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An Arkansas Black Lives Matter group was confronted by an armed militia. One protester carried a flamethrower as a 'deterrent.'

An Arkansas Black Lives Matter group was confronted by...

(Yahoo News) - A Black Lives Matter protester in Arkansas said he carried a flamethrower...

The US police shooting you have not heard about

The US police shooting you have not heard about

(Aljazeera) - The United States has many stories of police violence. But some of...

Black armed protesters march in Kentucky demanding justice for Breonna Taylor

Black armed protesters march in Kentucky demanding justice...

(Reuters) - A group of heavily armed Black protesters marched through Louisville,...

Michigan judge refuses to free girl in missed homework case

Michigan judge refuses to free girl in missed homework...

A judge in the US state of Michigan has ruled that a schoolgirl detained after neglecting...

National 'Strike for Black Lives' to fight racism, low wages

National 'Strike for Black Lives' to fight racism, low...

(UPI) - Thousands of workers in dozens of cities nationwide will walk off the job...

Atlanta Mayor Slams Governor For Trying To Gag Her On Face Mask Mandate

Atlanta Mayor Slams Governor For Trying To Gag Her On Face...

(HuffPost) - Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said Atlanta’s mask mandate remains in effect...

Before the Death of Manuel Ellis, a Witness Told Police: ‘Stop Hitting Him’

Before the Death of Manuel Ellis, a Witness Told Police:...

(NYT) - The mayor of Tacoma, Wash., called for the firing and prosecution of officers...

Mapping US police killings of Black Americans (Statistics the US does not Show)

Mapping US police killings of Black Americans (Statistics...

(Aljazeera) - Black Americans are two-and-a-half times as likely as white Americans...

Ferguson Just Elected Its First Black Mayor

Ferguson Just Elected Its First Black Mayor

(Huffpost) - Ella Jones will also be the Missouri city’s first female mayor. She...

Protesters in London, Berlin, Toronto take to streets in support of George Floyd demonstrations

Protesters in London, Berlin, Toronto take to streets in...

(The Hill) - Demonstrators around the world, including in London, Berlin and Toronto,...

US embassies in Africa speak up on Floyd

US embassies in Africa speak up on Floyd

(ABC) - As Minneapolis burns over the police killing of George Floyd and shock and...

90-year-old grandma tries to defuse tense confrontation between police and her grandson

90-year-old grandma tries to defuse tense confrontation...

(CNN) - When police stopped a Texas man for an alleged traffic violation, the confrontation...