Walter Wallace Jr. is killed by police less than a minute after they arrive | Nightline

ABC News published this video item, entitled “Walter Wallace Jr. is killed by police less than a minute after they arrive | Nightline” – below is their description. Wallace Jr. got married less than a month before he was killed by Philadelphia police during a mental health crisis. The devoted father had a history of … Read more Walter Wallace Jr. is killed by police less than a minute after they arrive | Nightline

‘Empty words’ | #BlackLivesMatter call out politicians’ reform pledge

RT published this video item, entitled “‘Empty words’ | #BlackLivesMatter call out politicians’ reform pledge” – below is their description. The conviction of former officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd has only fired up Black Lives Matter demonstrators. They’ve poured back on to the streets, saying the police shooting of a black … Read more ‘Empty words’ | #BlackLivesMatter call out politicians’ reform pledge

Amazon Win Delivers a Stinging Defeat to the U.S. Labor Movement

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Amazon Win Delivers a Stinging Defeat to the U.S. Labor Movement” – below is their description. The union loss against Amazon.com Inc. in Bessemer, Ala. marks a stinging defeat for the U.S. labor movement, one made all the more painful by its familiarity. In recent decades, top … Read more Amazon Win Delivers a Stinging Defeat to the U.S. Labor Movement

Police chief says Chauvin broke police rules and ethics code while arresting Floyd

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Police chief says Chauvin broke police rules and ethics code while arresting Floyd” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video In the U.S., the trial of Derek Chauvin continues for a second week. The former Minneapolis police officer is charged in connection to the death of #GeorgeFloyd. The … Read more Police chief says Chauvin broke police rules and ethics code while arresting Floyd

First week of testimony concludes in George Floyd trial

CGTN published this video item, entitled “First week of testimony concludes in George Floyd trial” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-04-03/First-week-of-testimony-concludes-in-George-Floyd-trial-Z9E0IvPE3e/index.html A senior #police officer testified in the murder trial of Derek Chauvin that it was “totally unnecessary” for him to kneel on #GeorgeFloyd’s neck. The testimony from the head of the homicide … Read more First week of testimony concludes in George Floyd trial

George Floyd murder trial: Jury selection underway after delay

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “George Floyd murder trial: Jury selection underway after delay” – below is their description. The first jurors were selected on Tuesday in the high-profile #trial of the white police officer accused of killing #GeorgeFloyd, an African-American man whose death laid bare racial wounds in the United States … Read more George Floyd murder trial: Jury selection underway after delay

Disparity in police response: Black Lives Matter protests and Capitol riot l ABC News

ABC News published this video item, entitled “Disparity in police response: Black Lives Matter protests and Capitol riot l ABC News” – below is their description. The difference in law enforcement responses has shed light on what some see as a historically Black and white issue of policing. READ MORE: https://abcn.ws/3aMCjXK #ABCNews #BlackLivesMatter #CapitolRIots ABC … Read more Disparity in police response: Black Lives Matter protests and Capitol riot l ABC News

How Minneapolis became the epicenter for the BLM movement

CNN published this video item, entitled “How Minneapolis became the epicenter for the BLM movement” – below is their description. In the aftermath of George Floyd’s death, Minneapolis City Council member Jeremiah Ellison found himself at the heart of a nation-wide conversation on the future of policing and public safety. Watch to see how the … Read more How Minneapolis became the epicenter for the BLM movement

Black-only online spaces allow for safe expression

Global News published this video item, entitled “Black-only online spaces allow for safe expression” – below is their description. The Black Lives Matter protests of last summer, following the death of George Floyd sparked a racial reckoning. The movement forced Canadians to examine the issues and obstacles people of colour face everyday in this country. … Read more Black-only online spaces allow for safe expression

Joe Biden: BLM Protesters Would Have Been ‘Treated Differently’ At Capitol Demonstrations | NBC News

NBC News published this video item, entitled “Joe Biden: BLM Protesters Would Have Been ‘Treated Differently’ At Capitol Demonstrations | NBC News” – below is their description. President-elect Joe Biden called protesters at the Capitol a “mob of thugs” and said if they were a group of Black Lives Matter demonstrators they would have been … Read more Joe Biden: BLM Protesters Would Have Been ‘Treated Differently’ At Capitol Demonstrations | NBC News

Bystanders Angered By Capitol Riots, Compare To Black Lives Matter Protests | NBC News NOW

NBC News published this video item, entitled “Bystanders Angered By Capitol Riots, Compare To Black Lives Matter Protests | NBC News NOW” – below is their description. Two bystanders in a Washington street expressed strong feelings at the riots unfolding at the Capitol and contrasted the response of the authorities to Black Lives Matter protests. … Read more Bystanders Angered By Capitol Riots, Compare To Black Lives Matter Protests | NBC News NOW

DC Protests 2021 Vs BLM 2020: How Law Enforcement Responded

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “DC Protests 2021 Vs BLM 2020: How Law Enforcement Responded” – below is their description. About four hours after a mob of Trump’s supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol and forced debate on Joe Biden’s victory in the Electoral College to be suspended, the building was declared secure … Read more DC Protests 2021 Vs BLM 2020: How Law Enforcement Responded

“Macron’s clearly tilted to the right.” Outrage over police brutality, new security law

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “”Macron’s clearly tilted to the right.” Outrage over police brutality, new security law” – below is their description. Shocking images of #police brutality come just as the French government pushes a security bill to expand the powers of law enforcement. France Inter’s Pierre Haski and TIME’s Vivienne … Read more “Macron’s clearly tilted to the right.” Outrage over police brutality, new security law

Are BLM prosecutions a deliberate crackdown? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Are BLM prosecutions a deliberate crackdown? | The Stream” – below is their description. People across the United States have continued to demand racial justice since the killing of George Floyd at the hands of police sparked a summer of popular protest. But for many demonstrators, calling … Read more Are BLM prosecutions a deliberate crackdown? | The Stream

L&C Daily: R Kelly’s Identity to be Protected. Developer has Big Plans for Jeffrey Epstein’s Mansion

Law & Crime Network published this video item, entitled “L&C Daily: R Kelly’s Identity to be Protected. Developer has Big Plans for Jeffrey Epstein’s Mansion” – below is their description. A key decision to protect the identity of the jury which will judge R&B artist R. Kelly Plus, a win for a Black Lives Matter … Read more L&C Daily: R Kelly’s Identity to be Protected. Developer has Big Plans for Jeffrey Epstein’s Mansion

According to Wikipedia:

“Black Lives Matter is a decentralized political and social movement advocating for non-violent civil disobedience in protest against incidents of police brutality and all racially motivated violence against black people.”

  • Founders: Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, Opal Tometi Trending
  • Founded: 13 July 2013
  • Location: International, largely in the US
  • Formation: July 13, 2013
  • Type of business: Social movement
  • Purposes: Protest, Advocacy