National Anthem Singer Kneels During Titans Game in Support of NFL Protests (Sept 2017)

National Anthem Singer Kneels During Titans Game in Support of NFL Protests (Sept 2017)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by Inside Edition The singer took a knee as she sang the national anthem. Meghan Linsey is a former contestant on ‘The Voice’ who suddenly found herself in the middle of the controversy dividing America. She took a knee in Nashville as the Tennessee Titans and Seattle Seahawks stayed in the locker room. Every NFL game saw players, coaches, and owners kneeling or linking their arms in solidarity after President…

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NFL players #takeaknee to protest Donald Trump’s comments (Sept 2017)

NFL players #takeaknee to protest Donald Trump’s comments (Sept 2017)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by CBC News Sports reporters Lindsay Gibbs and Morgan Campbell discuss the reaction to Trump’s comments that athletes who protest by kneeling during the national anthem should be ‘fired’. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.4304825

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Boston demonstrations: How the day unfolded. – BBC News (Aug 2017)

Boston demonstrations: How the day unfolded. – BBC News (Aug 2017)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by BBC News Tens of thousands of anti-racism protesters opposed a far-right “Free Speech” rally in the US city of Boston on Saturday. While the day was mostly peaceful, there were minor scuffles between police and protesters, and at least 33 were arrested. Here’s how the day unfolded. Video by the BBC’s Paul Blake in Boston

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Protest marks 6 years since Mark Duggan’s death

Protest marks 6 years since Mark Duggan’s death

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by RT UK Protesters marched through streets of Tottenham on Friday marking 6th anniversary of the police killing of Mark Duggan. His death was seen as sparking the London riots.

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Ghosts of Cable Street – The Men They Couldn’t Hang

Ghosts of Cable Street – The Men They Couldn’t Hang

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by obugger Song about the 1936 battle against the fascists in Cable Street London. Then our grandfathers and fathers fought them again in the Spanish Civil War and the Second world War. The Punks & Rastas fought them in the 70s and now we have to fight them again in the shape of the EDL and the BNP. No surrender to racism and Fascism.

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Zita Holbourne speaking at a Jeremy Corbyn BAME Rally (August 2016)

Zita Holbourne speaking at a Jeremy Corbyn BAME Rally (August 2016)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by ZitaPoetActivist Extract of speech given at a rally on Monday 15th of August 2016 at Highbury Fields , which was also addressed by Jeremy Corbyn

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“All Lives Matter, But…,” a New Poem from Royce Mann (July 2016)

“All Lives Matter, But…,” a New Poem from Royce Mann (July 2016)

Video and text uploaded by The Preachers Wise beyond his years, 14-year-old Royce Mann debuts a follow-up poem to his viral standout “White Boy Privilege” on #ThePreachers. Titled “All Lives Matter, But…,” his performance left many in our audience in tears. Hosted by John Gray, Dr. E Dewey Smith Jr., Orrick Quick and Dr. Jamal Bryant, THE PREACHERS is an all-new talk show featuring four dynamic and outspoken preachers who are known for their electrifying and unique…

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#WordsMatter Project #BlackLivesMatter Protest through Poetry (July 2016)

#WordsMatter Project #BlackLivesMatter Protest through Poetry (July 2016)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by The Chris James Journey The Roots Art Connection led by Chris James hosted a protest through poetry at The House of Art in Little Rock, Arkansas. www.TheChrisJamesJourney.com Sponsored by Alternate Roots Partners in Action

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David Bowie Criticizes MTV for Not Playing Videos by Black Artists (1983)

David Bowie Criticizes MTV for Not Playing Videos by Black Artists (1983)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by MTV News David Bowie has some questions and criticisms about MTV’s lack of videos featuring black artists in this 1983 interview with Mark Goodman.

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Jeremy Corbyn Proud to be Arrested for Anti-apartheid Protest

Jeremy Corbyn Proud to be Arrested for Anti-apartheid Protest

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by Jack Bond During the tributes to Nelson Mandela on 9 December 2013, four days after his death, Jeremy Corbyn explains why he was arrested for his anti-apartheid protest outside South Africa House

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