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#black lives matter

# black-lives-matter - Monday 15 August, 2016

Person shot during Milwaukee protest against police violence
# Milwaukee
# Milwaukee

Person shot during Milwaukee protest against police violence

Aug 15th 2016, 9:28 AM 10,431 Views 68 Comments

Officers used an armored vehicle to retrieve the injured person and rushed them to hospital.

# black-lives-matter - Friday 5 August, 2016

Black Lives Matter protesters are causing traffic chaos at Heathrow airport
# Protests
# Protests

Black Lives Matter protesters are causing traffic chaos at Heathrow airport

Aug 5th 2016, 12:12 PM 20,205 Views 155 Comments

Protesters have blocked the main road into the airport, Europe’s busiest, this morning.

# black-lives-matter - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Obama asks Americans to "reject despair" after spate of killings
# Dallas Memorial
# Dallas Memorial

Obama asks Americans to "reject despair" after spate of killings

Jul 13th 2016, 7:48 AM 8,683 Views 97 Comments

He was speaking at a memorial for the slain police officers last night.

# black-lives-matter - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Hundreds attend Black Lives Matter demos in Cork, Dublin and Galway
# Shoulder To Shoulder
# Shoulder To Shoulder

Hundreds attend Black Lives Matter demos in Cork, Dublin and Galway

Jul 12th 2016, 10:22 PM 33,314 Views 317 Comments

President Obama also spoke at an emotional memorial in Dallas.

A Black Lives Matter demonstration is taking place in Dublin this evening
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

A Black Lives Matter demonstration is taking place in Dublin this evening

Jul 12th 2016, 8:46 AM 27,436 Views 262 Comments

The demonstration is to take place on O’Connell Street at 6.30pm.

# black-lives-matter - Monday 11 July, 2016

Dallas shooter was planning to bomb North Texas, say police
# Dallas Shootings
# Dallas Shootings

Dallas shooter was planning to bomb North Texas, say police

Jul 11th 2016, 8:10 AM 13,246 Views 52 Comments

Police found bomb-making materials and a journal outlining plans in Micah Johnson’s apartment.

# black-lives-matter - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Micah Johnson 'taunted' police and sang songs during Dallas shooting spree
# US
# US

Micah Johnson 'taunted' police and sang songs during Dallas shooting spree

Jul 10th 2016, 5:10 PM 23,142 Views 145 Comments

Details have also been emerging about advanced weapons and tactics training he took.

# black-lives-matter - Friday 8 July, 2016

The violence won't end until we stop believing it's cops vs black people
# Opinion
# Opinion

The violence won't end until we stop believing it's cops vs black people

Jul 8th 2016, 6:00 PM 141 Views 146 Comments

In the wake of the Dallas shootings, Larry Donnelly argues that there needs to be a fundamental shift around the Black Lives Matter debate.

Five police shot dead as sniper suspect says he wanted to "kill white people"
# Dallas
# Dallas

Five police shot dead as sniper suspect says he wanted to "kill white people"

Jul 8th 2016, 2:15 PM 91,985 Views 387 Comments

The suspect has been named as Micah Xavier Johnson

'We didn't want any accident': Man misidentified as suspect handed gun over to police
# Dallas
# Dallas

'We didn't want any accident': Man misidentified as suspect handed gun over to police

Jul 8th 2016, 8:31 AM 39,004 Views 82 Comments

Hughes was later arrested by police and interrogated.

# black-lives-matter - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

"There's no justice" - Police officer who shot unarmed man avoids jail
# Akai Gurley
# Akai Gurley

"There's no justice" - Police officer who shot unarmed man avoids jail

Apr 19th 2016, 9:40 PM 15,104 Views 19 Comments

Akai Gurley was shot in a stairwell in Brooklyn.

# black-lives-matter - Friday 26 February, 2016

Facebook employees crossed out 'black lives matter' slogan on office wall
# Disrespectful
# Disrespectful

Facebook employees crossed out 'black lives matter' slogan on office wall

Feb 26th 2016, 8:49 AM 20,160 Views 91 Comments

Mark Zuckerberg has criticised employees for scratching out the phrase from a wall on the company’s Menlo Park building.

# black-lives-matter - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Time's Person of the Year is...
# Drumroll Please
# Drumroll Please

Time's Person of the Year is...

Dec 9th 2015, 1:23 PM 28,926 Views 69 Comments

It was between Donald Trump, Caitlyn Jenner, Hassan Rouhani, Angela Merkel, and Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi.

# black-lives-matter - Monday 7 December, 2015

Here is the shortlist for Time's Person of the Year
# Jenner Vs Trump
# Jenner Vs Trump

Here is the shortlist for Time's Person of the Year

Dec 7th 2015, 3:40 PM 23,624 Views 77 Comments

Trump and Merkel are up against the leader of Islamic State.

# black-lives-matter - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Police officer who shot teen 16 times charged with murder
# Shocking
# Shocking

Police officer who shot teen 16 times charged with murder

Nov 24th 2015, 5:19 PM 16,683 Views 0 Comments

The release of dashcam footage of the incident is expected tomorrow.

Five Black Lives Matter protesters shot by "three white men"
# Minneapolis
# Minneapolis

Five Black Lives Matter protesters shot by "three white men"

Nov 24th 2015, 3:33 PM 10,473 Views 34 Comments

None suffered life-threatening injuries.

# black-lives-matter - Sunday 30 August, 2015

"We've heard black lives matter. All lives matter. Well, cops' lives matter, too."
# Cold-blooded Assassination
# Cold-blooded Assassination

"We've heard black lives matter. All lives matter. Well, cops' lives matter, too."

Aug 30th 2015, 7:08 AM 17,834 Views 73 Comments

Texas police say there’s a ‘dangerous rhetoric’ in America.

# black-lives-matter - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Video emerges of Christian Taylor shortly before he was shot dead
# FBI
# FBI

Video emerges of Christian Taylor shortly before he was shot dead

Aug 9th 2015, 9:02 PM 30,388 Views 38 Comments

Today marks the first anniversary of Michael Brown’s death.

What happened to Ferguson in the year since Michael Brown was killed?
# 9 August 2014
# 9 August 2014

What happened to Ferguson in the year since Michael Brown was killed?

Aug 9th 2015, 8:00 AM 10,460 Views 23 Comments

“Everyone’s listening now.”

# black-lives-matter - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

White cop who shot black teen says he now only goes out "with like-minded individuals"
# Ferguson
# Ferguson

White cop who shot black teen says he now only goes out "with like-minded individuals"

Aug 4th 2015, 6:00 PM 20,700 Views 32 Comments

Darren Wilson was cleared by the US federal government.

# black-lives-matter - Friday 10 July, 2015

WATCH: Investigation underway after 12 cops are caught beating and kicking black man
# Tyree Carroll
# Tyree Carroll

WATCH: Investigation underway after 12 cops are caught beating and kicking black man

Jul 10th 2015, 7:00 AM 30,710 Views 58 Comments

“I’ve got the f**king taser, here I come. You’re getting the f**king taser.”

# black-lives-matter - Friday 19 June, 2015

WATCH: Families of victims tell Charleston shooting suspect "I forgive you"
# Dylann Roof
# Dylann Roof

WATCH: Families of victims tell Charleston shooting suspect "I forgive you"

Jun 19th 2015, 10:45 PM 19,323 Views 57 Comments

“May God have mercy on you.”

# black-lives-matter - Sunday 7 June, 2015

WATCH: Texas cop throws black girl in a bikini to the ground, threatens teens with gun
# Mckinney
# Mckinney

WATCH: Texas cop throws black girl in a bikini to the ground, threatens teens with gun

Jun 7th 2015, 11:35 PM 61,295 Views 197 Comments

The officer has been placed on “administrative leave” after a wave of outrage across America.

# black-lives-matter - Monday 1 June, 2015

Baltimore police are afraid to arrest people, and murders are at a record high
# Crimewave
# Crimewave

Baltimore police are afraid to arrest people, and murders are at a record high

Jun 1st 2015, 8:00 AM 17,484 Views 45 Comments

The city just had its deadliest month in 25 years – right after the death of Freddie Gray.

# black-lives-matter - Monday 18 May, 2015

Jay Z and Beyonce "bailed protesters out after Ferguson and Baltimore protests"
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

Jay Z and Beyonce "bailed protesters out after Ferguson and Baltimore protests"

May 18th 2015, 8:42 AM 12,917 Views 41 Comments

The couple also gave to the burgeoning “Black Lives Matter movement”.

# black-lives-matter - Friday 8 May, 2015

WATCH: Police officer charged with kicking black man in the face
# Lateef Dickerson
# Lateef Dickerson

WATCH: Police officer charged with kicking black man in the face

May 8th 2015, 8:50 PM 16,984 Views 32 Comments

Lateef Dickerson was complying with orders to get down on the ground when it happened.

# black-lives-matter - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Outrage and protests after death of black man arrested by Baltimore police
# Freddie Gray
# Freddie Gray

Outrage and protests after death of black man arrested by Baltimore police

Apr 22nd 2015, 11:12 PM 22,752 Views 45 Comments

Freddie Gray died on Sunday, a week after he was arrested and suffered a severed spinal cord.

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