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Steve McQueen Opens London Film Festival With Racially-Charged Drama

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  Steve McQueen’s latest film “Mangrove” opened the London Film Festival on Wednesday, with the Oscar-winning UK director calling it a “love letter to black...
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Family Of Black Man Killed By Police In US To Get $20 Million Settlement

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  The family of an African American man killed by a US police officer is to receive $20 million in a civil settlement, their lawyer...
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More Than 120 Arrested After Breonna Taylor Shooting Protests

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  More than 120 people were arrested overnight in the US city of Louisville, officials confirmed Thursday, as the announcement that no one would be...
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US Policeman Charged Over Breonna Taylor Shooting

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  A Louisville police officer was charged Wednesday with three counts of “wanton endangerment” in connection with the shooting of Breonna Taylor, a 26-year-old black...
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John Boyega Cut Ties With Jo Malone After China Ad Re-Shoot Blunder

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    Actor John Boyega has announced he is stepping down as brand ambassador Jo Malone after the perfume brand dropped him for the re-shoot...
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Osaka Battles Into Last 16 At US Open

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  Two-time Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka battled into the last 16 of the US Open on Friday, requiring three sets to defeat 18-year-old Ukrainian...
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Trump Calls Kenosha Anti-Racism Protests ‘Domestic Terror’

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    President Donald Trump Tuesday took his tough law-and-order message to Kenosha, the latest US city roiled by the police shooting of a black...
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Protests Erupt In Los Angeles After Police Kill Black Man

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    Protesters demanded answers on Tuesday as they gathered in a south Los Angeles neighbourhood where sheriff’s deputies shot and killed a black man...
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NBA Playoffs To Resume As Players Keep Focus On Racial Justice

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  NBA playoff games are set to resume on Saturday, but players are determined to keep the focus on the fight for social justice and...
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Black Man Shot Seven Times In US ‘Handcuffed’ To Hospital Bed

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  Jacob Blake is shackled to his hospital bed even though he is paralyzed after US police shot him repeatedly in the back, his father said Friday....
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