Black Lives Matter movement

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Leicestershire crime commissioner settled tribunal claim after closing own ethics committee
Commissioner denies claim committee was closed because it raised concerns about Black Lives Matter comments

Jessica Murray Midlands correspondent

20, Jan, 2023 @3:42 PM

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Teacher and cousin of Black Lives Matter founder ‘Tased to death’ by LAPD
‘He needed help and was killed,’ says Patrisse Cullors, as police are seen repeatedly using stun gun on him after traffic accident

Sam Levin in Los Angeles

12, Jan, 2023 @6:00 AM

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C of E’s historic slavery fund – worth £100m but how far will it stretch across communities?
Clerical leaders hope for ‘lasting legacy’ to serve places affected by past slavery trade, but fund may spread thinly across all of west Africa and Caribbean

Harriet Sherwood

10, Jan, 2023 @4:43 PM

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Blaccine: First Dose review – Black voices speak out about the pandemic
Three monologues, told from a Black British perspective, tackle subjects ranging from distrust of the medical system to the gentrification of Brixton

Arifa Akbar

10, Jan, 2023 @1:27 PM

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‘We will never stop trying’: what we’ve learned from a lifetime of activism
Six campaigners who have dedicated decades fighting for what they believe in, or started later in life, tell Michael Segalov their remarkable stories of courage and perseverance

Michael Segalov

31, Dec, 2022 @3:00 PM

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What will happen next for Black Twitter?
Now that Elon Musk has bought the social media platform, some users fear a unique form of Black witnessing will be lost

Yusra Farzan

30, Nov, 2022 @11:00 AM

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The Swiss mountain with a racist name – and the artist fighting to rechristen it
Agassizhorn is an alp in Switzerland named after a notorious scientist. Sasha Huber explains why she flew to the summit by helicopter and rechristened it Rentyhorn – in honour of an enslaved man

Sean O’Hagan

21, Nov, 2022 @4:01 PM

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Caught between black and blue: senior Queensland police officer reveals the racism that broke him
Indigenous officers ‘walk two worlds’ and survive by being seen to fit in with police culture, Sgt Richard Monaei says

Ben Smee

05, Nov, 2022 @7:00 PM

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Yes, Sunak at No 10 is a ‘win’ – in exposing the emptiness of so much diversity rhetoric | Nesrine Malik
If Britain’s first Asian PM is meant to be a high mark for progress, let’s not forget the inequalities his politics create, says Guardian columnist Nesrine Malik

Nesrine Malik

31, Oct, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Plantations kept slaves. They were a place of horror. Why exploit them as a sales brand? | Rachelle Ferron
I was offered plantation rum, saw plantation-themed shutters and then a plantation-linked housing estate. And I thought: enough, says Rachelle Ferron, the head of entertainment at ITV’s Good Morning Britain

Rachelle Ferron

25, Oct, 2022 @2:59 PM

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Family of George Floyd considers legal action over Kanye West comments
Rapper alleges on podcast that Floyd died from drug abuse, despite former police officer Derek Chauvin’s conviction for murder

Laura Snapes

17, Oct, 2022 @10:28 AM

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Massive Attack join project to increase diversity of English school curriculum
Bristol group have written new music for Cargo Classroom project, which they describe as ‘a perfect piece of activism’

Sally Weale Education correspondent

13, Oct, 2022 @11:01 PM

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