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U.S. Workers Plan Nationwide Strike To Protest Racial Injustice

U.S. Workers Plan Nationwide Strike To Protest Racial Injustice

Fast-food, nursing home, airport and other frontline workers across the United States are planning a mass strike on Monday to protest systemic racism and inadequate protections for Black people against coronavirus. The Strike for Black Lives is expected to draw tens of thousands of workers in over 25 U.S. cities, according to a coalition of […]

Black Girls And Supporters Surf Around The World To Honor George Floyd

Black Girls And Supporters Surf Around The World To Honor George Floyd

from California to Indonesia, Australia and Senegal, black girls and supporters floated on surfboards on Friday to pay tribute to George Floyd, the black man whose death in U.S. police custody has sparked protests worldwide. The “Solidarity in Surfing” events in more than 100 locations were organized by Black Girls Surf, a group founded in […]

Black Lives Matter Protesters Removed from London Airport Runway, police say

Black Lives Matter Protesters Removed from London Airport Runway, police say

A group of Black Lives Matter activists whose protest temporarily shut down a London airport Tuesday have been arrested and removed from the runway, police said. Nine protesters caused flights to be suspended at London City Airport by locking themselves together on the runway and erecting a tripod, London’s Metropolitan Police said in a statement. […]