The weight of slavery and colonisation is still felt today

« Systemic #racism is the same in the #USA and in France, and pretty much all over the world. It’s just a thing humans have unfortunately developed, the fear of others and blaming people of a certain skin color for everybody else’s problems. What kills me in France is that people say ‘race doesn’t exist’, i’ve … Read more The weight of slavery and colonisation is still felt today

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam to Announce Removal of Robert E. Lee Statue

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is expected to announce plans Thursday to remove one of the country’s premier monuments to the Confederacy, a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee along Richmond’s prominent Monument Avenue, a senior administration official told The Associated Press. The Democratic governor will direct the statue to be moved off its massive pedestal … Read more Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam to Announce Removal of Robert E. Lee Statue

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz Writes ‘Justice Now’ at George Floyd Memorial Site

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz visited the George Floyd memorial site in Minneapolis. The governor was seen Wednesday reading tributes and used chalk to write “justice now” on the pavement. Walz told reporters he felt uncomfortable giving any interviews, saying he wanted to focus on Floyd. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow … Read more Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz Writes ‘Justice Now’ at George Floyd Memorial Site

NHS mum reunited with daughters after more than two months apart | Coronavirus

An NHS healthcare worker has been reunited with her daughters after nine weeks apart during the pandemic. Suzie Vaughan, 43, from King’s Lynn, Norfolk, surprised Hettie, seven, and Bella, nine, after spending more than two months away from them while she worked on the front line of the health crisis. The children have been staying … Read more NHS mum reunited with daughters after more than two months apart | Coronavirus

Shayne Ward Re-Records Over The Rainbow to Support NHS and Frontline Workers | Lorraine

X Factor winner, Shayne Ward, appeared on UK’s ITV1 show Lorraine to showcase his wonderful re-recording of “Over the Rainbow” which he has released to benefit the NHS and frontline workers in Britain. It’s been 15 years since Shayne Ward won the X-Factor with his performance of Somewhere Over the Rainbow, and now, he is … Read more Shayne Ward Re-Records Over The Rainbow to Support NHS and Frontline Workers | Lorraine

Australia had its own George Floyd moment, only it passed without international outrage | ABC News

The deep anguish felt after the death of George Floyd is something Indigenous communities understand all too well, except here, they are still waiting for their moment of international reckoning. The response in the United States to the death has been enormous, thousands taking to the streets to protest against the death of black men … Read more Australia had its own George Floyd moment, only it passed without international outrage | ABC News

NSW man practices for national drone racing championships | ABC News

At speeds of up to 150 kilometres per hour, Heath Whibley darts around farm machinery and sprints across paddocks in effortless style. The 20-year-old drone pilot has no boundaries on the family farm at Crooble in northern New South Wales, which he has moved back to after his agribusiness degree was forced to go online … Read more NSW man practices for national drone racing championships | ABC News

Ethnic minority leaders in NHS on what needs to change to keep BAME health workers safe | ITV News

There is growing evidence that a disproportionate number of NHS workers from BAME backgrounds are dying with coronavirus. What is still not known for certain is why. The initial results of a Public Health England review are due next week which will take into account the affects it is having on NHS staff and the … Read more Ethnic minority leaders in NHS on what needs to change to keep BAME health workers safe | ITV News

FC Bayern’s Roadrunner – Alphonso Davies Shows Incredible Speed vs. Dortmund’s Haaland

Alphonso Davies: the new Roadrunner in professional football ► Sub now: https://redirect.bundesliga.com/_bwCS Just 19 years old and already so important for the record champions, Alphonso Davies was the star of Der Klassiker alongside goal-scorer Joshua Kimmich. With his super-sprints, the Canadian thwarted one or two good chances for Borussia Dortmund. After the game, this garnered … Read more FC Bayern’s Roadrunner – Alphonso Davies Shows Incredible Speed vs. Dortmund’s Haaland

Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin charged with murder, manslaughter in George Floyd death | ABC News

BREAKING: Derek Chauvin, one of four former officers fired for involvement in George Floyd’s death, has been charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announces. Freeman says “the investigation is ongoing” with regards to three other former officers. “We felt it appropriate to focus on the most dangerous perpetrator.” abcn.ws/2XbRiDA #georgefloyd … Read more Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin charged with murder, manslaughter in George Floyd death | ABC News

David Haye v Jean Marc-Mormack full What Went Down episode | The night Haye became a world champion

David Haye went into the fight as a slight underdog, having already tasted defeat at the hands of Carl Thompson in his only other world title fight at that point. The Hayemaker was knocked down in the fourth, but bounced back to win via TKO in the seventh. He talks us through what it felt … Read more David Haye v Jean Marc-Mormack full What Went Down episode | The night Haye became a world champion

Ronan Keating on Raising Money for Unicef and Teaming Up With Ed Sheeran | Good Morning Britain

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa Today, Lorraine is joined by Ronan Keating to talk about his new single, and how he filmed the music video in lockdown with just his families help. As well as this, he chats about how he is raising money for Unicef, why he is teaming up with the likes of … Read more Ronan Keating on Raising Money for Unicef and Teaming Up With Ed Sheeran | Good Morning Britain

Footballer Marvin Sordell Talks Mental Health with Prince William | Good Morning Britain

Prince William has revealed the “life-changing” experience of having children brought back the emotions he felt following the death of his mother in a new BBC documentary alongside former professional footballer Marvin Sordell who attempted to take his own life. Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa Broadcast on 28/05/2020 Like, follow and subscribe to Good Morning … Read more Footballer Marvin Sordell Talks Mental Health with Prince William | Good Morning Britain