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‘Out of context’ Twitter accounts are turning into protest accounts

Out of Context Twitter accounts, like out of context bojack horseman and john mulaney out of context, are some of the funniest on Twitter, and a celebration for fandoms, but many creators are using their sizable platforms to amplify black voices and pivot the…

black - The Verge
10:32am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Black and Asian people in England more likely to die from COVID-19, says report

Black and Asian people in England are up to 50% more likely to die after becoming infected with COVID-19, an official study said on Tuesday, putting pressure on the government to outline plans to protect the most at-risk communities.

black - Reuters
10:21am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Black-Owned Bookstores To Support Right Now

If you’re looking to read more black authors — and you should be! — you can support these black bookstores in the process.

black - Buzzfeed
10:07am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

FOX Sports supports our Black colleagues and the Black community

We support our Black colleagues and the Black community, as we all unite to seek equality and understanding.

black - Fox Sports
10:00am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

A white bar owner in Omaha shot and killed a black protester. He won't face charges.

In response to outrage on social media, the county attorney said there was no "racial tone" to conversations between the shooter and the victim.

black - CBS News
9:44am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

15 Tone-Deaf Things Celebs Have Said During The George Floyd/Black Lives Matter Protests

Learn from these.

black - Buzzfeed
9:37am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Game companies delay events, tweet #BlackLivesMatter amid police brutality protests

“Now is not the time,” Activision says of delayed Call of Duty content.

black - Ars Technica
9:27am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Celebrities' And Brands' Performative Black Lives Matter Activism Isn't Helpful

Many celebrities’ and brands’ statements about George Floyd’s death and Black Lives Matter protests feel like hollow attempts to be on the right side of history.

black - Buzzfeed
9:22am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

GM, Ford join U.S. companies condemning George Floyd death, racism

General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co condemned racial inequality in the United States following the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, at the hands of police in Minneapolis last week.

black - Reuters
8:41am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Risk of dying is higher for ethnic minorities

Being black or from an ethnic minority is a "major risk factor" in coronavirus, Matt Hancock says.

black - BBC News
8:41am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

23 Outstanding YA Books By Black Authors That Have Been Released This Year (So Far)

We're halfway through 2020 and one of the good things that has come from it are these YA books.

black - Buzzfeed
8:22am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Virgil Abloh Responded To Intense Backlash After He Appeared To Donate $50 To Bail Funds For Black Lives Matter Protesters

"People who criticize 'looting' often do so as a way to make it seem like our fight against injustice isn't legitimate. I did not realize the ways my comments accidentally contributed to that narrative."

black - Buzzfeed
8:07am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Jimmy Fallon responds to blackface sketch controversy on The Tonight Show

Jimmy Fallon responds to blackface sketch controversy on The Tonight Show

black - News.com.au
7:48am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

George Floyd death: Newcastle and United States defender DeAndre Yedlin reveals text from grandfather

Newcastle and United States defender DeAndre Yedlin says his grandfather is "glad" he does not live in the US as he would fear for his grandson's life "as a young black man".

black - BBC Sport
7:04am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Twitter suspends hundreds over #DCBlackout hoax

A "blackout" that never happened and a fake "left-wing" account are among those banned.

black - BBC News
6:04am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Parents face difficult conversations with children after George Floyd’s death

Three black parents share their fears and anxieties after the death of George Floyd and the difficult conversations they’re having with their children.

black - CBC News
2:52am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

Five police officers shot, wounded in US protests

US News: At least five US police officers were shot and wounded during violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody, police and media said

black - The Times of India
2:35am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

13 Books You Should Read About Black Lives

From established classics to newer works.

black - New York Magazine
2:31am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

As chief of police, I knelt for George Floyd to show the people I serve that black lives matter

The police chief of Schenectady, New York, explains his decision to talk, and then march, with protesters in his city when they came to the police station.

black - MSNBC
1:31am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

As chief of police, I knelt for George Floyd to show the people I serve that black lives matter

The police chief of Schenectady, New York, explains his decision to talk, and then march, with protesters in his city when they came to the police station.

black - NBC News
1:31am PDT - June 2nd, 2020

'Woke' Khloe Kardashian Desperately Wants to be an Activist

Khloe Kardashian claims to be 'woke' enough to speak up for Black people. Too bad she has no problem stealing from Black culture.

black - Crypto Coins News
11:07pm PDT - June 1st, 2020

George Floyd protests across America: Live updates

Protests following the death of George Floyd, a black man who pleaded that he couldn't breathe while he was held down with a knee by a former Minneapolis police officer, have spread nationwide. Follow here for the latest updates.

black - CNN
10:59pm PDT - June 1st, 2020

George Floyd protests across America: Live updates

Protests following the death of George Floyd, a black man who pleaded that he couldn't breathe while he was held down with a knee by a former Minneapolis police officer, have spread nationwide. Follow here for the latest updates.

black - CNN
10:59pm PDT - June 1st, 2020

George Floyd protests across America: Live updates

Protests following the death of George Floyd, a black man who pleaded that he couldn't breathe while he was held down with a knee by a former Minneapolis police officer, have spread nationwide. Follow here for the latest updates.

black - CNN
10:59pm PDT - June 1st, 2020

Samantha Marie Ware says Lea Michele threatened to 's--- in my wig,' made her time on Glee 'hell'

Ware's tweet was in response to Michele's post supporting Black Lives Matter.

black - Entertainment Weekly
9:25pm PDT - June 1st, 2020