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Their crimes didn’t warrant deaths, their complexion did
The video of Yugeshwar Gaindarpersaud's arrest on Monday in the city of Schenectady showed the policeman with his knee on the man's neck evoking the image of the killing of the unarmed African-American man George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25.
In the ad posted on its Instagram account, the sportswear brand has tweaked the words of its trademark slogan to highlight racism in America, saying: ‘For once, Don’t do It. Don’t pretend there’s not a problem in America.’
Inspired by the global protests against systemic racism and police brutality, Nigerian American blogger Nifesimi Akingbe donned a black shirt that read "I am Black history,” and began recording a video.
It was a miscalculation. American farmers held back from selling corn last summer because they expected prices to go up as the rains failed and corn production fell. And it was expected that the dry spell would continue. It did not. There was plentiful rain, a bumper crop, and the resulting
Talking to Latino voters in Nevada about President Joe Biden, immigration activist Rico Ocampo says one issue keeps coming up: they are disappointed at what they see as his failure to expand protections for immigrants in the US illegally. Ocampo, who works for the pro-immigrant
Ask historians to name America’s greatest foreign policy blunders, and you’ll often hear a litany of misbegotten interventions — Vietnam, Iraq, Afghanistan and other wars that went awry. But some of America’s biggest failures have been errors of omission rather than commission
Immigrants are good for this country. They work critical jobs, pay taxes, build businesses and introduce many of our favourite foods and cultural innovations (doughnuts, anyone?). But for decades, powerful players have chosen the self-serving politics of division over sensible immigration