“He belongs in a museum,” read the plaques. “Not on our streets.”
Overnight, damaged precincts were turned into dance halls, cultural centers and libraries as many hope for peace following protests.
The death of the man in police custody sparked protests across Colombia, and a reckoning over police brutality.
The temporary ruling from the Supreme Court is saving lives in one of the worst-offending countries for police brutality.
Two-thirds of stop and searches are conducted under the pretext of drugs searches.
For years, talent agents and promoters have discriminated against comedians of color. Now top acts such as Dane Baptiste and Ava Vidal are speaking out.
Young, Black Brazilians flocked to see the “Black Panther” movie and saw themselves in Wakanda.
Organisers said the demonstration was organised in the original anti-racist spirit of Carnival, to “celebrate emancipation from slavery” and “express what freedom means to us as a minority”.
Ken Hinds had to take legal action after London's Metropolitan Police threatened him for organising a demonstration.
A witness claims he saw police knee Andre Moura in the head 'several times' before he was restrained. He later died in custody.
The youth media company closed a $7.3 million round of investment in 2019. Now, it's facing a Black Lives Matter reckoning.
The abduction has highlighted racial tensions on the country’s coast, and the increasingly repressive tactics used against local indigenous communities.