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Court bans Australian Black Lives Matter rally over coronavirus – BBC News

Image copyright EPAImage caption A smaller protest was held in Sydney on Tuesday An Australian court has banned a Black Lives Matter protest that was planned this weekend in Sydney, saying it posed a coronavirus health risk. New South Wales (NSW) Police had sought a court order to halt it. Thousands were expected to attend …

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‘You have to keep at it’: What Black Lives Matter demonstrators can learn from civil rights protests of the past – USA TODAY

Marco della Cava USA TODAY Published 8:56 AM EDT Jun 5, 2020 SAN FRANCISCO — Shahid Buttar, a Black Lives Matter activist running for Congress against fellow Democrat and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, has been protesting in the streets for 20 years. He knows the cost of civil dissent can be high. Protesters can be injured or killed — …

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Why Most Americans Support the Protests – The New York Times

Welcome to Poll Watch, our weekly look at polling data and survey research on the candidates, voters and issues that will shape the 2020 election. Beyond the scenes of protest and resistance playing out in cities across the country, a movement of a different sort has taken hold. The American public’s views on the pervasiveness …

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Twitter disables Trump’s George Floyd video tribute – Al Jazeera English

Twitter has disabled US President Donald Trump’s campaign tribute video to George Floyd on its platform citing a copyright complaint. The clip, which is a collation of photos and video of protest marches and instances of violence in the aftermath of Floyd’s death, has Trump speaking in the background. More: According to US media outlet …

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Man arrested in India’s Kerala over death of pregnant elephant – Al Jazeera English

A man has been arrested in India’s Kerala state for his alleged involvement in the death of a pregnant elephant and others are being questioned, the state’s Forest Minister K Raju has said. One man was arrested by a joint investigation team of police and forest departments in connection with the case, Raju said on …

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Vlad the snark impaler: Putin gripes about massive Siberian fuel spill – New York Daily News

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Cristobal now a tropical depression, center moving into Gulf of Mexico – Fox News

Cristobal, now a tropical depression, was expected to move into the Gulf of Mexico Friday, where it will intensify before making landfall in the U.S. this weekend. After dumping three feet of rain in parts of Guatemala and El Salvador earlier in the week, Cristobal likely will strengthen into a tropical storm and grow, bringing a widespread impact when …

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Twitter blocks Trump campaign’s George Floyd video tribute – CBS News

Twitter has blocked a Trump campaign video tribute to George Floyd over a copyright claim, a move that heightens tensions between the social media platform and the U.S. president, one of its most widely followed users. The Trump campaign account claimed it is being censored.  The company put a label on a video posted by …

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How coronavirus will change your dentist appointment – Los Angeles Times

Surgical masks are replaced with N-95 respirators, the dental drill is silent, and waiting-room magazines are gone. Your next trip to the dentist may be much different from what you’re used to. Four decades after the AIDS epidemic changed dentistry, requiring providers to wear gloves and goggles for the first time, the novel coronavirus is …

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Judge denies release of NYC protesters whose arraignments are overdue – New York Post

A Manhattan judge has denied the release of protesters, whose arraignments are overdue, as the city is experiencing “a crisis within a crisis” during protests and the coronavirus pandemic. The Legal Aid Society filed a petition Tuesday seeking the release of all defendants who had been arrested and were awaiting arraignment longer than 24 hours, …

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