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George Floyd protests LIVE: London Black Lives Matter demonstration takes place today as curfews ignored across US

1 month ago   |   By The Sun

THOUSANDS of Brits are expected to descend on London's Hyde Park from 1pm today as worldwide outrage continues to flare over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
People across the UK have also been asked to “take the knee” on their doorsteps at 6pm in solidarity.
This comes as demonstrators defied curfews in the US.
In New York City, police officers trying to wind down a day of peaceful protests allegedly arrested at least 40 people for breaking a 7pm curfew as looting broke out around Manhattan.
In LA, protesters staged a post-curfew sit-in outside Mayor Eric Garcetti's home.
They...
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Tinashe wields a 'Black Lives Matter' sign while protesting the death of George Floyd in Hollywood

Tinashe wields a 'Black Lives Matter' sign while protesting the death of George Floyd in Hollywood

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Tinashe took to the streets of Hollywood on Tuesday to join the day's protest over the senseless killing of George Floyd, who died at the hands of police on May 25.
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Outrage grows over George Floyd death as protests spread across the globe

Outrage grows over George Floyd death as protests spread across the globe

1 month ago   |   By Metro

The movement has spread to various cities worldwide, including Paris yesterday
Black Lives Matter demonstrators in France were tear gassed yesterday as the global outrage around an unarmed black man's death at the hands of a white American police officer continued to grow.
Riot police faced off with protesters who lit barricades, ‘took a knee' and raised their fists in Paris. Several thousand people defied a coronavirus-related ban on protests to remember Mr Floyd and Adama Traore, a French black man who died in police custody.
It follows the death in Minneapolis, which has sparked the...
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London George Floyd protests LIVE: Thousands set to descend on Hyde Park in peaceful demonstration for Black Lives Matter

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Thousands of protesters are expected to descend on London as worldwide outrage continues to grow over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week.
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