Leaked bodycam video shows new details of George Floyd’s arrest

In partial footage obtained by the Daily Mail from the body cameras worn by two of the now-former Minneapolis police officers involved in the arrest of George Floyd, a panicked Floyd can be seen struggling with officers while in the back of a squad car in the minutes before his death, saying, “I can’t breathe.” … Read more Leaked bodycam video shows new details of George Floyd’s arrest

For this Black mom in Portland, every day is a protest

Born and raised in Oregon, Teal Lindseth has struggled against racism her whole life. But it wasn’t until George Floyd’s killing that she found her voice as an activist. Read more: https://wapo.st/33r8GaY. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Access All: Diversifying high fashion

Though diversity in fashion has improved in recent years, the industry has also been beset by accusations of racism at major fashion houses. But leaders like Naomi Campbell see the Black Lives Matter movement as pushing the industry forward. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the … Read more Access All: Diversifying high fashion

Vogue editor: ‘It won’t be last time I’m racially profiled’

Editor-in-Chief of British Vogue, Edward Enninful, has told Sky News he was aware of racism growing up but never let it stop him. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download … Read more Vogue editor: ‘It won’t be last time I’m racially profiled’

How can transracial adoptees reconcile their identities? | The Stream

While once rare in the US, parents adopting children of a different race to their own is now common. Some 73 percent of non-white children who are adopted are done so by white parents. Overall, more than 40 percent of adoptions in the US are transracial, a significant increase from 28 percent in 2004. A … Read more How can transracial adoptees reconcile their identities? | The Stream

‘black’ to ‘Black’: Rewriting the race style guide | The Listening Post (Feature)

The police killing of George Floyd – a Black man – in Minnesota did more than dominate the news agenda. It filled streets with protests against racism and has started to change things. All kinds of institutions have been affected. On this front, the American media have a vast range of issues to address, from … Read more ‘black’ to ‘Black’: Rewriting the race style guide | The Listening Post (Feature)

Portugal anti-racism rally: Anger at shooting of Black actor

The killing of a Black actor in Portugal has sparked anti-racism protests. A white man in his 80s has been charged with the murder. Al Jazeera’s Barbara Angopa reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ #AlJazeeraEnglish #BlackLivesMatter #Portugal

Black Lives Matter: Ahmaud Arbery ‘never thought his life would have been cut short that way’

Ahmaud Arbery, an unarmed 25-year-old Black jogger, was shot dead by two white men when he was out running in Brunswick, Georgia earlier this year. He adds his name to the list of young Black men whose lives have been violently cut short, sparking a wave of national protests against racism. FRANCE 24 went to speak to his friends and family. … Read more Black Lives Matter: Ahmaud Arbery ‘never thought his life would have been cut short that way’

Hoop Streams: Celtics-Bucks preview | Back to Basketball

Basketball is back! Cassidy Hubbarth is joined by Amin Elhassan and Kendrick Perkins to preview Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks taking on Jayson Tatum and the Celtics on ESPN. After recapping LeBron’s defensive skills to beat the Clippers, and Zion’s disappointing benching, the Hoop Streams crew will discuss bubble life and the NBA’s stand against … Read more Hoop Streams: Celtics-Bucks preview | Back to Basketball

What Can the Fed Do to Promote Diversity at the Bank?

Jul.30 — On this edition of “Bloomberg Equality,” Michelle Holder, assistant professor of economist at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, discusses racial, ethnic and gender inequality in the U.S., and how the coronavirus outbreak is affecting the issues.  A former senior Federal Reserve economist, Claudia Sahm, levied a broad critique of her profession Wednesday, saying that … Read more What Can the Fed Do to Promote Diversity at the Bank?

Planet Normal: Claire Fox on why the BBC is now the “woke” channel

Subscribe to Planet Normal to make sure you never miss an episode: https://www.playpodca.st/planetnormal For the next two weeks former MP Kate Hoey steps into Allison Pearson’s space-boots to join Liam Halligan as co-pilot to Planet Normal. Their guest this week is former MEP and director of the Institute of Ideas, Claire Fox, who tells Liam … Read more Planet Normal: Claire Fox on why the BBC is now the “woke” channel

From Shetland to Monmouth: three young voices behind the UK’s anti-racism protests

From cities to towns, at the heart of the recent anti-racism protests in Britain there has been a new generation declaring in their thousands that black lives – their lives – matter. As part of our Young, British and Black series, the Guardian has interviewed Eleanor Woolstencroft, 14, Mara Ival-Duncan, 19, Nyasha Katsande, 20, on their experiences … Read more From Shetland to Monmouth: three young voices behind the UK’s anti-racism protests

Coronavirus Updates: Trump Backs Hydroxychloroquine—Again as Biden Slams His Covid-19 Response

Stay informed with QuickTake’s coronavirus coverage of up-to-the-minute stories on the COVID-19 crisis. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #CoronavirusUpdates — The feud between conservatives and social media companies over alleged censorship escalated Tuesday after President Donald Trump and his son shared a fresh dose of misinformation about a disproven drug for treating the coronavirus in videos that were … Read more Coronavirus Updates: Trump Backs Hydroxychloroquine—Again as Biden Slams His Covid-19 Response

Why China can make America great?

America is facing a tough choice, around issues such as racism, immigration and health care. Matters will continue to worsen if America does not confront its challenges. America needs the boldness and courage to reform like China did 40 years ago. Though China cannot tell what will make America great again, it can say how: … Read more Why China can make America great?

‘Wall of Moms’ joins anti-racism protests in Portland, U.S.

Black Lives Matter protests have been ongoing in Portland, Oregon, for almost two months. In recent days, they have been joined by a growing number of mothers. The “Wall of Moms” is a group of women who stand on the front lines to protect others. They arrive wearing yellow, some carrying sunflowers, and chant: “Feds … Read more ‘Wall of Moms’ joins anti-racism protests in Portland, U.S.