‘The UK is not innocent’: thousands protest racism in London

Thousands of protesters rallied in solidarity with Black Lives Matter across the UK. 
Demonstrators defied calls from government officials to avoid mass gatherings amid the coronavirus pandemic as they demonstrated for an end to systemic racism and demanded racial justice in the wake of the killing of George Floyd in the US
UK anti-racism protesters defy calls to avoid mass gatherings

In This Story: George Floyd

George Floyd was an African-American man who died on 25th May 2020 in Powderhorn, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, following police arrest. Video recording by a witness, showing Floyd repeating “Please”, “I can’t breathe”, and “Don’t kill me”, was widely circulated on social media platforms and broadcast by media. The incident led to widespread protests across the United States.

9 Recent Items: George Floyd

  • The UN’s achievements on human rights
  • L&C Daily: Opening Statements in the TN Case of Joel Guy who Stabbed, Dismembered His Parents
  • Lisa Simpson Inspired Gugu Mbatha-Raw to Learn the Saxophone
  • Oregon Declares Emergency in Portland Ahead of Proud Boys Rally
  • Breonna Taylor protests: 3rd night of protests held after grand jury decision | LIVE
  • Oregon Police Prepare for Weekend Breonna Taylor Protests
  • Crump Demands Kentucky AG Release Grand Jury Evidence in Breonna Taylor Case
  • LIVE: Why Minneapolis Police Traffic Stops Have Plummeted Since George Floyd’s Death
  • At Least Two Louisville Officers Shot During Protests: Police
  • Leave a Comment