Thousands of protesters take the knee at Black Lives Matter demonstration in Parliament Square 

Thousands of people have taken the knee at protests in London today to mark the death of unarmed black man George Floyd who was killed in police custody in Minneapolis. Demonstrators packed out Parliament Square and Whitehall in Westminster for peaceful protests organised by Black Lives Matter over the weekend. Marking a minute’s silence in memory of … Read more

Trump retweets interview where Candace Owens says she is ‘sickened’ that George Floyd is a martyr

President Trump has retweeted a video of black conservative activist Candace Owens denigrating George Floyd and describing him as a symbol of a ‘broken culture in black America today’.  Owens made the controversial remarks during an interview with radio host Glenn Beck Friday, during which she also stated: ‘The fact that he has been held … Read more

Trump retweets interview where Candace Owens says she is ‘sickened’ that George Floyd is a martyr

President Trump has retweeted a video of black conservative activist Candace Owens denigrating George Floyd and describing him as a symbol of a ‘broken culture in black America today’.  Owens made the controversial remarks during an interview with radio host Glenn Beck Friday, during which she also stated: ‘The fact that he has been held … Read more

Protesters around the world clash with police as they demand justice for George Floyd

Protests over the death of the unarmed black man George Floyd are continuing to sweep across the globe as violent clashes with police escalate.   For more than a week swarms of people have flocked outside US embassies and taken to the streets to demand justice for George Floyd – the man who gasped ‘I can’t … Read more

Protesters around the world clash with police as they demand justice for George Floyd

Protests over the death of the unarmed black man George Floyd are continuing to sweep across the globe as violent clashes with police escalate.   For more than a week swarms of people have flocked outside US embassies and taken to the streets to demand justice for George Floyd – the man who gasped ‘I can’t … Read more

Meghan Markle sounded ‘less restrained’ and ‘like her old self’ in George Floyd speech

The Duchess of Sussex sounded like the ‘old Meghan’ in her speech on George Floyd’s death, a friend has told Vanity Fair.  Meghan, 38, this week delivered a virtual address to graduating pupils at her old school, Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles, in which she also named other African Americans who were killed … Read more

Lady Gaga vows to use social media for causes like Black Lives Matter to ‘lift up’ black community

Lady Gaga is continuing to use her considerable platform and voice and take a stand for her black fans and the community as a whole. On Thursday, the Chromatica star, 34, announced on her social media platforms that starting this weekend, she will be devoting her Instagram to causes related to the Black Lives Matter movement.  … Read more