawns to raise money for Black Lives Matter organization

11-year-old boy mows lawns to raise money for Black Lives Matter organization

Jack Powers said some neighbors didn't even ask him to mow their lawns – they were just happy to donate. Read full article: 11-year-old boy mows lawns to raise mone...→

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

Mayor Bill de Blasio is planning to install a massive Black Lives Matter mural right outside Trump Tower in Manhattan, The Post has learned. Plans for the mura [...] Read full article: De Blasio plans to install Black Lives M...→

Fairfax Co. police disproportionately use force on Black people; Chief, NAACP respond | WTOP

A new report shows Fairfax County Police have disproportionately used force on Black residents — the local NAACP and the police chief agree more should be done [...] Read full article: Fairfax Co. police disproportionately us...→

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

A black police officer lectured a white Black Lives Matter protester as she attempted to accuse one of his white colleagues of racism. Read full article: WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures Whi...→

"I'm a Blue Lives Matter activist, we have spent our lives defending people who are now behaving like deviants"

The overwhelming majority, if not all, of the police agree that George Floyd's death was a disgraceful incident. But you don't riot. You don't steal and respon [...] Read full article: "I'm a Blue Lives Matter activist, we ha...→

MN senator says ‘racism is just a sidebar’ in Minneapolis police scrutiny. Black senator: That’s ‘insulting.’

MN senator says ‘racism is just a sidebar’ in Minneapolis police scrutiny. Black senator: That’s ‘insulting.’

A white Minnesota state senator and former sheriff downplayed racism and police violence in a news conference Tuesday on the topic of police reform — and promp [...] Read full article: MN senator says ‘racism is just a sideba...→

Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism' To Black Lives Matter Movement

Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism' To Black Lives Matter Movement

Feeling their community lacks awareness or discussion around racial inequality, a group of youngsters in Edgewater, NJ are using "chalktivism" to contribute to [...] Read full article: Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism'...→

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tuscon Police Chief Chris Magnus offered his resignation on Wednesday, following the death of a 27-old-man who reportedly died while in police custody.  Read full article: Tucson police chief offers to resign aft...→

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

An Iowa police chief said Tuesday that it was a “horrible mistake” and a “total accident” to compare Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Des Moines, to “road b [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief apologizes for suggest...→

‘Days of Our Lives’ star Melissa Reeves under fire for anti-Black Lives Matter stance

‘Days of Our Lives’ star Melissa Reeves under fire for anti-Black Lives Matter stance

“There is no difference of opinion on racism, homophobia, transphobia and xenophobia,” weighed in cast member Linsey Godfrey. Read full article: ‘Days of Our Lives’ star Melissa Reeves ...→

Two white men in car chased Black teens on bikes, 1 hurled slurs, police say

Two white men in car chased Black teens on bikes, 1 hurled slurs, police say

"We got to stand together because this could have been very different; I could have woke up on Sunday morning hearing" that my child is dead, the mother of one [...] Read full article: Two white men in car chased Black teens ...→

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

No official reason was immediately given for the temporary removal of Darren Goodman as police chief. Read full article: Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed ...→

Alicia Keys to Host Nickelodeon Special with Black Lives Matter Leaders Answering Questions from Kids

Alicia Keys to Host Nickelodeon Special with Black Lives Matter Leaders Answering Questions from Kids

"Kids, Race and Unity" is a one-hour special, hosted by Alicia Keys, that features Black Lives Matter leaders answering questions from kids and offers tools fo [...] Read full article: Alicia Keys to Host Nickelodeon Special ...→

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch police officer's union president Steve Aiello has apologized after making a social media comment about police and protesters. Read full article: Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apol...→

False stories about

False stories about "paid protesters" spike — again — in effort to delegitimize Black Lives Matter protests

NewsGuard's Misinformation Monitor tracks misinformation with exclusive data from five countries. Here's the June 2020 edition. Read full article: False stories about "paid protesters" sp...→

Black Lives Matter activists in Elgin list six demands about police

Black Lives Matter activists in Elgin list six demands about police

Activists in Elgin have generated a list of demands to the city related to policing, including diverting police funds to mental health and other social service [...] Read full article: Black Lives Matter activists in Elgin li...→

Black Lives Matter moves to oust LA County's first black DA, saying not enough police prosecuted

Black Lives Matter moves to oust LA County's first black DA, saying not enough police prosecuted

The Los Angeles chapter of Black Lives Matter is looking to remove County District Attorney Jackie Lacey, for failing to prosecute more police officers who wer [...] Read full article: Black Lives Matter moves to oust LA Coun...→

Black Florida police chiefs speak on the challenges of hiring more minorities

Black Florida police chiefs speak on the challenges of hiring more minorities

Despite years of talking about change, Florida law enforcement agencies are still made up of predominately white officers. Investigative reporter Katie LaGrone [...] Read full article: Black Florida police chiefs speak on the...→

'Black Lives Matter' Mural to be Painted on Street by Trump Tower

'Black Lives Matter' Mural to be Painted on Street by Trump Tower

New York City will allow a "Black Lives Matter" mural to be painted on the street in front of Trump Tower before July 4. Read full article: 'Black Lives Matter' Mural to be Painted...→

Vice President Pence: Black lives are 'precious in the sight of God'

Vice President Pence: Black lives are 'precious in the sight of God'

"Well look, I'm pro life. I think that all lives matter and that the lives of our African American community are precious in the sight of God," the Vice Presid [...] Read full article: Vice President Pence: Black lives are 'p...→

Black workers' jobs matter

Black workers' jobs matter

The wave of protests after the police killing of George Floyd has prompted a re-examination of racism in all areas of American society. In many cases, policies [...] Read full article: Black workers' jobs matter...→

DC police chief calls council’s defunding effort a ‘knee-jerk reaction’ | WTOP

Ahead of the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, Chief Peter Newsham spoke to WTOP about his concerns for possible budget cuts. Read full article: DC police chief calls council’s defundin...→

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

As a couple picked up a couch from a St. Paul residence, a group of teens approached and demanded money and a cell phone. It escalated into an assault against [...] Read full article: 3 teens charged with robbery, assault of...→

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

A police chief in Iowa apologized Tuesday and said that his Facebook comment that appeared to refer to Black Lives Matter protesters as “road bumps” was just a [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief claims Facebook commen...→

Detroit police arrest wrong Black man based on facial recognition technology error, ACLU says

Detroit police arrest wrong Black man based on facial recognition technology error, ACLU says

A 42-year-old Black man said Detroit police unjustly arrested him after facial recognition technology incorrectly flagged him as a shoplifting suspect. Robert [...] Read full article: Detroit police arrest wrong Black man ba...→

Camille Cosby on her husband’s appeal and the Black Lives Matter and #MeToo movements

Camille Cosby on her husband’s appeal and the Black Lives Matter and #MeToo movements

In her first major media interview in six years, Bill Cosby's wife Camille Cosby told ABC News that the #MeToo movement needs to "clean up their act." Read full article: Camille Cosby on her husband’s appeal an...→

Black Lives Matter Destroys Statue of Immigrant Who Died Fighting Slavery

Black Lives Matter Destroys Statue of Immigrant Who Died Fighting Slavery

Black Lives Matter destroyed a statue of Col. Hans Christian Heg, an immigrant from Norway who died fighting for the Union against slavery. Read full article: Black Lives Matter Destroys Statue of Im...→

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief’s job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing the [...] Read full article: Four final candidates make their pitch f...→

"No evidence" Black Lives Matter protests caused COVID-19 spike: Study

The research is the first to examine public health fears that the U.S. protests would accelerate the spread of the new coronavirus. Read full article: "No evidence" Black Lives Matter protest...→

Opinion | Are Black Lives What Really Matter to Companies?

Opinion | Are Black Lives What Really Matter to Companies?

The movement was founded in 2013. Seven years later, what should we make of corporate America’s newfound support? Read full article: Opinion | Are Black Lives What Really Ma...→

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale’s Chief of Police is calling two videos of suspended officer Steven Pohorence concerning, as the police department continues investigating the [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 ...→

Allen West bashes Black Lives Matter as 'overseers' of Democrats' 'economic plantation'

Allen West bashes Black Lives Matter as 'overseers' of Democrats' 'economic plantation'

Lt. Col. Allen West blasted the "Black Lives Matter" movement and the Democratic Party Tuesday, claiming that both groups are pursuing an agenda that hurts bla [...] Read full article: Allen West bashes Black Lives Matter as ...→

'Black Lives Matter' Mural to be Painted on Street by Trump Tower

'Black Lives Matter' Mural to be Painted on Street by Trump Tower

New York City will allow a "Black Lives Matter" mural to be painted on the street in front of Trump Tower before July 4. Read full article: 'Black Lives Matter' Mural to be Painted...→

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tuscon Police Chief Chris Magnus offered his resignation on Wednesday, following the death of a 27-old-man who reportedly died while in police custody.  Read full article: Tucson police chief offers to resign aft...→

Celebs Demand Studios 'Divest from Police' to 'Prove Black Lives Matter to Hollywood'

Celebs Demand Studios 'Divest from Police' to 'Prove Black Lives Matter to Hollywood'

Hollywood celebrities, including Queen Latifah, Idris Elba, and Angela Bassett, are demanding that studios cut their ties with police departments, which usuall [...] Read full article: Celebs Demand Studios 'Divest from Polic...→

‘Days of Our Lives’ star Melissa Reeves under fire for anti-Black Lives Matter stance

‘Days of Our Lives’ star Melissa Reeves under fire for anti-Black Lives Matter stance

“There is no difference of opinion on racism, homophobia, transphobia and xenophobia,” weighed in cast member Linsey Godfrey. Read full article: ‘Days of Our Lives’ star Melissa Reeves ...→

SEE IT: Man scrawls ‘wighte lives matter’ on wall

SEE IT: Man scrawls ‘wighte lives matter’ on wall

This graffiti genius could use a spell check. A Pennsylvania man was caught on camera attempting to paint an anti-Black lives matter message on a wall. Read full article: SEE IT: Man scrawls ‘wighte lives matter...→

DC police chief calls council’s defunding effort a ‘knee-jerk reaction’ | WTOP

Ahead of the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, Chief Peter Newsham spoke to WTOP about his concerns for possible budget cuts. Read full article: DC police chief calls council’s defundin...→

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

A police chief in Iowa apologized Tuesday and said that his Facebook comment that appeared to refer to Black Lives Matter protesters as “road bumps” was just a [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief claims Facebook commen...→

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

No official reason was immediately given for the temporary removal of Darren Goodman as police chief. Read full article: Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed ...→

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

Mayor Bill de Blasio is planning to install a massive Black Lives Matter mural right outside Trump Tower in Manhattan, The Post has learned. Plans for the mura [...] Read full article: De Blasio plans to install Black Lives M...→

Camille Cosby on her husband’s appeal and the Black Lives Matter and #MeToo movements

Camille Cosby on her husband’s appeal and the Black Lives Matter and #MeToo movements

In her first major media interview in six years, Bill Cosby's wife Camille Cosby told ABC News that the #MeToo movement needs to "clean up their act." Read full article: Camille Cosby on her husband’s appeal an...→

Alicia Keys to Host Nickelodeon Special with Black Lives Matter Leaders Answering Questions from Kids

Alicia Keys to Host Nickelodeon Special with Black Lives Matter Leaders Answering Questions from Kids

"Kids, Race and Unity" is a one-hour special, hosted by Alicia Keys, that features Black Lives Matter leaders answering questions from kids and offers tools fo [...] Read full article: Alicia Keys to Host Nickelodeon Special ...→

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

A black police officer lectured a white Black Lives Matter protester as she attempted to accuse one of his white colleagues of racism. Read full article: WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures Whi...→

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief’s job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing the [...] Read full article: Four final candidates make their pitch f...→

False stories about

False stories about "paid protesters" spike — again — in effort to delegitimize Black Lives Matter protests

NewsGuard's Misinformation Monitor tracks misinformation with exclusive data from five countries. Here's the June 2020 edition. Read full article: False stories about "paid protesters" sp...→

"I'm a Blue Lives Matter activist, we have spent our lives defending people who are now behaving like deviants"

The overwhelming majority, if not all, of the police agree that George Floyd's death was a disgraceful incident. But you don't riot. You don't steal and respon [...] Read full article: "I'm a Blue Lives Matter activist, we ha...→

Opinion | Are Black Lives What Really Matter to Companies?

Opinion | Are Black Lives What Really Matter to Companies?

The movement was founded in 2013. Seven years later, what should we make of corporate America’s newfound support? Read full article: Opinion | Are Black Lives What Really Ma...→

Black Lives Matter moves to oust LA County's first black DA, saying not enough police prosecuted

Black Lives Matter moves to oust LA County's first black DA, saying not enough police prosecuted

The Los Angeles chapter of Black Lives Matter is looking to remove County District Attorney Jackie Lacey, for failing to prosecute more police officers who wer [...] Read full article: Black Lives Matter moves to oust LA Coun...→

Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism' To Black Lives Matter Movement

Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism' To Black Lives Matter Movement

Feeling their community lacks awareness or discussion around racial inequality, a group of youngsters in Edgewater, NJ are using "chalktivism" to contribute to [...] Read full article: Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism'...→

Allen West bashes Black Lives Matter as 'overseers' of Democrats' 'economic plantation'

Allen West bashes Black Lives Matter as 'overseers' of Democrats' 'economic plantation'

Lt. Col. Allen West blasted the "Black Lives Matter" movement and the Democratic Party Tuesday, claiming that both groups are pursuing an agenda that hurts bla [...] Read full article: Allen West bashes Black Lives Matter as ...→

Vice President Pence: Black lives are 'precious in the sight of God'

Vice President Pence: Black lives are 'precious in the sight of God'

"Well look, I'm pro life. I think that all lives matter and that the lives of our African American community are precious in the sight of God," the Vice Presid [...] Read full article: Vice President Pence: Black lives are 'p...→

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

An Iowa police chief said Tuesday that it was a “horrible mistake” and a “total accident” to compare Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Des Moines, to “road b [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief apologizes for suggest...→

Black workers' jobs matter

Black workers' jobs matter

The wave of protests after the police killing of George Floyd has prompted a re-examination of racism in all areas of American society. In many cases, policies [...] Read full article: Black workers' jobs matter...→

11-year-old boy mows lawns to raise money for Black Lives Matter organization

11-year-old boy mows lawns to raise money for Black Lives Matter organization

Jack Powers said some neighbors didn't even ask him to mow their lawns – they were just happy to donate. Read full article: 11-year-old boy mows lawns to raise mone...→

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

As a couple picked up a couch from a St. Paul residence, a group of teens approached and demanded money and a cell phone. It escalated into an assault against [...] Read full article: 3 teens charged with robbery, assault of...→

Two white men in car chased Black teens on bikes, 1 hurled slurs, police say

Two white men in car chased Black teens on bikes, 1 hurled slurs, police say

"We got to stand together because this could have been very different; I could have woke up on Sunday morning hearing" that my child is dead, the mother of one [...] Read full article: Two white men in car chased Black teens ...→

Detroit police arrest wrong Black man based on facial recognition technology error, ACLU says

Detroit police arrest wrong Black man based on facial recognition technology error, ACLU says

A 42-year-old Black man said Detroit police unjustly arrested him after facial recognition technology incorrectly flagged him as a shoplifting suspect. Robert [...] Read full article: Detroit police arrest wrong Black man ba...→

Fairfax Co. police disproportionately use force on Black people; Chief, NAACP respond | WTOP

A new report shows Fairfax County Police have disproportionately used force on Black residents — the local NAACP and the police chief agree more should be done [...] Read full article: Fairfax Co. police disproportionately us...→

Black Lives Matter Destroys Statue of Immigrant Who Died Fighting Slavery

Black Lives Matter Destroys Statue of Immigrant Who Died Fighting Slavery

Black Lives Matter destroyed a statue of Col. Hans Christian Heg, an immigrant from Norway who died fighting for the Union against slavery. Read full article: Black Lives Matter Destroys Statue of Im...→

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch police officer's union president Steve Aiello has apologized after making a social media comment about police and protesters. Read full article: Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apol...→

"No evidence" Black Lives Matter protests caused COVID-19 spike: Study

The research is the first to examine public health fears that the U.S. protests would accelerate the spread of the new coronavirus. Read full article: "No evidence" Black Lives Matter protest...→

Black Lives Matter activists in Elgin list six demands about police

Black Lives Matter activists in Elgin list six demands about police

Activists in Elgin have generated a list of demands to the city related to policing, including diverting police funds to mental health and other social service [...] Read full article: Black Lives Matter activists in Elgin li...→

MN senator says ‘racism is just a sidebar’ in Minneapolis police scrutiny. Black senator: That’s ‘insulting.’

MN senator says ‘racism is just a sidebar’ in Minneapolis police scrutiny. Black senator: That’s ‘insulting.’

A white Minnesota state senator and former sheriff downplayed racism and police violence in a news conference Tuesday on the topic of police reform — and promp [...] Read full article: MN senator says ‘racism is just a sideba...→

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale’s Chief of Police is calling two videos of suspended officer Steven Pohorence concerning, as the police department continues investigating the [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 ...→

Black Florida police chiefs speak on the challenges of hiring more minorities

Black Florida police chiefs speak on the challenges of hiring more minorities

Despite years of talking about change, Florida law enforcement agencies are still made up of predominately white officers. Investigative reporter Katie LaGrone [...] Read full article: Black Florida police chiefs speak on the...→

'Black Lives Matter' Mural to be Painted on Street by Trump Tower

'Black Lives Matter' Mural to be Painted on Street by Trump Tower

New York City will allow a "Black Lives Matter" mural to be painted on the street in front of Trump Tower before July 4. Read full article: 'Black Lives Matter' Mural to be Painted...→

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tuscon Police Chief Chris Magnus offered his resignation on Wednesday, following the death of a 27-old-man who reportedly died while in police custody.  Read full article: Tucson police chief offers to resign aft...→

Vice President Pence: Black lives are 'precious in the sight of God'

Vice President Pence: Black lives are 'precious in the sight of God'

"Well look, I'm pro life. I think that all lives matter and that the lives of our African American community are precious in the sight of God," the Vice Presid [...] Read full article: Vice President Pence: Black lives are 'p...→

Celebs Demand Studios 'Divest from Police' to 'Prove Black Lives Matter to Hollywood'

Celebs Demand Studios 'Divest from Police' to 'Prove Black Lives Matter to Hollywood'

Hollywood celebrities, including Queen Latifah, Idris Elba, and Angela Bassett, are demanding that studios cut their ties with police departments, which usuall [...] Read full article: Celebs Demand Studios 'Divest from Polic...→

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

An Iowa police chief said Tuesday that it was a “horrible mistake” and a “total accident” to compare Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Des Moines, to “road b [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief apologizes for suggest...→

‘Days of Our Lives’ star Melissa Reeves under fire for anti-Black Lives Matter stance

‘Days of Our Lives’ star Melissa Reeves under fire for anti-Black Lives Matter stance

“There is no difference of opinion on racism, homophobia, transphobia and xenophobia,” weighed in cast member Linsey Godfrey. Read full article: ‘Days of Our Lives’ star Melissa Reeves ...→

Black workers' jobs matter

Black workers' jobs matter

The wave of protests after the police killing of George Floyd has prompted a re-examination of racism in all areas of American society. In many cases, policies [...] Read full article: Black workers' jobs matter...→

SEE IT: Man scrawls ‘wighte lives matter’ on wall

SEE IT: Man scrawls ‘wighte lives matter’ on wall

This graffiti genius could use a spell check. A Pennsylvania man was caught on camera attempting to paint an anti-Black lives matter message on a wall. Read full article: SEE IT: Man scrawls ‘wighte lives matter...→

DC police chief calls council’s defunding effort a ‘knee-jerk reaction’ | WTOP

Ahead of the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, Chief Peter Newsham spoke to WTOP about his concerns for possible budget cuts. Read full article: DC police chief calls council’s defundin...→

11-year-old boy mows lawns to raise money for Black Lives Matter organization

11-year-old boy mows lawns to raise money for Black Lives Matter organization

Jack Powers said some neighbors didn't even ask him to mow their lawns – they were just happy to donate. Read full article: 11-year-old boy mows lawns to raise mone...→

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

As a couple picked up a couch from a St. Paul residence, a group of teens approached and demanded money and a cell phone. It escalated into an assault against [...] Read full article: 3 teens charged with robbery, assault of...→

Two white men in car chased Black teens on bikes, 1 hurled slurs, police say

Two white men in car chased Black teens on bikes, 1 hurled slurs, police say

"We got to stand together because this could have been very different; I could have woke up on Sunday morning hearing" that my child is dead, the mother of one [...] Read full article: Two white men in car chased Black teens ...→

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

A police chief in Iowa apologized Tuesday and said that his Facebook comment that appeared to refer to Black Lives Matter protesters as “road bumps” was just a [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief claims Facebook commen...→

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed On Leave

No official reason was immediately given for the temporary removal of Darren Goodman as police chief. Read full article: Upland Police Chief Mysteriously Placed ...→

Detroit police arrest wrong Black man based on facial recognition technology error, ACLU says

Detroit police arrest wrong Black man based on facial recognition technology error, ACLU says

A 42-year-old Black man said Detroit police unjustly arrested him after facial recognition technology incorrectly flagged him as a shoplifting suspect. Robert [...] Read full article: Detroit police arrest wrong Black man ba...→

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

De Blasio plans to install Black Lives Matter mural in front of Trump Tower

Mayor Bill de Blasio is planning to install a massive Black Lives Matter mural right outside Trump Tower in Manhattan, The Post has learned. Plans for the mura [...] Read full article: De Blasio plans to install Black Lives M...→

Camille Cosby on her husband’s appeal and the Black Lives Matter and #MeToo movements

Camille Cosby on her husband’s appeal and the Black Lives Matter and #MeToo movements

In her first major media interview in six years, Bill Cosby's wife Camille Cosby told ABC News that the #MeToo movement needs to "clean up their act." Read full article: Camille Cosby on her husband’s appeal an...→

Fairfax Co. police disproportionately use force on Black people; Chief, NAACP respond | WTOP

A new report shows Fairfax County Police have disproportionately used force on Black residents — the local NAACP and the police chief agree more should be done [...] Read full article: Fairfax Co. police disproportionately us...→

Alicia Keys to Host Nickelodeon Special with Black Lives Matter Leaders Answering Questions from Kids

Alicia Keys to Host Nickelodeon Special with Black Lives Matter Leaders Answering Questions from Kids

"Kids, Race and Unity" is a one-hour special, hosted by Alicia Keys, that features Black Lives Matter leaders answering questions from kids and offers tools fo [...] Read full article: Alicia Keys to Host Nickelodeon Special ...→

Black Lives Matter Destroys Statue of Immigrant Who Died Fighting Slavery

Black Lives Matter Destroys Statue of Immigrant Who Died Fighting Slavery

Black Lives Matter destroyed a statue of Col. Hans Christian Heg, an immigrant from Norway who died fighting for the Union against slavery. Read full article: Black Lives Matter Destroys Statue of Im...→

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

A black police officer lectured a white Black Lives Matter protester as she attempted to accuse one of his white colleagues of racism. Read full article: WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures Whi...→

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch police officer's union president Steve Aiello has apologized after making a social media comment about police and protesters. Read full article: Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apol...→

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief’s job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing the [...] Read full article: Four final candidates make their pitch f...→

False stories about

False stories about "paid protesters" spike — again — in effort to delegitimize Black Lives Matter protests

NewsGuard's Misinformation Monitor tracks misinformation with exclusive data from five countries. Here's the June 2020 edition. Read full article: False stories about "paid protesters" sp...→

"No evidence" Black Lives Matter protests caused COVID-19 spike: Study

The research is the first to examine public health fears that the U.S. protests would accelerate the spread of the new coronavirus. Read full article: "No evidence" Black Lives Matter protest...→

"I'm a Blue Lives Matter activist, we have spent our lives defending people who are now behaving like deviants"

The overwhelming majority, if not all, of the police agree that George Floyd's death was a disgraceful incident. But you don't riot. You don't steal and respon [...] Read full article: "I'm a Blue Lives Matter activist, we ha...→

Black Lives Matter activists in Elgin list six demands about police

Black Lives Matter activists in Elgin list six demands about police

Activists in Elgin have generated a list of demands to the city related to policing, including diverting police funds to mental health and other social service [...] Read full article: Black Lives Matter activists in Elgin li...→

Opinion | Are Black Lives What Really Matter to Companies?

Opinion | Are Black Lives What Really Matter to Companies?

The movement was founded in 2013. Seven years later, what should we make of corporate America’s newfound support? Read full article: Opinion | Are Black Lives What Really Ma...→

MN senator says ‘racism is just a sidebar’ in Minneapolis police scrutiny. Black senator: That’s ‘insulting.’

MN senator says ‘racism is just a sidebar’ in Minneapolis police scrutiny. Black senator: That’s ‘insulting.’

A white Minnesota state senator and former sheriff downplayed racism and police violence in a news conference Tuesday on the topic of police reform — and promp [...] Read full article: MN senator says ‘racism is just a sideba...→

Black Lives Matter moves to oust LA County's first black DA, saying not enough police prosecuted

Black Lives Matter moves to oust LA County's first black DA, saying not enough police prosecuted

The Los Angeles chapter of Black Lives Matter is looking to remove County District Attorney Jackie Lacey, for failing to prosecute more police officers who wer [...] Read full article: Black Lives Matter moves to oust LA Coun...→

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale’s Chief of Police is calling two videos of suspended officer Steven Pohorence concerning, as the police department continues investigating the [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 ...→

Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism' To Black Lives Matter Movement

Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism' To Black Lives Matter Movement

Feeling their community lacks awareness or discussion around racial inequality, a group of youngsters in Edgewater, NJ are using "chalktivism" to contribute to [...] Read full article: Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism'...→

Black Florida police chiefs speak on the challenges of hiring more minorities

Black Florida police chiefs speak on the challenges of hiring more minorities

Despite years of talking about change, Florida law enforcement agencies are still made up of predominately white officers. Investigative reporter Katie LaGrone [...] Read full article: Black Florida police chiefs speak on the...→

Allen West bashes Black Lives Matter as 'overseers' of Democrats' 'economic plantation'

Allen West bashes Black Lives Matter as 'overseers' of Democrats' 'economic plantation'

Lt. Col. Allen West blasted the "Black Lives Matter" movement and the Democratic Party Tuesday, claiming that both groups are pursuing an agenda that hurts bla [...] Read full article: Allen West bashes Black Lives Matter as ...→