Silicon Valley boss from UK hurls racist abuse at Asian family

A Silicon Valley entrepreneur was kicked out of a California restaurant on July 4 for hurling racist abuse at an Asian family and yelling ‘Trump is going to f*** you’. Michael Lofthouse, the British founder of tech company Solid8, was caught on camera racially attacking Jordan Chan and her family when they were out celebrating … Read more Silicon Valley boss from UK hurls racist abuse at Asian family

Silicon Valley CEO from UK hurls racist abuse at Asian family

A Silicon Valley CEO was kicked out of a California restaurant on July 4 for hurling racist abuse at an Asian family and yelling ‘Trump is going to f*** you’. Michael Lofthouse, the British CEO and founder of tech company Solid8, was caught on camera racially attacking Jordan Chan and her family when they were out … Read more Silicon Valley CEO from UK hurls racist abuse at Asian family

Julianne Moore and Bart Freundlich attend Montauk BLM protest

Julianne Moore and husband Bart Freundlich step out with a homemade sign to march in the Montauk Black Lives Matter protest By Caitlyn Becker For Dailymail.com Published: 19:02 BST, 7 July 2020 | Updated: 19:09 BST, 7 July 2020 Julianne Moore and her husband, director Bart Freundlich took to the streets to support the Black … Read more Julianne Moore and Bart Freundlich attend Montauk BLM protest

New York cop kneels on black man’s neck until he passes out

A New York cop knelt on a black man’s neck until he passed out as the victim’s distraught dad begged the officer to stop, fearing his son ‘was going to die just like George Floyd‘. Shocking footage surfaced on social media Monday of an unnamed officer kneeling on the neck of Yugeshwar Gaindarpersaud, 31, during an … Read more New York cop kneels on black man’s neck until he passes out

BLM: Keke Palmer says Donald Trump is ‘inciting a race war’

Keke Palmer is one of the most vocal and ardent supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement and has been marching alongside protesters for weeks. The 26-year-old multi-talented star opened up about the powerful anti-racist movement sweeping the country and her role as an activist in her cover story for the ‘Jaugust’ issue of Cosmopolitan, … Read more BLM: Keke Palmer says Donald Trump is ‘inciting a race war’

US trainee teachers ‘see black children as more angry’

Trainee teachers are more likely to see black children as being ‘more angry’ than white youngsters, regardless of their actual emotional state, a study has concluded.  US researchers showed prospective teachers clips of young child actors performing different emotions — and asked them to identify the expressions that they saw. The participants were found to … Read more US trainee teachers ‘see black children as more angry’

Seattle cop KNEELS on CHOP protester’s neck after officers dive at demonstrators while clearing zone

Seattle police officers were filmed kneeling on the necks of two CHOP demonstrators as they were being arrested for squatting at a downtown intersection on two separate occasions on Thursday.  Seattle police officers continued to gradually reclaim the streets from the Capitol Hill Occupied Protest (CHOP) as one video shows cops dive-tackling a group of … Read more Seattle cop KNEELS on CHOP protester’s neck after officers dive at demonstrators while clearing zone

Security firm Ring works with US police with ‘deadly histories’

Amazon may have banned police from using its facial recognition technology, but a new report shows the tech giant is providing thousands of departments with video and audio footage from Ring. Electronic Frontier Foundation, a nonprofit that defends civil liberties, found over 1,400 agencies are working with the Amazon-owned company and hundreds of them have … Read more Security firm Ring works with US police with ‘deadly histories’

Painting of ‘Black Lives Matter’ outside Trump Tower postponed

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has temporarily called off the painting of a ‘Black Lives Matter mural’ scheduled to begin Thursday along Fifth Avenue – just feet from the U.S. president’s former home in Trump Tower.  No explanation was given by City Hall as to why the painting was postponed last minute and … Read more Painting of ‘Black Lives Matter’ outside Trump Tower postponed

Film director Spike Lee compares Confederate flag to swastika

Director Spike Lee has compared the Confederate flag to Nazi swastikas as he praised the white BLM supports who would ‘make the big difference’. The legendary New York-based film boss demanded the 13-star symbol be removed from public display along with statues of military leaders from that time. Speaking to host Franklin Leonard on Luminary’s … Read more Film director Spike Lee compares Confederate flag to swastika