Black lives celebrated and mourned at emotional BET Awards

Black power, suffering and the fight for justice took center stage at the BET awards on Sunday, the first Black celebrity event in the United States since nationwide mass protests broke out this month over systemic racism.The show, which celebrates

Black father and son 'threatened with Tasers' by police over false stabbing suspicion

Police are facing calls to undergo unconscious bias training after a father and son were allegedly grabbed by officers and threatened with Tasers after being wrongly suspected of involvement in a stabbing.Andrew Boateng and son Huugo were out cycling

Black father and son 'threatened with Tasers' by police over false stabbing suspicion

Trump criticises plan for Black Lives Matter mural in front of his Manhattan tower

Donald Trump has criticised the mayor of New York's plan to make a "Black Lives Matter" mural in front of Trump Tower in Manhattan.President Trump tweeted that Bill de Blasio "wants to paint the fabled & beautiful Fifth Avenue, right in front of Trum

Trump criticises plan for Black Lives Matter mural in front of his Manhattan tower

Black Arab women tackle racist beauty ideals and stereotypes - People

Black Arab women are drawing inspiration from global anti-racism protests to fight back against long-standing discrimination and Middle Eastern beauty standards that favor light skin and straight hair.Black Arabs in the Middle East an

Black Lives Matter: How police are trying to rebuild trust amid tensions in LA

The passenger seat of a police cruiser is an interesting place from which to observe the tension in America right now.When it's a Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) car patrolling gang territory in a historically troubled community, there is undoub

Black Lives Matter: How police are trying to rebuild trust amid tensions in LA

Black-owned eateries buoyed by grassroots support since virus hit - Food

Outside the Southwest Soda Pop Shop in the US capital, a long line of customers waits, both to buy ice cream and to show solidarity with restaurants owned by African Americans, a community particularly hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic."We w

Brands tout Black heritage as some shoppers question authenticity - Lifestyle

L'Oreal SA, Unilever and other multinationals that acquired personal-care brands founded by Black people are moving to reassure their core customers, some of whom have pledged in the wake of racial-justice protests to direct their spending toward

Colgate ponders more changes to 'Black Person Toothpaste' - Lifestyle

Colgate said Friday it would make further changes to a top-selling Chinese toothpaste whose logo once employed blackface and whose name still translates to "Black Person Toothpaste."The move is the latest in the growing wave of companies o

Black Lives Matter: Anti-racism protesters march in UK cities for fourth weekend

Protesters gathered in cities around the UK for a fourth weekend of demonstrations in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.Several hundred people turned out in London's Hyde Park, while scuffles broke out in Glasgow as police tried to corral pr

Black Lives Matter: Anti-racism protesters march in UK cities for fourth weekend