George Floyd was a catalyst, but 325 years of racism led to removing confederate statues in Richmond

Washington Post published this video item, entitled “George Floyd was a catalyst, but 325 years of racism led to removing confederate statues in Richmond” – below is their description. The death of George Floyd sparked nationwide protests and ultimately led to the removal of 11 confederate statues in the former capital of the Confederacy. But … Read more George Floyd was a catalyst, but 325 years of racism led to removing confederate statues in Richmond

Two Richmond AFL players sent home from Queensland after Gold Coast brawl | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Two Richmond AFL players sent home from Queensland after Gold Coast brawl | ABC News” – below is their description. The AFL has suspended two Richmond Tigers players who were arrested after a brawl on the Gold Coast. Sydney Stack and Callum Coleman-Jones have been banned for … Read more Two Richmond AFL players sent home from Queensland after Gold Coast brawl | ABC News

Meet The Press Broadcast (Full) – August 30th, 2020 | Meet The Press | NBC News

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows talks about the president’s views on violence after shootings in Kenosha and Portland. Biden campaign co-chair Rep. Cedric Richmond (R-La.) says the Democrats have a different approach to doing Black voter outreach than the Trump campaign. Former NBA Player Etan Thomas and WNBA All-Star Sue Bird join Meet … Read more Meet The Press Broadcast (Full) – August 30th, 2020 | Meet The Press | NBC News

Full Meadows: After Deadly Shootings, Chief of Staff Says, ‘Donald Trump’s America Is Peaceful’

Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), Co-Chair, Biden 2020 Campaign, talks to Chuck Todd about during an exclusive interview with Meet the Press.» Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital … Read more Full Meadows: After Deadly Shootings, Chief of Staff Says, ‘Donald Trump’s America Is Peaceful’

Full Cedric Richmond: ‘Who’s On The Side Of Constitutional Policing?’ | Meet The Press | NBC News

Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), Co-Chair, Biden 2020 Campaign, talks to Chuck Todd about how the campaign is responding to the president’s claims at the RNC, during an exclusive interview with Meet the Press.» Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news … Read more Full Cedric Richmond: ‘Who’s On The Side Of Constitutional Policing?’ | Meet The Press | NBC News

Gun-toting protest | Armed militia march to protect firearms rights in Virginia

The chant ‘All rights to all the people’ echoed across Virginia, where lawmakers are debating a Covid-19 emergency budget that could include a tightening-up of gun laws. To state the obvious, the armed-to-the-teeth Virginia Militia opposes Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney’s call to pass strict gun legislation, including on ownership. The toy soldiers weren’t the only … Read more Gun-toting protest | Armed militia march to protect firearms rights in Virginia

Rep: Richmond: Biden Understands ‘Dignity Of Work’ | NBC News

Rep. Cedric Richmond praised Vice President Joe Biden’s work ethic during his speech at the 2020 DNC. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, … Read more Rep: Richmond: Biden Understands ‘Dignity Of Work’ | NBC News

Trump in Wisconsin: Biden is a ‘Puppet’ of the Radical Left

Trump, speaking in Wisconsin, says Hillary Clinton “went crazy” after losing the 2016 election, and that “Joe Biden is nothing but” a puppet of the “radical left.” “He has no clue what’s happening,” Trump says. MORE: Democrats open their virtual national convention Monday showcasing four moderate Republicans and Joe Biden’s defeated progressive opponent Bernie Sanders, … Read more Trump in Wisconsin: Biden is a ‘Puppet’ of the Radical Left

Campaign co-chair reacts to Joe Biden’s handwritten note

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden was photographed holding handwritten notes with Sen. Kamala Harris’ name at the top along with a set of talking points about her, fueling fresh speculation about the California Democrat’s standing as a vice presidential running mate. Biden campaign co-chair Cedric Richmond reacts to the buzz. #CNN #News

Rep. Val Demings Grills Barr on Firing of U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman

Attorney General William Barr was in the hot seat on Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee answering questions about the upcoming 2020 elections. Rep. Cedric Richmond, Democrat from Louisiana questioned Barr on whether the Justice Department expected meddling in the elections, to which Barr responded “yes.” And went on to say he had “no reason … Read more Rep. Val Demings Grills Barr on Firing of U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman

Clashes involving federal agents re-energize protests across the country

From Richmond to Portland, thousands of protesters rallied across the country on July 25 as clashes between activists and federal agents in Portland, Ore., pumped new energy into a movement that began in the wake of the police killing of George Floyd. Read more: https://wapo.st/2CGSGqE. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: … Read more Clashes involving federal agents re-energize protests across the country

Seattle protest: Police charge forward and use pepper spray on retreating protesters

Police have clashed with protesters in Seattle, Oakland and Richmond amid a wave of public anger over President Donald Trump’s planned “surge” of federal agents into major cities. Police in Seattle used flashbang grenades and pepper spray against protesters who set fire to construction trailers outside a youth jail The sounds of repeated small detonations … Read more Seattle protest: Police charge forward and use pepper spray on retreating protesters

Virginia Removes Confederate Statues from State Capitol

Virginia has removed from its iconic state capitol the busts and a statue honoring Confederate generals and officials. That includes a bronze statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee positioned in the same spot where he stood to assume command of the state’s armed forces in the Civil War nearly 160 years ago. They are the … Read more Virginia Removes Confederate Statues from State Capitol

“Why I fell in love with Irish dancing” – BBC News

An African-American Irish dancer talks about her love of Irish dance, to BBC News, after a viral video on TikTok. Morgan Bullock is an African-American Irish dancer from Richmond, Virginia. After a TikTok video of her lightning-footed jigs went viral, she was accused of “cultural appropriation.” Then she got a call from Riverdance… BBC News … Read more “Why I fell in love with Irish dancing” – BBC News