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.
Protesters Kneel, Lay Roses At Feet Of Chicago Police In Peaceful ProtestProtesters started at Roberto Clemente Community Academy in Humboldt Park. Their destination was the 14th District police station.
Show Of Unity After Black Lives Matter Hearts Are Pulled Down In NapervilleThere was outrage in Naperville Wednesday after young people supporting Black Lives Matter were confronted.
Newly Named Interim Superintendent Faces Criticism From L.A. Black Lives MatterL.A. Black Lives Matter activists say Beck's 'cop' talk is exactly what Chicago should be worried about.
Foxx Controversy Takes Center Stage Prior To Election Day"We are not going to be quiet when someone is being crucified and they're crucifying Kim Foxx unjustly."
Black Lives Matter Protesters Crash Wedding Of Cop Linked To Stephon Clark ShootingOne of the two officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark was confronted by Black Lives Matter protesters on his wedding day.