Black Lives Matter Denounces Arrests of Looters, Calls for Abolishing the Police

A Black Lives Matter rally in Chicago on Monday denounced Mayor Lori Lightfoot and the police for cracking down on some of the hundreds of people who looted the city over the weekend, while calling for abolishing the police. Organizers said they don’t believe the official story about what transpired on Sunday during a police interaction. […]

Kansas City Council Votes in Favor of Painting Black Lives Matter Street Murals

Kansas City officials on Aug. 6 adopted a resolution that would allow Black Lives Matter street murals to be painted at six locations in the Missouri city.

Students Take a Knee for ‘Neo-Marxist’ BLM at New South Wales School Assembly

New South Wales One Nation Leader Mark Latham has called out a public school for holding an assembly in solidarity with George Floyd and inviting students to take a knee. Albion Park High School held a “We Stand” assembly on June 19 with the focus being to shed light on the Black Lives Matter movement. […]

Black Lives Matter Activist Cori Bush Defeats Incumbent Rep. Lacy Clay in Missouri Primary

An activist with the Black Lives Matter movement trumped longtime Rep. William Lacy Clay (D-Mo.) in a Democratic congressional primary on Tuesday. Cori Bush, 44, lost to Clay in the 2018 midterms but emerged triumphant this time around. “We’ve been called radicals. Terrorists. We’ve been dismissed as an impossible fringe movement, but now we are a […]

California AG Charges Husband of LA Prosecutor for Pulling Gun on BLM Activists

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed charges against the husband of Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey for pulling a gun on Black Lives Matter activists in March, according to a charging document published on Tuesday. David Lacey was charged with three counts of assault with a firearm, a misdemeanor, according to the document (pdf), […]