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Last month
June 2024
George Nkencho inquest paused while family wait on explanation for why no gardaí were prosecuted
Last year
Six former Mississippi officers plead guilty to torturing two black men in racist assault
Adidas drops opposition to three-stripe Black Lives Matter trademark
Kentucky police slammed as racist by probe into 2020 killing of Breonna Taylor
All time
Four US police officers charged over death of Breonna Taylor
Donald Trump floated idea of shooting protesters in legs, ex-defence secretary says
Four face trial over toppling of Bristol statue of slave trader Edward Colston
Thousands queue to get Banksy t-shirts designed in aid of four defendants
National Museum of Ireland cites Black Lives Matter and says it wants to be 'more inclusive'
Probe says Washington DC protest was not broken up because of Trump photo-op
Black Lives Matter activist in critical condition after party shooting
Golden Globes group ousts senior member over BLM email
'Black lives do, in fact, matter': US newspapers react to George Floyd verdict
Judge refuses to sequester George Floyd trial jury after new unrest
Larry Donnelly: The jurors in the Chauvin trial carry the weight of America's past and present
Larry Donnelly
Trial under way for ex-policeman accused over death of George Floyd
Minneapolis to pay $27 million to settle lawsuit from family of George Floyd
'Taking the knee is degrading... It's not enough for me' - Zaha
Cork Lord Mayor 'very much regrets' all lives matter remark during Frederick Douglass commemoration
Players free to decide whether to take knee, says Scottish Rugby, after backlash
Four charged with damaging slave trader Edward Colston statue ask for case to be held at crown court
Proud Boys leader arrested over burning of church banner ahead of Washington protests
Tweet that announced death of Chadwick Boseman is most shared of 2020
Millwall players want to 'enact change' instead of taking the knee
Kylian Mbappe condemns police violence
Opinion: We at Irish universities owe it to our students to address our imperial legacies
Ciaran O’Neill
St Louis couple indicted for waving guns at Black Lives Matter protesters
Protesters march for fourth straight night in Louisville against Breonna Taylor death
Breonna Taylor’s family condemn prosecutor for failing to charge officers
Dublin City Council confirms Shelbourne hotel statues to be reinstated
'The taking of the knee is now not dissimilar to a fancy hashtag or a nice pin badge,' says Ferdinand
Louisville mayor says €10 million settlement agreed with family of Breonna Taylor
Government urged to drop novels with 'racial slurs' from Junior Cert syllabus in response to Black Lives Matter protests
Premier League players to switch Black Lives Matter to No Room For Racism slogan
New York grand jury to investigate 'spit hood' death in Rochester
'The words will be sung': BBC backs down in row over Rule Britannia slavery lyrics
Trump refuses to condemn killing of two protesters by 17-year-old in Kenosha
Lady Gaga wins big at socially-distanced and socially-aware VMAs
Handcuffs attaching paralysed police shooting victim Jacob Blake to his hospital bed removed
Mets and Marlins stage walk-off after 42 seconds of silence