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Protesters in US face ‘barbaric oppressor’ after cops kill again

20 September 2016
Protests erupted in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Tuesday of last week after police shot dead black man Keith Scott.

Black Lives Matter takes politics back into Carnival

30 August 2016
Notting Hill Carnival’s roots lie in fighting racism, but it’s become corporate and heavily policed. Alistair Farrow spoke to Carnival-goers and activists

Police killing of Dalian Atkinson was ‘legalised murder'

23 August 2016
Dalian Atkinson’s family faces a long fight for justice after his killing, writes Dave Sewell

Black—an insightful tale of racism, poverty and alienation

23 August 2016
Black is a film adaptation of books by author Dirk Bracke—influenced by William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and Arthur Laurents’ West Side Story,

Dalian Atkinson dies from cops’ taser

16 August 2016
Former Aston Villa football player Dalian Atkinson died in Telford on Monday after police tasered him outside his father’s house.

Activists protest across Britain against police racism

06 August 2016
Anti-racist campaigners have held rallies and protests across Britain. Some 200 people marched from the Broadwater Farm estate in Tottenham, north London, to Tottenham police station today, Saturday. They were demanding justice for Mark Duggan and all other victims of police racism and violence. 

Black Lives Matter activists block central London streets

30 July 2016
Activists staged a Black Lives Matter (BLM) demonstration outside Oxford Circus in central London yesterday, Friday. It came amid escalating police racism in Britain and the US.

You can’t change the cops

26 July 2016
The killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile in the US, and Mzee Mohammed in Britain, have inspired a wave of protest.

Black Lives Matter activists meet to organise and discuss strategy

21 July 2016
The Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement in Britain took another significant step forwards last night, Wednesday, as over 100 people met at Shacklewell Lane mosque in east London.

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