Articles Tagged 'Black Lives Matter'
BLM activist who documented time inside US Capitol during Trump riots wanted to ‘see the truth’
A self-styled Black Lives Matter activist found himself in the midst of the charge on Capitol Hill — although he says he was just there… READ MORE
Black couple’s cars burned, home spray-painted after displaying BLM sign
A Texas family woke up last Wednesday to find their two cars lit on fire, and “Trump 20” spray-painted on their home after putting a… READ MORE
Minneapolis approves cuts to police budget, not staffing
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis City Council unanimously approved a budget early Thursday that will shift about $8 million from the police department toward violence… READ MORE
In liberal California, Black Lives Matter protests in some towns meet with ‘scary’ backlash
LODI, Calif. — Pastor Nelson Rabell-González knew that “livable, lovable Lodi,” as locals call it, had a problem when men carrying a noose and baseball… READ MORE
BLM activist Cori Bush wins in Missouri, becomes state’s first black congresswoman
A Black Lives Matter activist in Missouri breezed to an election night victory to become the state’s first black congresswoman.
Cori Bush, who may become… READ MORE
San Francisco officials let people sue over racist 911 calls
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fed up with white people calling 911 about people of color selling water bottles, barbecuing or otherwise going about their lives,… READ MORE
Tennessee poll worker fired after turning away voters in Black Lives Matter shirts, masks
MEMPHIS — A Shelby County, Tennessee, poll worker was fired Friday after election officials learned that he had turned away voters who were wearing masks… READ MORE
Missouri Governor Parson activates National Guard following ‘recent instances of civil unrest across the country’
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson activated the National Guard on Thursday in response to the national unrest over the Breonna Taylor case in Kentucky.
In a… READ MORE
2 arrested as Trump supporters, Proud Boys gather for Labor Day caravan, Salem rally
Right-wing activists and supporters of President Donald Trump caravanned down highways around the Portland area in support of the president and police, and in opposition… READ MORE
Trump accuses Dems of allowing ‘thuggery’ in response to Pittsburgh diner video
President Trump responded to a viral video in which protesters in Pittsburgh appear to be disturbing an elderly white couple dining at a restaurant outdoors,… READ MORE