George Floyd Death

Police brutality hardly punished

Police brutality hardly punished

The power of arrest in need of reform and restriction

Thousands attend black lives matter rally in Australia

Thousands attend black lives matter rally in Australia

A rally in Sydney began with a ceremony at which people mourned the Indigenous Australians who have died in police custody

Insensitive Miami restaurant owner calls blackened chicken wings 'I can't breathe'

Insensitive Miami restaurant owner calls blackened chicken wings 'I can't breathe'

Earlier this year, George Floyd, a black man in the US passed away as a white police official knelt on his neck. His death had triggered ...Read More

FPJ Edit: Not by name change alone

FPJ Edit: Not by name change alone

Come to think of it, colour of skin and caste in India were inter-linked. Those who tilled the land, performed menial tasks under the sco...Read More

Idris Elba says success has not made him immune to racism

Idris Elba says success has not made him immune to racism

“If you want to make it in this world, you have to be twice as good as the white man,” the actor says

'Gone With the Wind' returns to HBO Max with a disclaimer and historical explanation

'Gone With the Wind' returns to HBO Max with a disclaimer and historical explanation

The development comes as media companies reappraise content in the wake of protests over police brutality and systemic racism after the k...Read More

Watch: White 'Black Lives Matter' protester shouts at African-American cop

Watch: White 'Black Lives Matter' protester shouts at African-American cop

Following George Floyd's death last month in Minneapolis, protests against racism are being held across the world.Thousands have taken to...Read More

 Why Black Lives Matter protests in America didn’t lead to a spike in coronavirus cases

Why Black Lives Matter protests in America didn’t lead to a spike in coronavirus cases

We are aware of the killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer last month following which protests across US began taking pl...Read More

John Legend can see himself in George Floyd's place

John Legend can see himself in George Floyd's place

The singer feels any of his family members could have been under the white Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvins knee

Netflix pulls 'W/Bob & David' episode over blackface sketch

Netflix pulls 'W/Bob & David' episode over blackface sketch

The removal of the episode comes after the streamer pulled "Little Britain" and "Come Fly With Me" over blackface characters

Atlanta cops say they shot an intoxicated black man at Wendy's - what we know so far

Atlanta cops say they shot an intoxicated black man at Wendy's - what we know so far

Protests broke out on Saturday against police brutality after another black man was killed by law enforcement officers during an arrest i...Read More

Would be foolish to say racism doesn't exist in cricket: Jason Holder backs Darren Sammy

Would be foolish to say racism doesn't exist in cricket: Jason Holder backs Darren Sammy

West Indies Test skipper Jason Holder has said that it would be foolish of him to say that racism does not exist in cricket. His remarks ...Read More

'He fell harder than he was pushed': Trump says 75-year-old Buffalo protestor shoved by police 'could be a set up'

'He fell harder than he was pushed': Trump says 75-year-old Buffalo protestor shoved by police 'could be a set up'

President Donald Trump ignited fresh controversy over his hard-line "law and order" push Tuesday by peddling yet another unfounded conspi...Read More

Justin Bieber admits he 'benefited off of black culture', vows to fight racial injustice

Justin Bieber admits he 'benefited off of black culture', vows to fight racial injustice

Bieber, who was mentored by Usher from the age of 13 and looked up to legends like Stevie Wonder and Boyz II Men as a child, took to Inst...Read More

Slammed for saying 'All Lives Matter', Dhruv Rathee compares 'liberals to BJP supporters'

Slammed for saying 'All Lives Matter', Dhruv Rathee compares 'liberals to BJP supporters'

The YouTuber who once called himself 'a practising Hindu atheist', said that black lives matter movement is biased in itself because its ...Read More

George Floyd Protest: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio lifts curfew after peaceful protests

George Floyd Protest: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio lifts curfew after peaceful protests

Saturday saw the largest protests in the city since Floyd's death on May 25. Many stayed on the streets late in the night despite the cur...Read More

George Floyd murder and protests: New York Times Op-Ed editor resigns after controversial piece by Senator Tom Cotton

George Floyd murder and protests: New York Times Op-Ed editor resigns after controversial piece by Senator Tom Cotton

The New York Times’ opinion editor James Bennet has resigned following outrage over a piece by Republican Senator Tom Cotton last week, t...Read More

Just learnt what 'kalu' meant: Former West Indies skipper Darren Sammy says he faced racism while playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad

Just learnt what 'kalu' meant: Former West Indies skipper Darren Sammy says he faced racism while playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad

Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy has alleged that he was subjected to racist comments during his stint with Sunrisers Hyderabad in...Read More

George Floyd death: After backlash, Mark Zuckerberg assures review of content policies; Facebook deletes Trump campaign video

George Floyd death: After backlash, Mark Zuckerberg assures review of content policies; Facebook deletes Trump campaign video

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Saturday tried to address growing unrest among the employees over the poor handling of controversial post...Read More

George Floyd Protest: 57 Buffalo police officers quit emergency team after 2 suspended for allegedly shoving 75-year-old man

George Floyd Protest: 57 Buffalo police officers quit emergency team after 2 suspended for allegedly shoving 75-year-old man

Fifty-seven police officers in Buffalo, New York, have resigned from the force's emergency response team following the suspension of two ...Read More

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