Buffalo Mayor Gives Update After Police Officers Suspended for Shoving 75-Year-Old Protester

Prosecutors were investigating Friday after a video captured police in Buffalo shoving a 75-year-old man who then fell and cracked his head, a confrontation that resulted in the suspension of two officers. Video of Thursday night’s encounter, which happened near the conclusion of protests over the death of George Floyd in Minnesota, quickly sparked outrage. … Read more Buffalo Mayor Gives Update After Police Officers Suspended for Shoving 75-Year-Old Protester

Policeman set on fire during protest in Mexico (GRAPHIC)

On May 4, the lxtlahuacan de los Membrillos police arrested and beat the 30-year-old man, allegedly for not wearing a protective mask in the midst of the coronavirus health emergency. Hours later, the victim died from brain injuries after being transferred to a hospital. Around 1,000 people protested on Thursday outside the Government Palace of … Read more Policeman set on fire during protest in Mexico (GRAPHIC)

What George Floyd’s Killing Highlighted about Protests, Policing and Racism in America

George Floyd. Ahmaud Arbery. Breonna Taylor. The recent killings of black men and women have sparked global outrage, with people around the world demanding change. Join us for a Bloomberg QuickTake special on racism, policing and protests in the United States. On today’s show (June 5): · Meet the Minneapolis protesters risking their lives to … Read more What George Floyd’s Killing Highlighted about Protests, Policing and Racism in America

Policeman set on fire during protest in Mexico

On May 4, the lxtlahuacan de los Membrillos police arrested and beat the 30-year-old man, allegedly for not wearing a protective mask in the midst of the coronavirus health emergency. Hours later, the victim died from brain injuries after being transferred to a hospital. Around 1,000 people protested on Thursday outside the Government Palace of … Read more Policeman set on fire during protest in Mexico

Al Sharpton accuses Trump of using Bible as a prop during George Floyd eulogy

The Rev Al Sharpton gave a eulogy at a memorial service for George Floyd in Minneapolis, where he hit out at Donald Trump for posing with a Bible in front of a St John’s church in Washington DC. ‘We cannot use Bibles as a prop’, Sharpton said. ‘For those that have agendas that are not … Read more Al Sharpton accuses Trump of using Bible as a prop during George Floyd eulogy

Boris Johnson stands by advisor Dominic Cummings who broke the lockdown rules | 7.30

Boris Johnson is sticking by his chief advisor despite outrage over his behaviour during the coronavirus pandemic. Dominic Cummings, who helped create the UK’s strict lockdown rules, was caught more than once breaking them but has faced no consequences. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on … Read more Boris Johnson stands by advisor Dominic Cummings who broke the lockdown rules | 7.30

John Boyega’s POWERFUL Anti-Racism Speech at George Floyd Protest in London

Star Wars star John Boyega has shared his outrage over the death of George Floyd and spoke out against racism at a protest in London. He suggested his speech could have an impact on his career. Co-stars, Hollywood directors and producers have assured the 28-year-old star they have his back. #JohnBoyega #GeorgeFloyd #BLM

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

Protesters perform the haka outside the US consulate in NZ | George Floyd Protests

Protesters in New Zealand performed the haka outside the US consulate in downtown Auckland in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. It was one of the many protests that took place around the globe to after the death of George Floyd in the US – which has sparked outrage that has swept across a … Read more Protesters perform the haka outside the US consulate in NZ | George Floyd Protests

Why does police brutality and racial bias keep showing up in the U.S.?

George Floyd, a 46-year-old African American, died after being handcuffed and pinned to the ground with a police officer’s knee to his neck. He said, many times, that he couldn’t breathe, but was ignored. And this incident has sparked protests and outrage across the U.S. It all began with Floyd being reported for allegedly trying … Read more Why does police brutality and racial bias keep showing up in the U.S.?

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

All 4 officers charged in George Floyd’s death l BREAKING NEWS

The death of George Floyd, a black man who died on Memorial Day after he was pinned down by a white Minnesota police officer, has sparked outrage and protests in Minneapolis and across the United States. Second-degree murder, third-degree murder and manslaughter charges have been filed against Derek Chauvin, the officer who prosecutors say held … Read more All 4 officers charged in George Floyd’s death l BREAKING NEWS