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Pelosi : police ‘chokehold is a lynching’ and Republicans will agree to ban them

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi referred to police chokeholds as “a lynching” Monday evening and said she’s confident Republican lawmakers will agree to ban them. Her comments come as Democrats ...

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Police have detained individuals involved in Albuquerque protest shooting

The Albuquerque police and its emergency response team have detained “individuals” after a person was shot during a protest in Albuquerque’s Old Town, the police said. “Police used chemical irritants ...

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61% of Americans say Roger Goodell owes Colin Kaepernick an apology

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It has been four years since Colin Kaepernick last suited up in the NFL. The general consensus is that the 32-year-old quarterback has been blackballed from the world’s richest sports ...

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UN Human Rights Council to hold urgent debate on “systematic racism and police brutality”

The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) will hold an urgent debate on human rights violations, “systematic racism, police brutality and violence against peaceful protests” on Wednesday, the organization said ...

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The wife of Rayshard Brooks wants the officers involved in the fatal shooting of her husband to go to jail

In a preview of an interview airing Monday on CBS This Morning, Tomika Miller, the wife of Rayshard Brooks says she wants the officers involved in the fatal shooting of ...

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The black man carryies an injured white man to safety in London protest

The image of Patrick Hutchinson’s selfless act has now spread across the globe. Hutchinson told CNN Sunday it was the first Black Lives Matter protest he attended, and he helped ...

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Seven Minneapolis police officers have resigned since George Floyd’s death

At least seven Minneapolis police officers have resigned from the department since unrest began over the death of George Floyd last month, and more than half a dozen are in ...

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New York governor expects to sign police reform bills this week

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he expects to sign newly passed state legislative police reform bills by the end of the week, including a ban on chokeholds by police ...

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House Democrat: As the US holds up human rights globally, we also “have to hold them up in our country”

Democratic lawmaker Karen Bass told a House hearing today she hopes America will pass meaningful police reform before the end of the year. “I hope that we work for passage ...

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Chicago sees deadliest day in decades amid protests and curfew

Mexico City “won’t tolerate” police brutality against protesters Chicago saw its deadliest day in at least 30 years last month, with 18 killings within a 24-hour period on 31 May. ...

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