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Protests continue into the holiday weekend [Video]

Protests continue into the holiday weekend

Protests continue into the holiday weekend

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Protesters block Mount Rushmore road before Trump visit [Video]

Protesters block Mount Rushmore road before Trump visit

Protesters blocked a road to Mount Rushmore on Friday (July 3), as President Donald Trump began his July Fourth celebrations with a trip to the landmark despite concerns about large gatherings which..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:58Published
Protesters March From Elijah McClain Memorial To Aurora Police Station [Video]

Protesters March From Elijah McClain Memorial To Aurora Police Station

The demonstrators want the other two officers involved in Elijah's death to be fired.

Credit: CBS 4 Denver     Duration: 02:04Published
Oromo Community Of Colorado Protests In Aurora [Video]

Oromo Community Of Colorado Protests In Aurora

They are protesting the death of a singer and activist from the Oromia region.

Credit: CBS 4 Denver     Duration: 00:22Published
'Boycott China': Indian Americans, Taiwanese Americans, Tibetans take to Times Square to denounce China [Video]

'Boycott China': Indian Americans, Taiwanese Americans, Tibetans take to Times Square to denounce China

Indian Americans have called for 'Boycott China', a protest demonstration against China at the iconic Times Square in New York. This protest comes in the aftermath of the deadly border clash in the..

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Black Lives Matter protests continue in Ashland with no end in sight [Video]

Black Lives Matter protests continue in Ashland with no end in sight

Resident have protested police brutality and racial injustice in Ashland for 30 days straight and they don't plan on stopping until city officials acknowledge them and join in on the fight.

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State of the 4th: Protests, Pandemic Alter Meaning Of Fourth Of July Celebrations [Video]

State of the 4th: Protests, Pandemic Alter Meaning Of Fourth Of July Celebrations

Following a tumultuous period of protests and pandemic, the Fourth of July has a different meaning in 2020 for many. Kenny Choi reports. (7/3/20)

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Worcester Police Department 'Needs Major Reform,' Students Arrested During Protest Say [Video]

Worcester Police Department 'Needs Major Reform,' Students Arrested During Protest Say

Several Clark University students were arrested during the protests.

Credit: WBZ CBS Boston     Duration: 01:14Published
New Yorkers Looking For Alternatives To Traditional July 4th Celebrations [Video]

New Yorkers Looking For Alternatives To Traditional July 4th Celebrations

It will be an Independence Day unlike any in our lifetimes. The pandemic is canceling parades and fireworks displays, and the protests are reshaping how some view the promise of our nation; CBS2's Tony..

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Louisville hires Firm [Video]

Louisville hires Firm

Chicago Firm to review LPD

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Protests Continue Outside Vince's Crabhouse [Video]

Protests Continue Outside Vince's Crabhouse

Another protest was held outside Vince's Crabhouse in Middle River Friday morning, this time protesters said they will continue demonstrating until the business has to close its doors.

Credit: WJZ Baltimore     Duration: 00:41Published
Protests as German MPs back scrapping coal-fired power plants by 2038 [Video]

Protests as German MPs back scrapping coal-fired power plants by 2038

But environmental protesters are angry at what they see as a drawn-out timetable for Germany's energy transition. View on euronews

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Why LGBTQ+ activist Tiq Milan thinks protests will bring lasting change [Video]

Why LGBTQ+ activist Tiq Milan thinks protests will bring lasting change

“We need to call in our cis and straight community members and brothers and siblings to stand up.” Transgender rights activist Tiq Milan is just one of many raising their voices in support of the..

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Survey: Nearly one in three Americans feel less patriotic [Video]

Survey: Nearly one in three Americans feel less patriotic

A new survey shows this Fourth of July weekend, Americans are not as excited to celebrate the holiday.

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The Hamilton Cast Answers Hamilton Questions From Twitter [Video]

The Hamilton Cast Answers Hamilton Questions From Twitter

The cast of 'Hamilton' use the power of Twitter to answer the internet's burning questions about the now-ubiquitous Broadway show, 'Hamilton.' What were some of the best backstage moments? Would..

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Demanding Change: Protest leaders encouraged by swift action on local police control [Video]

Demanding Change: Protest leaders encouraged by swift action on local police control

Demanding Change: Protest leaders encouraged by swift action on local police control

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Watch how the world reacted to China's National Security Law for Hong Kong [Video]

Watch how the world reacted to China's National Security Law for Hong Kong

China's imposition of the new National Security Law for Hong Kong has led to a barrage of criticism. The US house of representatives approved sanctions that aim to penalise banks that do..

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Hong Kong activists discus parliament-in-exile [Video]

Hong Kong activists discus parliament-in-exile

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists are discussing a plan to create an unofficial parliament-in-exile to keep the flame of freedom alive and send a message to China that freedom cannot be crushed,..

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China's National security law for Hong Kong in place: All you need to know [Video]

China's National security law for Hong Kong in place: All you need to know

China's National Security Law for Hong Kong came into effect and the first arrest under the new law has also been made. Protests have broken out in Hong Kong, with many arguing that this brings an end..

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Protesters seen running as police threaten to fire tear gas in Portland [Video]

Protesters seen running as police threaten to fire tear gas in Portland

Hundreds took to streets of Portland, Oregon on Thursday evening (July 2) to protest against police violence and racism. Footage filmed in the early hours of Friday (July 3), shows protesters..

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Man arrested in riot at Lane County Jail [Video]

Man arrested in riot at Lane County Jail

Capt. Clint Riley, however, said the jail has taken steps to ensure the inmates' safety

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Denver Police Arrest 6 During Violent Confrontations At Civic Center Park [Video]

Denver Police Arrest 6 During Violent Confrontations At Civic Center Park

The protesters and police got into an altercation after curfew at Civic Center Park.

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BPD looking for suspects after Tuesday night protests [Video]

BPD looking for suspects after Tuesday night protests

After clashes between protesters Tuesday night at city hall, Boise Police are looking for several suspects.

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police retiring early [Video]

police retiring early

current conditions are the reason

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Group Files Lawsuit To Take Possession Of Frank Rizzo Statue [Video]

Group Files Lawsuit To Take Possession Of Frank Rizzo Statue

The statue was removed amid protests last month.

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2 women hit by car on Seattle highway closed amid protests

Two women were struck by a car whose driver sped through a protest-related closure on a highway in Seattle, authorities said early Saturday.
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Thousands rally across Australia in Black Lives Matter protests

thousands rally across australia in black lives matter protests
"No police officer or prison guard has ever been criminally charged with murder and sent to prison, so that's why we are here for justice," Bogaine Spearim, one of the organisers, said.
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Cleveland Indians to review team name in light of protests against racial injustice

Baseball team the Cleveland Indians are to review their name in order to "embrace their responsibility to advance social justice and equality".
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A look at TV shows with racist content being taken down

a look at tv shows with racist content being taken down
The moves are seen as a reaction to the widespread Black Lives Matter protests
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South Korea Quarantine Hotel Is Targeted by Angry (and Noisy) Protesters

At one South Korean hotel, hundreds of quarantined foreigners are enduring noisy daily protests from local residents, who want them out.
NYTimes.com - Published

Trump blasts 'left-wing cultural revolution' at Mount Rushmore

US president says protests over racial inequality threatens foundations of American society.
Al Jazeera - Published

Lebanese Protests: Dissatisfaction With Government Policy or Fight Against Hezbollah?


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Cleveland Indians Say They Will ‘Determine Best Path Forward’ on Name

The announcement came hours after the Washington Redskins of the N.F.L. made a similar statement. Both teams have been the subject of protests and criticism from Native Americans and others.
NYTimes.com - Published

After decades of protests, Washinton and the NFL will consider changing the Redskins name

Many consider the name to be a racist slur against Native Americans, with the team owner saying in 2013 the name would "never" change.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Trump plans fiery Mount Rushmore rally amid deepening COVID-19 crisis, protests

U.S. President Donald Trump planned a fiery speech at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota Friday night, including denunciations of protesters he says are trying to "tear down" the nation's history.
CBC.ca - Published Also reported by •New Zealand Herald

Trump vows to defend statues in dark Independence Day speech after Native American protests

Donald Trump has heightened his law-and-order threats against Americans demonstrating against racial injustice, a movement that he has called "a merciless campaign to wipe out our history, defame our..
Independent - Published

July 4th, 2020: Celebrations, Protests, Social Distance Mark An Independence Day Like None Other

A discussion of July 4th with Louise Stevenson, professor of History and American Studies at Franklin & Marshall College.
cbs4.com - Published Also reported by •CBS 2

10 protests that have defined 2020 so far

You'll likely tell your grandkids about the protests you attended in 2020.  Future historians, too, will toil over the twists that emerged on what felt like a daily basis throughout the coronavirus..
Mashable - Published

Nagaland bans sale of dog meat following protests by activists

After Mizoram, Nagaland on Friday banned commercial import and trading of dogs, dog markets and sale of dog meat, both cooked and uncooked following widespread protests by animal protection groups.
IndiaTimes - Published

NYPD Arrests Legal Observer During Occupy City Hall Protests

nypd arrests legal observer during occupy city hall protests
Protesters remain gathered at Occupy City Hall. [ more › ]
Gothamist - Published

Vivica A. Fox Says Black Lives Matter Will be Donald Trump's Downfall

The 'Empire' actress is confident that the nationwide protests led by the African-American people will unseat the current President of the United States.
AceShowbiz - Published

Judge won’t participate in 2nd lawsuit over Lee statue

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia judge has recused himself from participating in a lawsuit filed by six Richmond residents opposed to Gov. Ralph Northam’s order to take down a statue of Confederate..
Seattle Times - Published

Civil rights leader Andrew Young says George Floyd's death "touched the heart of the planet"

Civil rights icon Andrew Young marched with Martin Luther King Jr. and has been at the forefront of breaking barriers against Black Americans for a generation. In an interview with CBS News' Pamela..
CBS News - Published

The Killing Of Pakistan’s George Floyd

the killing of pakistan’s george floyd
The murder of a Christian in Peshawar is being compared to the killing of a George Floyd in the US. By Kamran Chaudhry “George Floyd of Pakistan” is trending on social media. That’s after a..
Eurasia Review - Published

Florida ‘Grim Reaper’ Protests Beachgoers Again Despite Joining Mass Gatherings Last Month

florida ‘grim reaper’ protests beachgoers again despite joining mass gatherings last month
Lawyer Daniel Uhlfelder visited Florida beaches again this week dressed as the "Stay at Home" Grim Reaper in an effort to protest people out during the coronavirus pandemic -- despite the fact that he..
Mediaite - Published

Seattle police arrest 10 more protesters overnight

Protests against police brutality and racial injustice are back to being nightly standoffs between demonstrators and officers in the streets after Seattle police cleared out the CHOP, or Capitol Hill..
Seattle Times - Published

'Lift Every Voice and Sing' ignites hope across US

The Black national anthem was born more than a century ago, but the popular hymn within the African American community called "Lift Every Voice and Sing" has resurrected a beacon of hope during..
USATODAY.com - Published

What needs to happen in Wales after the Black Lives Matter protests

what needs to happen in wales after the black lives matter protests
Black Lives Matter Newport has released a statement calling on the Welsh Government to focus on specific issues affecting the lives of BAME people within Wales
Wales Online - Published

Do chants of 'defund the police' help or hinder campaign for change?

In the midst of protests since George Floyd's death in police custody, the slogan 'defund the police' has emerged as a powerful rallying cry among advocates for change and a target of derision among..
CTV News - Published

Hardliner to head new Hong Kong body

Zheng Yanxiong, known for tackling protests on the mainland, will head the national security agency
Hindu - Published

Vasupalli protests arrest of BC leaders

‘Cases were booked on 65 TDP leaders so far’
Hindu - Published

Ethiopia PM: Singer Hundeessa killing part of plot to sow unrest

Hundeessa was shot dead in the capital Addis Ababa on Monday, sparking large protests in the country.
Al Jazeera - Published

Ethiopia: New Unrest Plagues Nation's Rocky Transition

[ICG] The killing of a prominent Oromo musician has unleashed a wave of protests that have left dozens dead, highlighting anew the fragility of the country's transition. Authorities and opposition..
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