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Seattle's Capitol Hill is liberated from violent occupation

As the police pushed occupiers out of the area, they found spike strips, knives, and made over 40 arrests in downtown Seattle.

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

BUSTED: Toronto mayor posts old photo of city to hide protestors' vandalism

Toronto Mayor John Tory has found himself in hot water after he posted a picture of a landmark that has since been vandalized by protestors.

Nico Johnson Nico Johnson

Motion to defund Toronto police to be discussed by city council

That motion goes directly against the words of Ontario Premier Doug Ford, who said that defunding the police went against his beliefs.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

WATCH: Nancy Pelosi calls George Floyd 'George Kirby' while talking about bill named in his honour

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi was so in touch with the mission of the police reform bill and the man who inspired its name that she called George Floyd, George Kirby.

Libby Emmons Libby Emmons

Trump responds to BLM threat to 'burn down the system' if their demands aren’t met

Black Lives Matter leader, Hawk Newsome told Fox News that BLM wants "black liberation and black sovereignty, by any means necessary." Trump called him out for treason.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

Seattle businesses and residents fight back with major class action lawsuit over autonomous zone

The suit claims that claims the group have had their rights “overrun by the city of Seattle’s unprecedented decision to abandon and close off an entire city neighborhood.”

Ari Hoffman Ari Hoffman

Occupiers create autonomous zone in Washington DC outside White House

In Washington DC, outside the White House, activists endeavored to set up an autonomous zone. It began with an attempt to pull down a statue of Andrew Jackson.

Libby Emmons Libby Emmons

Man shot in Atlanta near Wendy's where Rayshard Brooks was killed

An investigation is underway by Atlanta police following the shooting of a man in Atlanta on Saturday.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

UBC chair forced to resign from board of governors for liking tweets critical of Black Lives Matter

The chair of the University of British Columbia's board of governors has resigned after criticizing and pushing back against Black Lives Matter.

Collin Jones Collin Jones

America is cancelled

The mob always thinks it is on the side of justice. But the mob doesn’t think, it cannot reason, it cannot consider, it can only act, with more and more brutal results.

Libby Emmons Libby Emmons

Antifa torches and topples George Washington statue in Portland

A statue of George Washington, the first president of the United States, was toppled and burned on Thursday night by Antifa in Portland, Oregon.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

Ontario town Vaughan petitioned for name change due to racist past

An online petition is collecting signatures with the hopes of renaming the city of Vaughan, Ontario after complaints about the man it was named after.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

Activists demand removal of McGill statue from McGill University—ask that it be replaced with a tree

One of Canada's most prestigious post-secondary schools has become the subject of controversy over revelations that James McGill, was in fact a slave owner.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

Activists call to change provincial name of British Columbia due to colonial past

British Columbia may be getting a makeover as many people are now calling for the province to be renamed, as the name doesn't honour the Indigenous people.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

Police reform bill proposed by Senate GOP—Senator Scott adds that 'the nation is not racist'

Senate Republicans revealed their "Justice Act" police reform bill on Wednesday, which intends to hold police officers accountable.

Collin Jones Collin Jones