For the first time since the presence of federal agents in Portland diminished law enforcement and protesters noticeably clashed Saturday night.
Away from the wider public glare, Commonwealth Games Federation president, Dame Louise Martin has stepped down from the 2022 board because of 'concerns over a lack of diversity', according to the BBC.
Almost 7,600 men, women and children were surgically sterilized under the program that was created to serve the 'public good' by preventing people deemed 'feebleminded' from becoming parents.
The House approved the measure 102 to 29 just before midnight Monday. The Senate passed it 60 to 7 and sent the bill to Gov. Tim Walz a couple of hours later.
Mayor Bill de Blasio helped paint the mural in front of President Donald Trump’s namesake tower last week.
The movement which was fueled by the murder of an unarmed Black man George Floyd in the hand of white cops has found support from almost the entire world of sport, from Formula One to cricket.
Colston was a 17th-century trader who made a fortune transporting enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to the Americas.
The online petition, launched by university student Akhnoor Sidhu, demanded the removal of Gandhi status in solidarity of the Black Lives Matter movement.
The team has also been granted permission by the International Cricket Council to wear the emblem.
Thirumeni Balamurugan along with Mutharasu Kochadai and Aravinth Guruswamy played the instrument at the protests.
Alexis Johnson, who is black, filed the lawsuit in federal court in Pennsylvania alleging the Post-Gazette was engaging in racial discrimination and illegal retaliation.
The banner removal comes amid large US protests that began after George Floyd, died after a white Minneapolis officer pressed his knee into his neck at length as he lay face down and handcuffed.
Video on social media showed dozens of people surrounding the bust which sat on a pedestal while some people pulled on a rope tied to the bust and another hit it with what appears to be a skateboard.
The biggest demonstration took place in the Western Australian capital Perth where several thousand people gathered in a park waving "Black Lives Matter" signs and Aboriginal flags
Starbucks Foundation last week pledged to donate $1 million to organizations that promote racial equity and social justice. The organizations will be nominated by employees.