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London protest: Thousands pack capital in support of Black Lives Matter despite warning

1 month ago   |   By Daily Express

THOUSANDS of people have taken to the streets in London for an anti-racism rally despite warnings by the Government against mass gatherings due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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UK anti-racism protesters defy calls to avoid mass gatherings

UK anti-racism protesters defy calls to avoid mass gatherings

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Thousands around country join Black Lives Matter protests sparked by death of George Floyd Thousands of anti-racism protesters have gathered across the UK, defying calls from ministers and police chiefs to avoid mass gatherings. Crowds of mostly young people heard speeches in Parliament Square on Saturday declaring the end of institutional racism, and observed a minute's silence on one knee to commemorate Belly Mujinga, Mark Duggan, Derek Bennett and other black people who were killed by police or died in controversial circumstances.
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Thousands expected to attend anti-racism protests across UK despite ministers warning against mass gatherings

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Demonstrators set to gather in cities including London, Manchester, Sheffield, Bristol and Leicester
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