Game Companies Voice Support For #BlackLivesMatter – Inside Gaming Presents: Send News #15

https://secure.actblue.com/donate/ms_blm_homepage_2019 On this episode of Send News, we welcome special guests Blessing Adeoye Jr. and Woolie Madden to talk about the video game industry’s reaction to Black Lives Matter, the current direction of VR, career highs and lows, and where you can find the best diverse representation in video games. You can find more of … Read more Game Companies Voice Support For #BlackLivesMatter – Inside Gaming Presents: Send News #15

NSW Premier says she seeks to make planned #BlackLivesMatter protests illegal | ABC News

Gladys Berejiklian says Police will go to court to try to stop a ‘Black Lives Matter’ protest planned for tomorrow in Sydney. Ms Berejiklian joins governments across Australia in attempting to head off what threatens to be the largest series of public gatherings the nation’s seen since COVID-19 lockdowns began. Read more here: Scott Morrison … Read more NSW Premier says she seeks to make planned #BlackLivesMatter protests illegal | ABC News

Thousands in Hong Kong Defy Ban by Holding Tiananmen Vigil

Thousands gathered across Hong Kong to commemorate victims of China’s military crackdown in Tiananmen Square 31 years ago, defying an unprecedented ban on congregating for this year’s vigil. People skirted around metal barricades to assemble in Victoria Park — where the annual event is held — with many clustering into small groups to adhere to … Read more Thousands in Hong Kong Defy Ban by Holding Tiananmen Vigil

Equalities Minister Kemi Badenoch accuses SNP of inflaming racial tensions

Equalities Minister Kemi Badenoch has accused the SNP of “confected outrage” and “inflaming” racial tension for linking the high BAME coronavirus death rate to the refusal to let new migrants rely on public funds. Responding to Alison Thewliss, she urged MPs to “calm down racial tensions and not inflame them just so we can have … Read more Equalities Minister Kemi Badenoch accuses SNP of inflaming racial tensions

Tens of thousands march in London, two Australian journalists assaulted in protests | ABC News

Two Australian journalists have been assaulted in separate incidents while covering anti-racism protests in London. Nine News Europe correspondent Sophie Walsh was covering a Black Lives Matter protest in Hyde Park on Wednesday morning local time when she was attacked. In a separate incident, another Nine reporter, Ben Avery, had his microphone snatched in an … Read more Tens of thousands march in London, two Australian journalists assaulted in protests | ABC News

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

Watch again: Priti Patel outlines 14-day quarantine travel plan to MPs | Coronavirus

Travellers from overseas could increase the spread of Covid-19, the Home Secretary has said as she outlined time-limited quarantine measures for England. Making a statement to the Commons, Priti Patel said the UK is past the peak of coronavirus but the country is “now more vulnerable to new infections being brought in from abroad”. She … Read more Watch again: Priti Patel outlines 14-day quarantine travel plan to MPs | Coronavirus

Games Industry Responds to #BlackLivesMatter Protests – Inside Gaming Daily

Today we’re diving into the online responses from major video game companies acknowledging the #BlackLivesMatter movement. RESOURCES & CHARITIES [Ways to Act] https://www.waystoact.com/ [Master List for donations, petitions, and actions] https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-0KC83vYfVQ-2freQveH43PWxuab2uWDEGolzrNoIks/mobilebasic [Bail Project] https://bailproject.org/ [Reclaim the Block] https://secure.everyaction.com/zae4prEeKESHBy0MKXTIcQ2 [NAACP Legal Defense Funds] NAACP Legal Defense https://org2.salsalabs.com/o/6857/p/salsa/donation/common/public/?donate_page_KEY=15780&_ga=2.76994453.1694118002.1591051493-1425763017.1591051493 Reach us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/_rufhaus http://twitter.com/mc_lotta http://twitter.com/briangaar http://twitter.com/handsomemaster2 http://twitter.com/charalanahzard … Read more Games Industry Responds to #BlackLivesMatter Protests – Inside Gaming Daily

Tanya Kerssen was shot at by police while standing on her front porch | News Breakfast

Protests continue throughout the United States, driven by anger over the death of Minnesota black man George Floyd in custody, who was asphyxiated when an officer knelt on his neck for just under 9 minutes. The violence and widespread rioting in Minneapolis resulted in Governor Tim Walz calling in the state National Guard to quell … Read more Tanya Kerssen was shot at by police while standing on her front porch | News Breakfast

Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon defends Scotland’s approach to care homes

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has told Sophy Ridge that she doesn’t believe that care home deaths are happening at a higher rate in Scotland. She also said there may be “under-reporting” in England. Pressed whether it was a mistake to discharge patients from hospital into care homes, Ms Sturgeon said at that point “rightly … Read more Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon defends Scotland’s approach to care homes

China urges Canada to release Ms. Meng, not to go further on wrong path

Beijing has voiced its strong opposition to a Canadian court’s ruling on the extradition case of Meng Wanzhou, Huawei’s chief financial officer, and “not go futher down the wrong path,” said a foreign ministry spokesman. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play … Read more China urges Canada to release Ms. Meng, not to go further on wrong path

15-year-old cycled 745 miles across India with her disabled father to return home | Coronavirus

15-year-old girl has become the symbol of the struggle of India’s 40 million stranded migrant labourers after she cycled her disabled father 745-miles from New Delhi to their village home in the state of Bihar. Jyoti Kumari said they had no choice after her father – an auto-rickshaw driver – was made unemployed due to … Read more 15-year-old cycled 745 miles across India with her disabled father to return home | Coronavirus

GTA Publisher Releasing 93 New Games – Inside Gaming Daily

Protect your online privacy today at http://expressvpn.com/inside. Take-Two, the parent company of publishers like Rockstar and 2K, revealed a CRAZY release schedule – an especially surprising move in a time where coronavirus is delaying much of the games industry. So what’s included in this roster… GTA 6?? Tune in to hear our thoughts! Check out … Read more GTA Publisher Releasing 93 New Games – Inside Gaming Daily

Verified initiative to combat COVID-19 misinformation & other topics – Daily Briefing (21 May 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General/Asia-Pacific – Deputy Secretary-General/Labour – Deputy Secretary-General/Financing for Development – Deputy Secretary-General/BBC/Diversity – Protection of Civilians Report – Verified Initiative to Combat COVID-19 Misinformation – Economic and Social Council – Security Council/Somalia – Central African Republic – Syria – Yemen – Lebanon – Bangladesh … Read more Verified initiative to combat COVID-19 misinformation & other topics – Daily Briefing (21 May 2020)

Watch again: Nicola Sturgeon unveils four-phase plan to exit lockdown

Nicola Sturgeon will today unveil a “very careful and cautious” blueprint for moving Scotland out of lockdown in four phases after the public flocked to parks and beaches on the hottest day of the year, report Simon Johnson and Daniel Sanderson. The First Minister will publish a route map that will not even consider starting … Read more Watch again: Nicola Sturgeon unveils four-phase plan to exit lockdown