Published: May 25, 2021
MINNEAPOLIS - Members of George Floyds family took to the streets Sunday to mark the one-year anniversary of his death, marching with hundreds of people, including activists and others who have lost loved ones to the hands of police, in the first of multiple events planned across the country to remember him and rally for racial justice.
Published: May 23, 2021
WASHINGTON - Black Lives Matter activists recently took to the streets of Indianapolis to protest for Palestinians. In Congress, a lawmaker who cut her teeth as a Black Lives Matter organizer and who has compared her clashes with police to those faced by Palestinians tweeted Friday, "A cease-fire ends the bombardment - not the violence."
Published: April 22, 2021
WASHINGTON - Almost immediately after former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of murdering George Floyd late Tuesday afternoon, President Joe Biden was on the phone from the Oval Office, eager to talk to Floyds family.
Published: April 22, 2021
The conviction of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd resonated globally, with foreign dignitaries and community leaders reacting to a verdict that revived calls for an international reckoning on racial inequality in justice systems around the world.
Published: February 09, 2021
WASHINGTON - Months spent in the sun and rain has warped the wooden works of art. They've been tagged and scrawled on, disassembled and pulled down from the windows that sat boarded up for months.
Published: January 31, 2021
WASHINGTON - The self-appointed guardians of the fence that separates Black Lives Matter Plaza in the District of Columbia from the federal parkland of Lafayette Square and the White House grounds gathered once again in the street Saturday as the sun rose.
Published: November 18, 2020
The large number of foreign tourists visiting each year includes a large group that has started to look at condominiums to buy, so they can have a place to stay when they visit Phuket.Some also sought additional rental income when they were not in residence.
Published: September 26, 2020
As the only Black female representative in the Kentucky Capitol, Democratic state Rep. Attica Scott took action after the death of Breonna Taylor, who was fatally shot by police raiding her home in March.
Published: September 10, 2020
Kaleb Tucker graduated from the Virginia Military Institute in May, but he can't stop thinking about the indignities he endured as a Black man on the campus of the country's oldest state-supported military college.