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Black Lives Matter: The History Of Taking A Knee

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Black Lives Matter: The History Of Taking A Knee

Black Lives Matter: The History Of Taking A Knee

Anti-racism protesters have been ‘taking a knee’ in demonstrations across the world following the death of George Floyd.

Foreign secretary Dominic Raab wrongly suggested in an interview that the act originated from the HBO television drama Game Of Thrones.

So where does taking a knee come from?


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