Oak Park Black Lives Matter Mural Painted Over To Read, 'All Lives Matter'A Black Lives Matter mural in Oak Park was defaced overnight – painted over to read, “all lives matter.”
Black Lives Matter Mural Painted By Evanston Township H.S. Boys' Basketball Team Splattered With Paint; They Believe It Was DefacedOn Friday, the Evanston Township High School boys’ basketball team painted a massive message of Black Lives Matter in yellow on the street outside their school. On Saturday, the team found streaks of white paint splattered across two of the letters.
Indiana Priest Suspended After Calling Black Lives Matter And Antifa Protesters 'Maggots,' 'Parasites' And 'Serpents In The Garden'In a June 28 bulletin to his parish, Father Theodore Rothrock compared antifa and Black Lives Matter organizers to the Taliban in "the obliteration of our history."
Chicago Red Stars Open Up Play In National Women's Soccer League Challenge CupIn a powerful moment before the game during the national anthem, all of the players wore Black Lives Matter shirts, and most took a knee.
Chicago Musicians March From Lincoln Park To Wicker Park With Instruments In Support Of Black Lives Matter MovementChicago musicians marched Sunday for equality and change.
Protesters, Black Lives Matter Activists Sue To Block Indianapolis Police From Using Tear Gas On DemonstratorsThe federal lawsuit argues that the use of chemical agents and projectiles for crowd control violates the First Amendment.
Documentarians James, Pelosi Turn Cameras On Protests, Despite DangersHe’s one of a handful of documentarians, from Steve James (“Hoop Dreams”) to Alexandra Pelosi (“Outside the Bubble”), who have brought out their cameras to capture the historic nationwide protests, despite the danger, the pandemic and even the lack of a plan for how to ultimately use the footage.
Starbucks Creates Own Black Lives Matter Shirt For EmployeesSocial media blew up over news reports that Starbucks had told employees in a memo they couldn't wear Black Lives Matter shirts or other paraphernalia because it might be used to amplify divisiveness.
Protests, Marches Held In Skokie, Lincoln Park, BoystownProtests for justice were held in multiple locations Sunday – including Skokie and Boystown.
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart 'De-Deputizes' Deputies Linked To Insults And Threats Toward ProtestersThe county's public defender complained that deputies had apparently posted insulting and threatening comments online after a march in support of Black Lives Matter.
Public Defender Amy Campanelli Seeks Probe Into Sheriff's Deputies' Social Media Posts After Black Lives Matter MarchCook County Public Defender Amy Campanelli has asked the county's sheriff and inspector general to investigate insulting and threatening comments apparently posted online by deputies following a march in support of Black Lives Matter.
Missouri Woman Asked Merriam-Webster To Update Its Definition Of Racism; Dictionary Will Make The Change"I was super happy because I really felt like that was a step in a good direction for a lot of positive change for a lot of different positive conversations that can really help change the world and helps change how people view things," Kennedy Mitchum said.
Protests Call For Justice And Police Reform In Lincoln Square, West Side, U Of C, Downers Grove, And Other LocationsSunday brought another round of peaceful protests in the city and suburbs.
Hundreds Turn Out In Mount Greenwood For 'I Have A Black Son' MarchHundreds of people also turned out Sunday for a march in Chicago’s Mount Greenwood neighborhood.
A Call For Interconnectivity At March, Food Giveaway In Chatham“A duty to love and protect each other” was the theme of a march and food giveaway Sunday in the Chatham neighborhood.