George Floyd Protests

Protesting Her Own Employer

2 minutes ago   |   NY Times

How an assistant apparel designer at Adidas came to lead daily protests against her employer's handling of race.
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Belarusian opposition leader calls for new protests and vote recount

6 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

MINSK - Belarusian opposition politician Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya on Friday called for more peaceful protests and urged supporters to sign an online petition demanding a...
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The Black Lives Next Door

22 minutes ago   |   NY Times

A new generation of activists is trying to figure out where to concentrate its efforts. Residential desegregation is the final frontier.
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Belarus releases protesters before EU discussion on sanctions

38 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

European Union foreign ministers are due to discuss possible new sanctions on the Belarusian leadership.
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Belarusian opposition leader calls for new protests and vote recount

40 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

MINSK - Belarusian opposition politician Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya on Friday asked supporters to sign an online petition demanding a recount of last Sunday's presidential...
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Several dead in Ivory Coast over president's third-term bid

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

Four killed after clashes between protesters and police in the West African country after Alassane Ouattara's decision.
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Belarus authorities free detainees amid protesters' pressure

2 hours ago   |   ABC News

Belarusian authorities have released dozens of people detained during massive demonstrations contesting the results of a vote that extended the rule of the nation's...
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Austria's foreign minister joins call for sanctions against Belarus

3 hours ago   |   National Post

VIENNA - Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg on Friday supported calls from other European Union member states to consider sanctions against Belarus in response to...
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Australian survey: younger Olympians more willing to protest

Australian survey: younger Olympians more willing to protest

4 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

BRISBANE, Australia - An Australian survey shows a higher proportion of younger Olympians would be prepared to use games venues or medal podiums as a platform for demonstrations.
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Former Slave Ports Are at Center of U.K.'s Reckoning With Racism

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Liverpool provides a lesson for Bristol as it deals with the aftermath of protests.
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Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

The Pentagon is forming a new task force to investigate UFOs that have been observed by U.S. military aircraft, according to two defense officials. Read more ...

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Newly released body cam footage shows onlookers demanding police help the man. Read more ...

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump also predicted, without providing evidence, that mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud in November. Read more ...

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

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Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game...

Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game 'Fortnite' over their app store policies. Here's what you need to know about the major antitrust battle it reignited

Epic Games sued Apple and Google on Thursday for booting its popular video game "Fortnite" from their app stores, accusing the companies of engaging in monopolistic... Read more ...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's Supreme Court after the USPS said they couldn't guarantee on time delivery of mail-in-ballots

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Poll: Biden Expands Lead, A Third Of Country Says It Won't Get Vaccinated

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Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns...

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Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up' outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying... Read more ...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of India's Independence Day

Indian security forces have launched a search operation after two police officers were killed in a terrorist attack in disputed Kashmir, as the country prepares for its annual... Read more ...

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

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