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  • Jan 19 2017

    Protest the Trump inauguration #J20 @US embassy and across the UK

    Join the Dump Trump protests this Friday and the Women’s march on Saturday. Trump is a clear and present danger to people of colour and all working people. We will not let his hate and division beat us. Let’s unite the struggles of all progressive forces in a movement to push back this bigot and […]

  • Jan 03 2017

    Huddersfield man Mohammed Yassar Yaqoob shot and killed by police

    From the Guardian – An investigation is under way after a man was shot and killed by police during a pre-planned operation on the M62 motorway in Huddersfield. Police said the incident was not terrorism-related, adding that there had been five arrests: three at the scene and two in a “related stop” of another vehicle […]

  • Nov 30 2016

    Charlotte cop walks free after shooting to death Keith Lamont Scott

    From the Charlotte Observer – No charges will be brought against Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer Brentley Vinson in the September shooting death of a man in University City, District Attorney Andrew Murray announced Wednesday. Keith Lamont Scott, 43, was shot Sept. 20 in a confrontation with officers outside his apartment. Murray said that evidence in the […]

  • Oct 12 2016

    Kingsley Burrell: 3 cops charged following custody death

    (Pic: Burrell family) From the BBC Three police officers have been charged with perjury following the death of a student in custody five years ago. Kingsley Burrell, 29, died from cardiac arrest after being arrested following a disturbance in Birmingham in 2011. more

  • Oct 10 2016

    Black Lives Matter Movement at huge Stand Up To Racism conference

    Over two hundred people crammed into the overflowing Black Lives Matter workshop at the 1,600-strong national conference of Stand up to Racism. The organisation is being relaunched to step up the fight against the rise in racism. Kadisha Burrell (Kingsley Burrell Justice Campaign), Capres Turner (Black lives matter summer protest organiser), Gary McFarlane (Black Lives Matter […]

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