Black Lives Matter
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Graham Thorpe: No room for racism in our sport
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Will Smith has been called the N-word by police 'on more than 10 occasions'
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England and West Indies take a knee ahead of first Test
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New York Attorney General Stops Donations to Black Lives Matter Foundation
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Keke Palmer understands the violence of the Black Lives Matter protests
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Don Lemon, Terry Crews Have Heated Debate About Black Lives Matter Movement | THR News
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Stand-in captain Ben Stokes confirms BLM ‘gesture’ from England before Test
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Naomi Campbell confident that fashion industry will change after Black Lives Matter movement
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Sir Patrick Stewart resumes sonnet readings after Black Lives Matter break
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Harry says change is coming during equal rights discussion alongside Meghan
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Johnson: People should not be ‘bullied’ into ‘taking the knee’
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Mahatma Gandhi's statue in US inaugurated again after being vandalised during protest
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Donald Trump Calls Black Lives Matter Mural a ‘Symbol of Hate’
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Spike Lee welcomes white support for Black Lives Matter movement
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Terry Crews under fire over controversial Black Lives Matter tweet
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#AfricaForBlackLives gives BLM voice to Africans
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Who was Edward Colston, why was his statue toppled?
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Alicia Keys: We should hold each other accountable
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Thousands march in peaceful Black Lives Matter rallies in Sydney, NewcastleSunday saw the latest round of Black Lives Matter protests in Australia take place.
Black Lives Matter protesters in Australia call for anti-racism education, action on deaths in custodyProtesters say they will continue holding demonstrations "until there is justice".
'We're sick of being swept under the rug': One young woman’s fight to see justice for her uncleIt's been almost 40 years since her uncle's death, but Kyah Patten hopes the Black Lives Matter movement will help to bring about real change in seeking justice.
Black Lives Matter advocates will again fight police in court for protest rights in NSWAn application will be heard in the NSW Supreme Court on Friday morning to prohibit a Black Lives Matter protest planned for Newcastle.
BLM advocates fight for NSW protest rightsAn application will be heard in the NSW Supreme Court on Friday morning to prohibit a Black Lives Matter protest planned for Newcastle.
Black Lives Matter movement prompts calls for greater focus on Indigenous history in Australian schoolsThe global Black Lives Matter movement has in part highlighted the way students learn about black history and educators in Australia say more can be done here.
Greg Hunt says Black Lives Matter protests contributed to Melbourne coronavirus spikeOnly four people tested positive to coronavirus after the 6 June Black Lives Matter demonstrations, but Greg Hunt still believes they had a role to play in the recent spike in Melbourne.
Did Australia's Black Lives Matter protests cause a spike in COVID-19 cases?Since the 6 June Black Lives Matter protests took place across Australia, there has not been mass outbreaks of COVID-19 as some had warned.
NSW launches deaths in custody inquiry following Black Lives Matter protestsThe motion, moved by the Greens late on Wednesday, acknowledged "the unacceptably high level of First Nations people in custody in NSW".
Victoria records 18 new coronavirus cases, including a third Black Lives Matter protesterA third Black Lives Matter protester has tested positive to coronavirus in Victoria, though it's understood they were not infectious when they were demonstrating.
As calls for social justice reverberate around the world, sport and politics are more entwined than everAs more sporting bodies and personalities stand with the Black Lives Matter movement, their ability to create real social and political change has come to the fore.
Police arrest protesters during Black Lives Matter rally in BrisbaneAmong the arrested protesters was prominent Indigenous rights activist and Aboriginal elder Wayne Wharton.
Four times protests have helped bring about real change in AustraliaAfter two weeks of Black Lives Matter protests around the country, questions are being asked about whether the action will bring about meaningful change.
Black Lives Matter protester in Denmark was infected with coronavirus, health minister saysDenmark's health minister on Tuesday urged people who took part in a large Black Lives Matter demonstration in Copenhagen to get tested for COVID-19 after one protester tested positive.
'Black Lives Matter' banner removed at U.S. embassy in South Korea after Trump displeased: sourcesA large “Black Lives Matter” banner draped on the outside of the U.S. embassy in Seoul was removed on Monday after President Donald Trump expressed his displeasure about it, two people familiar..
Calls for action, not words, as Johnson launches UK racism commissionBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson came under pressure on Monday to deliver action on racism after he launched a commission on the issue following Black Lives Matter protests.
Second person tests positive for COVID-19 after attending Melbourne Black Lives Matter protestVictorian health officials say it's unlikely a protester who tested positive for coronavirus would have transmitted it to others at the Black Lives Matter rally.
Britain's Johnson to launch cross-government commission on racismBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson said a cross-government commission would examine racism and the disparities experienced by minority ethnic groups in education, health and the criminal justice..
Black Lives Matter protesters march through TokyoThousands of protesters in Tokyo took part in a Black Lives Matter march on Sunday, calling for an end to racial discrimination and police abuse after the killing of African American George Floyd in..
U.S. embassy in Seoul displays Black Lives Matter banner in support of anti-racism protestsThe U.S. embassy in Seoul draped a huge Black Lives Matter banner on its mission building and tweeted a picture of it in support of an anti-racism campaign across America.
Far-right and anti-racism protesters scuffle in LondonScuffles broke out in London on Saturday between far-right activists, Black Lives Matter protesters and police trying to keep the two sides apart.
Thousands attend Black Lives Matter protests across AustraliaThousands of people across Australia attended Black Lives Matter protests on Saturday wearing masks and practising social distancing amid warnings from state leaders to call off the events on fears of..
Taiwan Black Lives Matter protest gets indigenous twistHundreds packed into a park in central Taipei on Saturday for a Black Lives Matter protest, with a group of indigenous Taiwanese given prominent billing to draw attention to discrimination against the..
Thousands rally in Perth and Darwin on second weekend of Australian Black Lives Matter protestsProtests in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and against Aboriginal deaths in custody have been held in Darwin and Perth.
Thousands gather across Darwin and Perth for Black Lives Matter protestsProtests in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and against Aboriginal deaths in custody have been held in Darwin and Perth.
Hundreds gather for Black Lives Matter solidarity protest in DarwinHundreds have slowly marched through Darwin’s CBD in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
NSW Police denies officer knowingly made alt-right hand symbol after photo circulates on social mediaFootage showing a NSW police officer making the "OK" hand symbol, which has been co-opted by the alt-right, during a response to Friday night's Black Lives Matter protest has been circulated on social..
WA Attorney General slams state's 'systemic discrimination' ahead of more Black Lives Matter ralliesAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are jailed at a 70 per cent higher rate than the national average in Western Australia, with the state recording the highest number of Indigenous deaths in..
Scott Morrison shoots down ideas of stripping benefits from Black Lives Matter protestersScott Morrison has dismissed suggestions the federal government could stop paying people's welfare payments if they attend protests this weekend.
Public health expert says Black Lives Matter protests should be allowed to go aheadThe Prime Minister has warned Australians against attending this weekend's protests, but experts say this sets a dangerous precedent for democracy.
Watch: The Prime Minister and Chief Medical Officer livePrime Minister Scott Morrison and the Chief Medical Officer Professor Brendan Murphy are speaking live, following warnings from the Finance Minister that a second wave of COVID-19 could cost..
UK courts prepare fast-track prosecutions for Black Lives Matter protests: The TimesBritish courts are preparing to fast-track prosecutions for the Black Lives Matter protests, as justice secretary Robert Buckland has told magistrates to model the process along the lines of the..
British health minister urges protesters not to attend ralliesBritish health minister Matt Hancock said on Thursday people should not attend large demonstrations for public health reasons after protests in support of the Black Lives Matter movement attracted tens..
AFL players take a knee in support of Black Lives Matter movementAFL players have taken a knee for the Black Lives Matter movement before the opening bounce of Thursday night's Richmond and Collingwood clash at the MCG.
Australian PM draws criticism for "no slavery in Australia" commentAustralian officials warned Black Lives Matter supporters they could be arrested if they breach coronavirus restrictions to take part in public protests, as debate erupted over the country's own..
Indigenous groups in Australia overwhelmed with support due to Black Lives Matter ralliesAboriginal-led advocacy groups and not-for-profit organisations say they have been inundated with online donations and messages of support since demonstrations began. It shows people are hungry for..
Australian officials warn Black Lives Matter protesters of potential arrestAustralian officials warned supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement on Thursday they could be fined or arrested if they breach coronavirus restrictions to take part in public protests.
Scott Morrison says anyone who goes to Black Lives Matter rallies should be charged after Melbourne protester tests positive to coronavirusA man in his 30s who attended the Black Lives Matter protests in Melbourne on Saturday has tested positive for coronavirus.
Vic protester tests positive to COVID-19A person who went to Melbourne's Black Lives Matter protest at the weekend has now tested positive to coronavirus, authorities have confirmed.
Scott Morrison says police should charge protesters at Black Lives Matter rallies this weekendPrime Minister Scott Morrison says it is unacceptable for people to go to upcoming Black Lives Matter protests.
NSW 'indigenous court needed' to close gapNSW indigenous advocates are calling for the establishment of the Walama Court in the state's justice system in the wake of the Black Lives Matter protests.
British opposition leader Starmer takes a knee in support of Black Lives MatterBritish opposition Labour Party leader Keir Starmer was photographed taking a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement on Tuesday.
South Australia blocks Black Lives Matter protest as other leaders warn of coronavirusSouth Australian Authorities won't grant another exemption from COVID-19 restrictions for a second Black Lives Matter rally in Adelaide.
Britain's interior minister says violent protestors should face justiceA minority of protesters who were violent during the weekend's "Black Lives Matter" protests in Britain undermined the cause and should face justice, interior minister Priti Patel said on Monday.
Everyone who attended Black Lives Matter rallies over the weekend should self-isolate for two weeks, AMA boss saysAustralia's chief medical officers say they will take the weekend's Black Lives Matter marches into account when they meet on Monday to discuss easing coronavirus restrictions.
Medical officers review virus restrictionsAustralia's chief medical officers will take Black Lives Matter marches into account when they meet on Monday to discuss the easing of coronavirus restrictions.
Tens of thousands join Black Lives Matter protest in LondonTens of thousands took to the streets of London on Sunday, rallying for a second day running to condemn police brutality after the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, some wearing face masks to..