Black Lives Matter
Social movement originating in the United States
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Johnson: People should not be ‘bullied’ into ‘taking the knee’
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Mahatma Gandhi's statue in US inaugurated again after being vandalised during protest
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Donald Trump Calls Black Lives Matter Mural a ‘Symbol of Hate’
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Spike Lee welcomes white support for Black Lives Matter movement
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Terry Crews under fire over controversial Black Lives Matter tweet
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#AfricaForBlackLives gives BLM voice to Africans
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Who was Edward Colston, why was his statue toppled?
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Alicia Keys: We should hold each other accountable
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Lin-Manuel Miranda is proud 'Hamilton' has a link to anti-racism protests
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Students demand change for racial inequality in All Black Lives Matter march
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Stuart Broad: I thrive off pressure so empty stadiums will be a challenge
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National Women's Soccer League Start Tournament Protesting Racial Injustice
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Lin-Manuel Miranda feels 'proud' of Hamilton's links to anti-racism protests
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Netflix To Stream Spike Lee's 'Rodney King' Free
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Mille Bobby Brown Waist Length Blonde Hair
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Beyonce and H.E.R.'s protest tracks among Spotify's 2020 'Songs of Summer'
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Alicia Keys to host Nickelodeon special about Black Lives Matter
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Players take a knee as Premier League restartsPremier League players, including champions Manchester City, took a knee before kickoff in support of the "Black Lives Matter" movement as the English season restarted on Wednesday.
Black Lives Matter protester in Denmark was infected with coronavirus, health minister saysDenmark's health minister on Tuesday urged people who took part in a large Black Lives Matter demonstration in Copenhagen to get tested for COVID-19 after one protester tested positive.
'Black Lives Matter' banner removed at U.S. embassy in South Korea after Trump displeased: sourcesA large “Black Lives Matter” banner draped on the outside of the U.S. embassy in Seoul was removed on Monday after President Donald Trump expressed his displeasure about it, two people familiar..
Calls for action, not words, as Johnson launches UK racism commissionBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson came under pressure on Monday to deliver action on racism after he launched a commission on the issue following Black Lives Matter protests.
Britain's Johnson to launch cross-government commission on racismBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson said a cross-government commission would examine racism and the disparities experienced by minority ethnic groups in education, health and the criminal justice..
Black Lives Matter protesters march through TokyoThousands of protesters in Tokyo took part in a Black Lives Matter march on Sunday, calling for an end to racial discrimination and police abuse after the killing of African American George Floyd in..
U.S. embassy in Seoul displays Black Lives Matter banner in support of anti-racism protestsThe U.S. embassy in Seoul draped a huge Black Lives Matter banner on its mission building and tweeted a picture of it in support of an anti-racism campaign across America.
In London skirmishes, suspected far-right protester is rescuedA man identified by the crowd as a far-right protester was carried to safety by a Black Lives Matter protester on Saturday as animosity was briefly set aside on a day of clashes in London between..
Far-right and anti-racism protesters scuffle in LondonScuffles broke out in London on Saturday between far-right activists, Black Lives Matter protesters and police trying to keep the two sides apart.
Thousands attend Black Lives Matter protests across AustraliaThousands of people across Australia attended Black Lives Matter protests on Saturday wearing masks and practising social distancing amid warnings from state leaders to call off the events on fears of..
Taiwan Black Lives Matter protest gets indigenous twistHundreds packed into a park in central Taipei on Saturday for a Black Lives Matter protest, with a group of indigenous Taiwanese given prominent billing to draw attention to discrimination against the..
UK courts prepare fast-track prosecutions for Black Lives Matter protests: The TimesBritish courts are preparing to fast-track prosecutions for the Black Lives Matter protests, as justice secretary Robert Buckland has told magistrates to model the process along the lines of the..
British health minister urges protesters not to attend ralliesBritish health minister Matt Hancock said on Thursday people should not attend large demonstrations for public health reasons after protests in support of the Black Lives Matter movement attracted tens..
Australian PM draws criticism for "no slavery in Australia" commentAustralian officials warned Black Lives Matter supporters they could be arrested if they breach coronavirus restrictions to take part in public protests, as debate erupted over the country's own..
Australian officials warn Black Lives Matter protesters of potential arrestAustralian officials warned supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement on Thursday they could be fined or arrested if they breach coronavirus restrictions to take part in public protests.
ICC to use 'common sense' to deal with Floyd death protestsThe International Cricket Council (ICC) will take a "common sense approach" to deal with any potential Black Lives Matter protests by the players, the governing body said on Wednesday.
British opposition leader Starmer takes a knee in support of Black Lives MatterBritish opposition Labour Party leader Keir Starmer was photographed taking a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement on Tuesday.
Britain's interior minister says violent protestors should face justiceA minority of protesters who were violent during the weekend's "Black Lives Matter" protests in Britain undermined the cause and should face justice, interior minister Priti Patel said on Monday.
Tens of thousands join Black Lives Matter protest in LondonTens of thousands took to the streets of London on Sunday, rallying for a second day running to condemn police brutality after the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, with some wearing face masks..
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Thailand holds Zoom protest for Black Lives Matter movementSome 300 Thais and foreigners in Thailand and elsewhere joined an online protest against racism on Sunday, adding their voices to global calls for justice for black American George Floyd who died in..
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Black Lives Matter protests for U.S. racial justice reach new dimensionU.S. protests sparked by George Floyd's fatal encounter last month with Minneapolis police crossed a new threshold as weekend rallies demanding racial justice stretched from Washington, D.C., to an..
World boxing champion Joshua attends march, says racism is a pandemicHeavyweight boxing world champion Anthony Joshua described racism as a "pandemic" while addressing protesters at a Black Lives Matter march in London on Saturday.
Protests worldwide embrace 'Black Lives Matter' movementThousands took to the streets across Europe and Australia on Saturday, as did hundreds in Tokyo and Seoul, in support of days of U.S. protests against police brutality.
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Kurdish case becomes rallying cry for Japan protest against policeThe case of a Kurdish man who says he was stopped and shoved to the ground by Tokyo police became a rallying cry for protesters marching in solidarity with Black Lives Matter on Saturday.
Thousands in Australia defy bans at Black Lives Matter protestsThousands of Australians gathered in protests on Saturday embracing the cause of U.S. protesters angered by the death of a black man in police custody, defying bans and police warnings that fines will..
D.C. mayor has 'Black Lives Matter' painted on street near White HouseThe mayor of Washington, D.C., had the slogan "Black Lives Matter" painted in massive yellow letters on a street leading to the White House on Friday in tribute to victims of police brutality as she..
Washington emblazons defiant 'Black Lives Matter' sign near White HouseWashington Mayor Muriel Bowser on Friday renamed a street in front of the White House "Black Lives Matter Plaza" and had the slogan painted in huge yellow letters on the roadway in an apparent rebuke..
Black Lives Matter rallies Papuan activists in IndonesiaThousands of miles from the protests that have swept the United States, Black Lives Matter has become a rallying cry for pro-Papuan activists in Indonesia, provoking questions about accusations of..
Australian officials move to block Black Lives Matter protest in SydneyAustralian authorities are taking legal action to try stop a Black Lives Matter protest scheduled to take place in Sydney on Saturday, citing the risk of an outbreak of COVID-19 given the large numbers..
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Australia's most populous state files suit to stop Black Lives Matter protestAustralia's most populous state has lodged a legal application to stop a Black Lives Matter protest occurring in Sydney, state Premier Gladys Berejiklian said on Friday.
Australians urged not to take part in Black Lives Matter protestsAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison urged people not to attend planned Black Lives Matter protests around the country this weekend, citing the risk of spreading the coronavirus.
Australia PM tells locals to avoid Black Lives Matter protests due to COVID-19 threatAustralians should not attend planned protests against the death of black American George Floyd in U.S. police custody due to the risk of spreading coronavirus, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on..
Anti-racism protest targets British PM Johnson's aide CummingsA small group of protesters chanting "Black Lives Matter" gathered on Thursday outside the London home of Dominic Cummings, a close aide to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the centre of a..
New Zealanders protest over death of George FloydThousands of New Zealanders marched peacefully on Monday chanting "Black Lives Matter" in solidarity with George Floyd, a black American who died in police custody in the United States last week.