We condemn this disrespectful act and are working with the relevant authorities and the Embassy of India to rectify the situation: US State Department Spokesperson to ANI on the desecration of the statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Washington DC
BREAKING: The Michigan Senate has unanimously approved a bill that would require police to be trained on implicit bias and de-escalation techniques.
"I can really make opportunities for Namibia and show Namibia to the world." Latoya Mwoombola, aka @Nezzy_Doe , has been working tirelessly as a doctor in Namibia, which has seen very few cases of Covid-19. She spoke to 's #BBCWhatsNew a @Yvethiout her other passion - rapping.
Important story: A Florida officer who knocked over a seated protester just before a peaceful protest against police abuse turned violent has been reviewed by internal affairs for using force 79 times in his roughly three-and-half years on the force.
Breaking News: Virginia's governor plans to order the removal of a monument to the Confederate general Robert E. Lee in Richmond, an official said.
BREAKING: An independent autopsy ordered by George Floyd's family finds he was killed by "homicide caused by asphyxia due to neck and back compression that led to a lack of blood flow to the brain," according to early findings from the examination.
Breaking: Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer just announced every single officers' body camera was NOT ACTIVATED during the shooting last night that resulted in DavidMcAtee’s death. Not one.
Today Trump declared war on the people of the United States, threatening states that if the did not request federal troops in their states, the troops would be deployed forcibly. That’s illegal, and it would invoke a civil war.
BREAKING: The 3 other officers involved in #GeorgeFloyd 's killing will be charged with aiding and abetting murder, reports the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Derek Chauvin's charge will be elevated to second-degree murder.
Here is what was happening outside the White House as President Trump was giving his Rose Garden address and saying he is an “ally of all peaceful protestors.” Peaceful protestors being tear gassed outside of the WH gates. I confirmed because I was teargassed along with them.
What would Jesus do? I’m guessing he wouldn’t target people with tear gas and rubber bullets so he could get a photo op holding a Bible upside down. Just a wild hunch.