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Michael Brown's father, Ferguson activists demand $20M from BLM

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The father of Michael Brown and other activists from Ferguson, Missouri, are demanding financial support from Black Lives Matter after the organization revealed it raised over $90 million last year. Michael Brown Sr., whose son was fatally shot by a white police officer in August 2014, along with the other activists that helped propel the...
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‘Where's our restitution?' Ferguson activists & Mike Brown Sr. demand BLM cough up $20 MILLION, a fraction of its global donations

‘Where's our restitution?' Ferguson activists & Mike Brown Sr. demand BLM cough up $20 MILLION, a fraction of its global donations

1 month ago   |   By RT

A Ferguson, Missouri activist group and Michael Brown Sr. are demanding that Black Lives Matter shell out $20 million to local organizers, accusing the org of abandoning “freedom fighters” while it basks in the public spotlight.
Tory Russell, who co-founded Ferguson's International Black Freedom Alliance, appeared in a video alongside the father of the late Michael Brown on Tuesday, calling on BLM's national leadership to send a cool $20 million to the IBFA and other community groups.
“Today, we hold Black Lives Matter accountable. The movement that has catapulted into the limelight has...
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3 killed, 2 injured in Kenosha County bar shooting

3 killed, 2 injured in Kenosha County bar shooting

SOMERS, Wis. - Three people were killed and two people were seriously injured in a shooting early Sunday morning at Somers House Tavern in Somers, Wisconsin, according to... Read more ...

This woman has lovingly made more than 1,500 special masks for kids at a...

This woman has lovingly made more than 1,500 special masks for kids at a Missouri hospital

Chris Huff is a retired nurse, mother of four, grandmother and quilter who is going through her fabric fast. Read more ...

'A wonderful opportunity': Mars helicopter historic flight could happen on...

'A wonderful opportunity': Mars helicopter historic flight could happen on Monday

"It should take us about six seconds to climb to our maximum height for this first flight. When we hit 10 feet, Ingenuity will go into a hover that should last - if all goes... Read more ...

‘They both suck': Jake Paul destroys ex-UFC star Ben Askren on widely-mocked...

‘They both suck': Jake Paul destroys ex-UFC star Ben Askren on widely-mocked ‘wild day for boxing' featuring Justin Bieber

YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul wiped out Ben Askren in the first round of the ex-MMA fighter's first boxing match, providing a suitably farcical ending to a night that was... Read more ...

Robert Whittaker dominates Kelvin Gastelum in UFC bout

Robert Whittaker dominates Kelvin Gastelum in UFC bout

Robert Whittaker overwhelmed Kelvin Gastelum in every facet, cruising to a unanimous decision in their UFC middleweight main event Saturday night in Las Vegas. Whittaker... Read more ...

US and China agree to cooperate on climate crisis

US and China agree to cooperate on climate crisis

SEOUL, South Korea - The United States and China, the world's two biggest carbon polluters, agreed to cooperate to curb climate change with urgency, just days before President... Read more ...

Maxine Waters attends protest over police killing of Daunte Wright

Maxine Waters attends protest over police killing of Daunte Wright

Fiery California Rep. Maxine Waters joined hundreds of angry protesters who thronged Brooklyn Center, Minnesota early Sunday, all breaking the 11 p.m. curfew together during a... Read more ...

FedEx shooter Brandon Scott Hole bought guns legally last year: police

FedEx shooter Brandon Scott Hole bought guns legally last year: police

The former FedEx worker who murdered eight people in Indianapolis legally bought the two weapons he used, police said Saturday night - even though he should have been barred... Read more ...

Protesters gather in Raleigh Saturday to oppose recent police shootings

Protesters gather in Raleigh Saturday to oppose recent police shootings

Protesters are fueled by the outrage of recent police shootings that resulted in the deaths of minorities, including 20-year-old Daunte Wright and 13-year-old Adam Toledo. Read more ...

Charlestown's Kiyaunta Goodwin commits to Kentucky

Charlestown's Kiyaunta Goodwin commits to Kentucky

Four-star offensive tackle commits to Kentucky on Saturday. He chose UK over Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Michigan State Read more ...