'Fighting to be strong for my son': Black woman shot by officer seeks justice from hospital bed in US
It took place less than a day after Police Chief Wayne Walles announced the firing of the officer who fatally shot Marcellis Stinnette, a Black man, and wounded Tafara Williams, 20.
Cooper was charged under an existing false-report law that’s been long on the books and doesn’t reference race.
The banking giant pledged USD 1 billion in initiatives for Black-oriented business needs as US businesses face pressure to respond to rising public concerns about racism.
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.
Biden has vowed that, if elected, he will begin addressing institutional racism within his first 100 days of taking office.
23-year-old Elijah McClain died last August in Aurora three days after police put him into a chokehold, was injected with ketamine to sedate him and suffered a cardiac arrest.
The executive action also makes it harder for those officers with a troubled history from getting hired by other departments.
Adele said that racism is a problem that is prevalent all over the world and she 'wholeheartedly stands in solidarity with the fight for freedom'.
In his essay, published by Daily Beast, Clooney called racism as the 'greatest pandemic' of the US, lamenting that there hasn't been a 'vaccine' for it even after 400 years.
Woods said that he had the 'utmost respect' for police and likened the situation to the Los Angeles riots of 1992.
Derek Chauvin, 44, was charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the case.
The police said that they were investigating a 34-year-old man for 'promoting enmity between different racial groups'.
During a White House press briefing, Trump said evidence shows that African-Americans have higher rates of COVID-19 infection in the US.
Students and residents from Northeast India started a #SayNoToRacism campaign on social media, requesting Delhi people to stop racism against Northeastern people.