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Why Ben & Jerry’s Corporate Statement Stands Out

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Frozen dessert company Ben & Jerry’s expresses their outrage over the murder of George Floyd, calling people to say his name, as well as any unlawfully murdered black person. Their official statement begins with “We must dismantle white supremacy. Silence is NOT an option”.  The statement includes a demand for Donald Trump to demolish all […]

Hundreds Gather In London In Support Of #BlackLivesMatter

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Last night [Friday, July 8] hundreds of people gathered in central London to protest about the recent deaths of Philando Castile in Minnesota and Alton Sterling in Louisiana. Standing in solidarity with America, the protesters marched from central London to the House of Commons. Calling for justice for those whose lives sadly ended at the […]

Pastor Condemns Black Clergy Who Met With Donald Trump

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Hip-Hop artists are not the only ones with “beef” and extraordinary rhetoric. A Baltimore pastor has created a stir calling other pastors “pawns” and “prostitutes” after meeting with GOP candidate Donald Trump. Rev. Jamal Bryant, pastor at Empowerment Temple Church, declined an invitation to meet with Trump, but took verbal shots at those pastors who did meet with […]

President Obama Explains Why Black Lives Matter

During an open forum addressing the Black Lives Matter movement, President Barack Obama gave an extensive defense on Thursday stating protesters are only shedding light to a problem that is only happening in the African-American communities, adding, “We, as a society, particularly given our history, have to take this seriously.” Obama said the movement, which […]

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