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# Black Lives Matter

#BlackLivesMatter was founded in 2013 in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer. Black Lives Matter Foundation, Inc is a global organization in the US, UK, and Canada, whose mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes. Check out this section for curated News, Articles & Videos about 'Black Lives Matter'.

#BlackLivesMatter was founded in 2013 in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer. Black Lives Matter Foundation, Inc is a global organization in the US, UK, and Canada, whose mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes. Check out this section for curated News, Articles & Videos about 'Black Lives Matter'.

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WNBA team owner out after Black Lives Matter clash

Former US senator Kelly Loeffler's controversial stint as a WNBA team owner ended Friday as the women's league and NBA board of governors approved the sale of the Atlanta Dre...


Disparity in police response: Black Lives Matter protests and ...

The difference in law enforcement responses has shed light on what some see as a historically Black and white issue of policing. READ MORE: https://abcn.ws/3aMCjXK #ABCNews #BlackLivesMatter #CapitolRI...


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Black Lives Matter opens up about its finances

“We want to uplift Black joy and liberation, not just Black death.&qu...


Angie Thomas’s ‘Concrete Rose’ Is a Love Song for Young Black ...

In “Concrete Rose,” Angie Thomas returns to the world of “The Hate U Give” to explore one pivotal character’s early da...


Priti Patel hits out at 'dreadful' Black Lives Matter protests...

The home secretary, Priti Patel, has said she did not support the Black Lives Matter protests and disagreed taking the knee. Speaking on LBC's Call the Cabinet with Nick Ferrari, Patel said: "Protesting in the way which people did last summer was ...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

Black Lives Matter ad condemns White supremacy ahead of Trump ...

A new Black Lives Matter ad is calling for an end to White supremacy using footage of the Jan. 6 Capitol riots and historic Ku Klux Klan rallies to pressure lawmakers to impeach and convict former President Donald Tru...


News  »  Business

Judge rejects Whole Foods employees' claims over Black Lives M...

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A federal judge on Friday dismissed nearly all of a lawsuit accusing upscale grocery chain Whole Foods Market of illegally punishing workers who wore Black Lives Matter face masks on the j...


2 Picture Books Celebrate the Poetry and Promise of Black Lives

In “Have I Ever Told You Black Lives Matter” and “The ABCs of Black History,” U is for Unfinish...


News  »  Politics

Seattle Public Schools' Black Lives Matter lesson plans advanc...

Seattle Public Schools teaching Black Lives Matter lesson plans to children advance "anti-police narratives," radio host Jason Rantz said on Tuesd...


By the Numbers: Black Lives Matter nominated for Nobel Peace P...

Black Lives Matter, the largest social movement in U.S. history, was nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Pri...


News  »  Politics

Black Lives Matter backs ‘Squad’ member’s push to expel over 1...

The Black Lives Matter movement on Monday put its weight behind "Squad" member Rep. Cori Bush’s, D-Mo., proposal to investigate and potentially expel Republicans who opposed certifying the 2020 presidential election resu...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

Black Lives Matter proposed for Nobel Peace Prize

Black Lives Matter, a movement that became a rallying cry after the killing by US police of an unarmed black man, has been proposed for the Nobel Peace Prize, a Norwegian MP said Saturday.Founded in the United States in 2013, the movement received...


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Anti-Racism Movement Black Lives Matter Proposed For Nobel Pea...

Black Lives Matter, a movement which became a rallying cry after the killing by US police of an unarmed black man, has been proposed for the Nobel Peace Prize, a Norwegian MP said Saturd...


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Black Lives Matter movement nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

A Norwegian lawmaker has nominated the Black Lives Matter movement for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize for bringing attention to racial inequities around the worl...


News  »  World  /  Europe

Black Lives Matter foundation wins Swedish human rights prize

Organisers of the Olof Palme prize praise the group for promoting "peaceful civil disobedienc...


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Here's why experts and lawmakers say you can't compare Black L...

Hours before President Donald Trump was impeached on Wednesday for his role in inciting last week's deadly attack, lawmakers described the rioters as White supremacis...