American rock band Bon Jovi dedicated the new song "American Reckoning" memory of the African-American George Floyd and anti-racist protests that swept the U.S., reports Rolling Stone.
According to the leader of the group Jon Bon Jovi's new song "American Reckoning" is the reaction of musicians to the death of Floyd and the ensuing protests against racism.
Utah Governor Gary Herbert declared a state of emergency in the state capital, salt lake city, in connection with the outbreak in the city during the protests, reports The Hill.
A group of demonstrators gathered Thursday night outside the local Prosecutor's office after the Agency announced that the use of force in the incident with 22-year-old Bernardo Palacios-a Carbajal, who died in the shooting by police was justified. According to police, after protesters began to smash Windows in the building of Prosecutor's office, a meeting of people declared to be illegal. In addition, as reported, the demonstrators used pepper gas against the police. As a result, one police officer was taken to hospital, two protesters were detained.
In front of the Trump Tower skyscraper on the roadway of Fifth Avenue caused big yellow inscription Black lives matter ("black Lives matter"), the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
On this stretch of Fifth Avenue is closed for car traffic. Wanting to fit in and be photographed on the background of the label.
The image of Jesus Christ contrary to the black canons of the Church, because he was not an African American, said on Thursday, RIA Novosti the head of the expert Council of the Russian Orthodox Church on Church art, architecture and restoration Archpriest Leonid Kalinin.
Earlier picture of black Jesus Christ, a variation on the theme of the famous frescoes Leonardo da Vinci's last supper, received the same name, appeared on the altar of Saint Albany Cathedral in England as a sign of solidarity with the movement Black Lives Matter. Before that, the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby urged the Church of England to revise the image of Christ as the white man. According to the Daily Mail, the Abbot of Saint Albany Cathedral less than a week after the call Welby has agreed to place on the altar picture, which in 2009 wrote the artist Lorna may Wadsworth. Of Christ she wrote with a dark-skinned Jamaican.
The appropriations Committee of the U.S. house of representatives released a draft defense budget, which implies the allocation of 1 million dollars to rename military bases and other military objects, called the names of the generals of the slave South in the Civil war.
The bill still must make the full composition of the Senate, house of representatives, and only then he will be President Donald Trump.
Unknown demolished and damaged the statue escaped from slavery to abolitionist Frederick Douglas in Rochester, new York, reports the Washington Examiner.
It is reported that the incident occurred on a holiday weekend on the occasion of the independence Day of USA. The damaged statue was found about 15 metres from the pedestal on which it was installed.
The genuflecting of police with protesters is acceptable, unless it is the expression of a political position, but simply in solidarity with the society, says ex-police Raj of Ramnarine from Minnesota.
He worked in the police in different capacities for 25 years.
In "America's birthday", July 4, Donald trump had to say some kind of "throne speech" and to congratulate the Americans with their main holiday, but stood in front of him choose to try to take the path of national reconciliation and preservation of some (illusory) political propriety, or to choose the path of maximum political confrontation, which could end the present civil war. The choice that stood before the President of the United States, can be formulated in terms of the recent history of one of the neighboring with Russia, "nedogosudarstva". Trump had to give a public answer to the question: "to Be Yanukovych or not to be?" — the only amendment that the U.S. President has no real estate in Rostov, and to change gilded, pretentious interiors of the Trump Tower in new York city to something else it will hardly be desirable.
The US President has chosen the most aggressive option — and for the past two days the American media vote on that his performance was "dark and separating". So there is — and how it was conceived. By and large, trump told Americans the bitter truth about the divided country that America is in the form in which it is like his constituents could be destroyed and that a new generation of Americans genuinely hated their own country, and it happened because of the American managerial elite that was achieved.
One of the police officers in the United States, accused of killing African-American George Floyd during the arrest, released on bail, said the public database of prison in the County of Hennepin.
Dismissed from the police That Tao released on 4 July, according to the data base.
The car drove into protesters on a closed highway in Washington state on the night of Saturday, two people were hospitalized, reported ABC News, citing the state troopers.
According to the channel, the representative of the patrol Rick Johnson reported that the car drove through the closed section of interstate 5, knocking a few people. It is noted that one person suffered life-threatening injuries, the second condition is estimated as heavy.
The Berlin transport company BVG plans to rename the metro station with the "racist" name "Mohrenstrasse" (Mohrenstraße) to the station "Ulitsa Glinka" ("Glinkastrasse"), said in a statement.
In June in the centre of Berlin unknown painted over part of the name of the metro station "Mohrenstrasse" and signs with the name of the eponymous street, with it's anti-fascist inscriptions and stickers. The plates were painted over the word "Mohren" - rough obsolete designation for the black slaves who in the 18th and 19th centuries kept at some yards in Germany.
Social network Twitter removes the terms "master", "slave" and "black list" of their programming codes, and replace them with more "inclusive" words.
"Inclusive language plays a crucial role in creating the environment in which we find ourselves. In Twitter language, which we used in our codes do not reflect our values as a company and does not represent the people we serve. We want to change it," - said in a statement the social network Twitter.
Protests in the United States relate to the use in this country, formula of color revolutions, which Washington previously used around the world, and now "the matrix made itself," said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova in the air YouTube channel "Soloviev live".
In the United States experienced a series of protests on racial grounds, accompanied by riots, looting and demolition of monuments, the difficult socio-economic situation aggravated because of the pandemic. Riots broke out after the death of the African-American George Floyd at the hands of police in Minneapolis.
The President of the United States Donald trump expressed satisfaction with the settlement of the situation in Seattle, where earlier the police dismantled the so-called "Autonomous zone" - a few blocks occupied by protesters.
"I'm glad that in Seattle they (local authorities) solve the problem, because they knew that we (the Federal government) are ready to enter, and they did what was necessary," said trump at the event with the participation of representatives of small and medium business "Spirit of America Showcase".
The statue of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson was removed from the pedestal in Richmond in the U.S. state of Virginia, reports local TV station Wric.
Previously, the black mayor of Richmond Levar Stoney ordered to remove all the monuments to Confederate from the streets of the city.
The police eliminated the "Autonomous zone" in the city of Seattle in the U.S. state of Washington, according to ABC News.
Earlier it was reported that police have launched crackdown "Autonomous zones" on Wednesday morning, in accordance with the decree of the mayor of the city.
The staff of Seattle police detained at least 10 people during the dispersal of people from the "Autonomous area of Capitol hill" (CHAZ), according to Twitter the police.
"Police at the scene continue to instruct people to disperse. Currently made about 10 arrests," - said in a statement to the police.
The movement Black Lives Matter in the US, UK and some other countries is becoming increasingly anti-Christian and anti-civilizational character, the Deputy Chancellor of the Moscow Patriarchate Bishop Zelenograd Savva (Tutunov).
Constantine the Great, adopted Christianity in the Roman Empire, canonized by the Orthodox Church canonized, is honored as "equal to the apostles Emperor."
The government of the U.S. Boston has decided to remove from the Park in the city centre the monument, which depicts the 16th U.S. President Abraham Lincoln, in which the country had abolished slavery, and bent a knee African American.
"Today the art Commission of Boston voted unanimously to reduce the fine bronze elements of the Memorial of emancipation with its location in Park Square," - said in a statement to the Commission.
Advocating for the demolition of the monument to Alexander Baranov in the American city of Sitka (Alaska) are not able to fully understand the diversity of aspects of the history of Russian settlements in North America, told RIA Novosti the representatives of three non-governmental organizations.
Earlier, a group of residents of Sitka has proposed to remove from the centre of the monument the Governor of Russian settlements in North America in the late XVIII - early XIX centuries, Alexander Baranov. Most speakers for the demolition of the statue belongs to the indigenous people of trincity. The coordination Council of Russian compatriots of the USA (CARS) made an online petition against plans to demolish the monument. Mayor Gary Paxton told RIA Novosti that local authorities will consider the fate of the monument in July or August.
The Governor of Mississippi Tate Reeves signed a law to replace the state flag because of the presence on it of symbols of the Confederacy. The signing ceremony was broadcast channel CBS News.
Earlier the bill was approved by the House of representatives and the Senate of the state legislature. Amid protests against racist state legislators began debating a controversial symbols of the Confederacy, which is present on the flag since 1894. Flag of Mississippi - the only one in the United States, which remains the symbol of the Confederacy.
Picture of black Jesus Christ, a variation on the theme of the famous frescoes Leonardo da Vinci's last supper, received the same name, appeared on the altar of Saint Albany Cathedral in the British County of Hertfordshire as a sign of solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement ("black Lives matter"), reports the Daily Mail.
Earlier, the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby urged the Church of England to revise the image of Christ as the white man.
Minnesota, in the capital of which Minneapolis during the arrest police killed an African American George Floyd and where there were mass riots and pogroms throughout the country and the world, with different States the system of training policemen. The problem of prejudice against the police to the people traced the racial aspect.
RIA Novosti has tried to understand how police training that is done at this stage to resolve the racial issue and why, despite the selection in the profession still are unscrupulous guards.
The activists set up a guillotine next to the house of the head of the Corporation of Amazon Jeff Bezos, demanding the liquidation of his company, the newspaper reports the Washington Examiner.
The video that spread on social networks shows that two activists stand with a design resembling a guillotine. "Support our poor communities, not the rich," reads the inscription placed next to the guillotine.
The authorities of the American city of Sitka, Alaska, in July or August will consider the fate of the monument to Alexander Baranov, Governor of Russian settlements in North America, told RIA Novosti the mayor of Gary Paxton.
Sitka city Manager John Leach, in turn, told RIA Novosti that any dates for certain actions there.
The pair pointed their guns on the protesters, turned out to be the center of attention in the US because of the retweet Donald trump.
The President of the USA retweeted the video, which the residents of St. Louis in Missouri mark Makloski and his wife, Patricia directed at the crowd of protesters a gun and a pistol. The protesters went to the house of the Governor of the state, who lives nearby.
As a result of shooting of the captured protesters, "an Autonomous zone of Capitol hill" (CHAZ) in Seattle killed 16-year-old, another teenager 14 years injured, according to the city police Department.
The statement recalled that the shooting occurred in the early morning local time on the intersection of 12 Avenue and Pike Street. Presumably, the two Teens were in the SUV. Both were taken to the hospital, and one on the private car. Indicated that the investigators examined the jeep, but came to the conclusion that there is "trodden" that is likely to impede the investigation of the crime.
US authorities detained more than 100 people for participating in riots and causing damage to Federal property, reported on Monday the press Secretary of the White house Keighley Makineni.
"The justice Department detained more than one hundred anarchists for the riots and destruction of Federal property. The Ministry of justice also filed charges in Federal court of four men for attempting to throw off the pedestal the statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette square," she said.
Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the proposal to demolish the monument to the Governor of Russian settlements in North America, Alexander Baranov, said that in Russia, too, was a period of demolition of monuments and it was not the most brilliant in the history of the country.
The coordination Council of Russian compatriots of the USA (XORS) had previously made an online petition against plans to demolish the monument to ruler of the Russian settlements in North America in the late XVIII - early XIX centuries, Alexander Baranov. According to the petition posted on the website XORS, a group of residents of the city of Sitka (Alaska) has proposed to remove from the center of the city the statue of Alexander Baranov (1747-1819).
The police of the city of Louisville in the us state of Kentucky have detained a suspect in the murder of demonstrators during protests in the city, according to the portal Global news.
Earlier, the police of Louisville reported that one person was killed and another one wounded in shooting in Park on the spot of the protests.
Four protesters in Washington, D.C., that damaged the statue of seventh US President Andrew Jackson, charged with destruction of Federal property, the press release published on the website of the Ministry of justice.
"The Agency strictly adheres to its obligation to defend the sacred right of citizens to peaceful protests, which gives the First amendment, however, these charges should serve as a warning to those who make choice in favor of desecration of the statues and monuments that adorn the capital of our country: your aggressive behavior and criminal acts will not go unpunished" - presented in a release quotes the acting Prosecutor of the district of Columbia Michael Sherwin.
Hundreds of activists for several days did not leave city Hall Park in front of city hall in new York- the protesters demand that the city authorities have reduced the police budget for the next fiscal year at least $ 1 billion and reallocated to support the African American community, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
The annual budget of the NYPD is about $ 6 billion. In the 2019 financial year, this amounted to about 6% of total expenditures city of 95 billion dollars. Next fiscal year starts July 1. By this point it should be formed including the budget of the police Department.
Governor of Mississippi Tate Reeves said he was willing to sign a bill to replace the flag of the state because of the presence on it of the insignia of the Confederacy of the southern States.
Amid protests against racist state legislators began debating a controversial symbols of the Confederacy, which is present on the flag since 1894. Flag of Mississippi - the only one in the United States, which remains the symbol of the Confederacy.
Pharmacy Mohren Apotheke in Vienna decided to change the name, recognizing that the word Mohren, obsolete German term for black slaves, for many people, is discriminatory and offensive.
In a statement on the website of the pharmacy it is said that in the Middle ages, medicine in Europe was not developed, and effective medicines are supplied from Africa and Eastern countries. In this regard, as a token of appreciation the names of many pharmacies featured words like Mohren. The word in the middle Ages was used in relation to people with dark skin tone.
Law enforcement agencies of the U.S. city of Richmond, Virginia, was detained six people during the protest, held near the monument to the commander of the slave States during the Civil war, General Robert E. Lee, said the police.
As stated in the police statement, at about 22 hours on Friday (5am Saturday GMT) near the monument to General gathered about 100 people. After they began to shoot at police with paint balls, the Assembly was declared illegal.
More than a thousand people attended on Saturday a demonstration of "Black lives matter" in Berlin, the rally ended without incident, reported RIA Novosti the police.
"At the peak of the event was more than a thousand people," - said a police spokesman, noting that any serious incidents have occurred.
Netizens have disclosed the identity of an American police officer with a tattoo with the word "Russia", which provided security during the protests in Texas.
In early June, this picture appeared in social networks. Journalists drew attention to the unusual tattoo men and jokingly called him a "Russian agent".
More than 50% of Russians do not consider racial discrimination and racism are the main causes of the riots in the United States, evidenced by the results of a survey of Fund "Public opinion" (FOM).
From the end of may in many major American cities held protests and unrest after the death of the African-American George Floyd with the arrest by the police. One of the policemen, who for a few minutes he felt a knee in the neck of Floyd, charged with murder, three others of aiding and abetting the murder.
U.S. law enforcement authorities installed a fence around the monument in the Park of Washington, depicting former American President Abraham Lincoln near bent a knee African American, after protesters called for the demolition of the monument, reports the Washington Post.
As the newspaper notes, previously protesters have announced plans to gather at the memorial on Thursday and Friday evening. According to the newspaper, it is unknown about whether the participants demonstrators hold a rally about it or to demolish the monument.
Police in new York arrested after the video which shows how he applies a rear naked choke, reports NBC News.
It is reported that former police officer David Afandor can bring charges of strangulation. It is noted that this is not the first time he used force on the job: previously, he has been charged with assault after the video, which was recorded as he hits teen.
The chief of police of Tucson in the us state of Arizona Chris Magnus submitted his resignation after the incident with the death of Latin after the arrest by law enforcement officials, according to local newspaper the Arizona Republic.
The incident occurred at the end of April. As reported, the law enforcement officers arrived to grandma's house 27-year-old Carlos Lopez Ingram after the woman called the police and said that her grandson "drunk, yells and runs around the house naked." According to the video obtained from a wearable camera one of the officers who arrived on the scene, the police caught up with the young man, put him face down and handcuffed. In this position, Lopez had been in for 12 minutes. The record shows that he was breathing heavily and shouted: "Excuse me!". He also complains that he could not breathe and asked to give him a glass of water. One of the officers sitting on his legs while another holds his hands behind his back. Later the young man had a cardiac arrest as a result of which he died.
A monument to the former Vice-President of the United States and ideologue of the slave policy John see Calhoun dismantled in Charleston, South Carolina, reports CNN.
As reported, the work on dismantling of the monument erected in the Central square of the city, began on Wednesday and lasted most of the day.
Many protesters left the "Autonomous zone" of Seattle, Washington, reports CNN, citing a statement by one of the leaders of the protest, rapper Times Simon.
He had previously told RIA Novosti that the protesters intend to resume meetings with representatives of local authorities in the near future.
Russian TV presenter Ksenia Sobchak is going to sue for defamation in the German edition of Business Insider, who accused her of racism, against the decision of Audi to break from her promotional contract because of her social media posts about the protests in the United States.
"I sue Business Insider over libel. The German edition was published with the title "Ksenia Sobchak called black people stupid and lazy" and accused me of racism. It is an outright lie. Such words I never said. And I will demand an apology. People are not divided into whites and blacks, Caucasians and Asians. But people are divided into smart and stupid. For those who have an opinion, and those who follow the crowd," wrote Sobchak in his Telegram channel, adding that it did not support any protest in any country, when it is associated with violence.
American streaming platform HBO Max returns the film "gone with the wind", which was shot with her two weeks ago, according to the publication the Hollywood Reporter.
Earlier HBO Max removed the "gone with the wind" due to racial themes, this happened on the background of large-scale protests in the United States after the death of the African-American George Floyd.
Three white Americans, a suspect in the murder of an African-American Ahmad of Arberi, formally charged with murder with aggravating circumstances, reports on Thursday, NBC News.
Father and son, Gregory and Travis Mcmikle was arrested may 8, Arberi although shot back in February. The arrest came in the Wake of public outrage after in a network there was video of the murder. Another accused was the neighbour of Macmillan, who filmed the events. The President of the United States Donald trump promised to look into the matter.
The US President Donald trump has promised to sign before the end of this week, the Executive decree on the protection of monuments, he stated at a press conference in Washington after talks with the President of Poland.
"We already have a law on the protection of monuments ... but I think we should gather all the various aspects together in one very strong decree, I think he will be ready by the end of the week," said trump.
German carmaker Audi AG said that breaking the contract with the Russian TV presenter Ksenia Sobchak, the reason was the revision of the program advertising cooperation, including her controversial Instagram posts about the protests in the United States, said the representative of the company Werner Neuhold.
Sobchak amid protests in the U.S. and other countries against racism and discrimination that erupted after the death in detention by police of an African-American George Floyd have commented extensively on this topic in Instagram. Second Jun she, confessing that racism and police brutality, criticized the pogroms boutiques and "destruction of private property," which accompanied the protests. She stated that the "clear meaning of any of the armed uprising - EAT THE RICH ("eat the rich", from English)". In her opinion, participating in these programs are guided by logic: "If you fail to succeed according to the rules of the capitalist world, we need this world to destroy."
More than 300 artists, including actors Idris Elba, viola Davis and Octavia Spencer have accused Hollywood in praise of the police and the preservation of the heritage of the culture of white supremacist, according to the publication Variety, which cites the text of the letter.
The authors of the letter — actor Kendrick Sampson has, actress Tessa Thompson and activists Petrissa Callers and Melina Abdullah — refer to "allies in Hollywood" and please stop glamorizing the police and make greater contribution to the African-American community.
One of three police-involved shooting in the us city of Louisville, which resulted in the death of African-American, Brionna Taylor, Bret Hankins was dismissed, the letter police chief Robert Schroeder, published in the account of the police Department on Twitter.
Taylor, a 26-year-old employee of the ambulance, died in March this year after police during the execution of a search warrant and shot her eight times. Police opened fire after one of them shot the boyfriend of the girl, believing that there was a break.
The city Council of the city of Charleston, South Carolina, unanimously voted to remove from the Central square a statue of the former Vice President of the United States and ideologue of the slave policy of John Calhoun, informs television channel ABC News 4.
According to local newspaper the Charleston City Paper, meeting of the Council held remotely and lasted 105 minutes.
The participants of the protests against racism in the U.S. Seattle will soon resume meetings with representatives of local authorities, told RIA Novosti the protest leader David Lewis.
The protesters demanded a meeting with mayor Jenny Durkan on a weekly basis, said Lewis. During these meetings, the demonstrators can voice their demands and negotiate about the real deadlines for their implementation, he said.
The leader of the protesters in Seattle who seized several districts of the city, David Lewis, said to RIA Novosti that I'm not sure if any of the demonstrators in the city representatives of the movement "antifa".
Earlier, U.S. President Donald trump said that the US authorities will make the list of banned terrorist organizations of the radical left movement "antifa". U.S. attorney General William Barr noted that the actions of the members of this movement are regarded as terrorism.
Protesters in Seattle (Washington state), who seized several districts of the city, which was renamed the "Autonomous area of Capitol hill" (CHAZ), never planned to secede from the United States, told RIA Novosti the leader of the movement David Lewis.
"Even that night, when CHAZ was released, a couple of the organizers returned to the baseball field (the area where the protesters - ed.) and explained that we are in any case not separated from America, in any case not separated from the city that it is - the organized protest, which aims to put an end to police brutality. At least in Seattle and, hopefully, in our country," he said.
Twitter placed next to the tweet of US President Donald trump about "Autonomous zones" of the protesters a warning that its contents contain threats people.
The message was published on the morning of 23 June and said that Washington will never be "Autonomous zones".
The Commissioner for human rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova told the Council of Europe Commissioner for human rights Dunja Mijatovic on the attack of the US police to the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
A RIA Novosti journalist Michael Turgiev covering the protests in Minneapolis, may 31, were attacked by the police - he was sprayed in the face with pepper spray after he produced a press card and identified himself as the employee of the press. Similarly, the police cost with a nearby group of American channel VICE.
Activists from South Carolina announced that they intend to move their upcoming demonstration or to spend them online after at least 13 participants of the previous protests had contracted the coronavirus, reports the Washington Post.
According to the newspaper, the organizers of the protests "I can't breathe" (the last words of the deceased George Floyd) in South Carolina called on all protesters to be tested for the coronavirus.
American mayor of Seattle Jenny Durkan said that protesters proclaimed in the Central part of the city "Autonomous zone" need to go home, after last weekend in this area the shooting occurred.
"The consequences for businesses, local residents and community now too great," she said.
Protests in Washington, D.C., turned into Monday in the riots, when police ousted attempted to tear down the statue of seventh US President Andrew Jackson of the demonstrators from the square in Lafayette, reports NBC News.
Protesters knocked down a temporary fence around the statue, some climbed up on it to tie the rope. A crowd of people surrounding the statue, shouted: "Andrew Jackson must go!".
Office of the inspector General of the U.S. interior will review the actions of the officers of the Park police, after earlier this month the militiamen pushed the protesters from Lafayette square behind the White house, reports the Hill newspaper.
"Given the importance of these events, we have already started the collection and consideration of information", - said the publication representative of the office of the inspector General, noting that requests were received from three U.S. lawmakers, as well as from the Minister of the interior David Bernhardt.
TV presenter Ivan Urgant on air of the First channel commented on the intention to rename the USA the Popsicle, offering "new name" for ice cream.
The Wall Street Journal earlier reported that the American company Dreyer''s going to change the name of your ice cream EskimoPie, as it is a "derogatory term" for the indigenous peoples of Northern Canada, Alaska, Greenland and Siberia. As the newspaper writes, citing data from the Smithsonian institution, the Popsicle was invented in 1920 Christian Nelson and chocolatier Russell Stover. They patented the product in 1922 under the name "Popsicle" and with the logo in the form of a man in jacket with fur trim.
A police officer in new York was suspended after video, which was filmed, the use of strangulation, follows from the review of the Commissioner of police of the city of Dermot Shea on Twitter.
Earlier on 12 June it was reported that the Governor of the state of new York Andrew Cuomo signed a law that increases the control over the police, including legislation criminalizing the use of strangulation at the arrest and the disclosure of disciplinary information about police officers.
The US President Donald trump called the ridiculous decision to dismantle the equestrian monument to former U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt at the entrance to the American Museum of natural history in new York.
A bronze monument to the American President who was in power from 1901 to 1909, was erected in 1940. The monument consists of three main elements: Roosevelt sitting astride a horse near a horse on one side is Indian, the other African.
The festival of political and historical madness that has gripped the United States, not even think to stop, and hence the process of demolition of monuments continues — with the full support of the American political elite and mainstream media. As expected, under the hot hand "peaceful protesters" include not only monuments to prominent figures of the Confederate States of America Civil war era, but the characters, who successfully fought against the southern secessionists. No historical merit are not taken into account — and now among the victims of platycopida was the monument to Ulysses Grant — eighteenth President of the United States. As reported by The Guardian:
"Friday night in San Francisco, demonstrators destroyed and subjected to vandalism monuments of the white men who enslaved blacks and indigenous people, among them Ulysses S. Grant, the 18th President, who in the Civil war he headed the Union army in the defeat of the slave-owning Confederacy".
Eight coloured prison staff in the us state of Minnesota said that he had been discriminated against when they were removed from work on the protection of ex-COP Derek Shovina, who is accused of murder African American George Floyd, reports NBC News.
When Savino may 29 was charged, he was taken to the County jail Ramsay. Prison staff, among whom blacks and Latinos, filed a complaint of discrimination: they claim that Shovina was placed in a cell on the fifth floor, and they were transferred on the third.
Equestrian monument to former U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt at the entrance to the American Museum of natural history in new York decided to dismantle it, reports the New York Times, citing the statement of the President of the institution and the city authorities.
A bronze monument to the American President who was in power from 1901 to 1909, was erected in 1940. The monument consists of three main elements: Roosevelt sitting astride a horse near a horse on one side is Indian, the other African.
Family frontman of American rock band Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Tom petty expressed his dissatisfaction in connection with the use of a song by the musician during a rally of the US President Donald trump in Oklahoma.
The frontman of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Tom petty and his band became known in the United States in the 1970-ies. The musician died in 2017 at the age of 66 years old from a drug overdose.
The name of the ice cream "eskimo" is a derogatory term for the Inuit of Chukotka because it is not associated with the original meaning of the word "eskimo", although representatives of this group of indigenous peoples of Canada, Greenland and Alaska call themselves Inuit, told RIA Novosti the compiler of the Russian-eskimo dictionary eskimo teacher of language and literature Natalia Radanovic.
The Wall Street Journal earlier reported that the American company Dreyer''s going to change the name of your ice cream Eskimo Pie, as it is a "derogatory term" for the indigenous peoples of Northern Canada, Alaska, Greenland and Siberia. As the newspaper writes, citing data from the Smithsonian institution, the Popsicle was invented in 1920 Christian Nelson and chocolatier Russell Stover. They patented the product in 1922 under the name "Popsicle" and with the logo in the form of a man in jacket with fur trim.
The authorities of the American city of Houston, Texas, dismantled the monument to the discoverer of America Christopher Columbus, which was spoiled by vandals, according to the Houston Chronicle, citing a statement from city hall.
Columbus statue in the Park Bell Park last week defaced. Hands and face of the monument was doused with red paint and hung up on him a sign with the words "Tear off the head of your oppressor."
Demonstrators in the U.S. Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina, at the second attempt tore down two statues installed near the Confederate monument in the center of the city, according to the TV station WTVD.
On Friday evening after the March on Juneteenth (the day of the liberation of the slaves - ed.), the demonstrators threw the rope on the statues around the monument of the Confederation. The first attempt to move the statue from the pedestal failed – intervened by the police. However, after the police withdrew, the protesters piled both monuments on the ground. One of them, the demonstrators subsequently hanged on a rope on a lamppost, the other placed on the courthouse steps. After the rain started, the protesters left the city center. Arrived at the scene, police removed the statue.
Vice-President Mike Pence in an interview with channel 6 ABC refused to utter the phrase "Black Lives Matter" and said that all lives have value.
The moderator noted that in the United States is a large-scale movement under the slogan Black Lives Matter ("black Lives matter"), but "you can count on your fingers" the number of leaders of the Republicans in Washington who spoke these words.
The new Yorkers almost twice as likely staged the shooting this week, after it was disbanded some police units working in plain clothes and involved in the fight against criminal offences, reports the New York Post.
This week it was reported 28 cases of shooting in new York and 38 injured. According to sources, at least five people died from the received wounds.
A group of demonstrators toppled from the pedestal and set fire to a monument to Confederate General albert Pike in Washington near the headquarters of the police, reports NBC Washington.
The protesters demolished the monument with the help of ropes. After the statue was fallen on the ground, the demonstrators doused it with lighter fluid and set on fire. According to the TV station, the police stationed at the headquarters, for several minutes after the arson has not taken any action. Then about 10 police officers arrived on the scene and extinguished the fire. In clashes with protesters, the police did not enter.
The US President Donald trump has accused of dereliction of duty of police of Washington, who, in his words, just "watched" as protesters demolished and set fire to a monument to Confederate General albert Pike.
"D.C. police can't do their job, they watched the statue pulls down and set on fire. These people should be immediately arrested. A shame for our country!" - he wrote in his Twitter account.
The members of the European Parliament at a plenary session endorsed a resolution condemning all forms of racism and harsh actions of the US police against demonstrators and journalists during the recent protests in connection with the murder of an African-American George Floyd.
"The resolution, supported by 493, the Parliament strongly condemns the horrific death of George Floyd, as well as similar killings in other countries. Members of Parliament urged the US authorities to combat racism and inequality, criticized the harsh actions of the police against peaceful protesters and journalists," - said in a statement released by the EP.
A group of protesters demolished the monument to the first President of the USA George Washington in the American Portland in Oregon, according to local television station KOIN.
According to the channel, a group of 20 people went to the statue, installed outside of the organization "German-American society" in the North-East of Portland. First, on the statue's head threw an American flag and set on fire. Then, when people became more, the statue was knocked to the ground and painted graffiti. On the monument, in particular, caused the inscription "1619", that is the year when America came the first slaves.
The Church and the Bank of England has apologized for what some of their representatives in the past were connected with the slave trade, reports the Telegraph.
University College London conducted a study and made up the database. This database included information about 47 thousand inhabitants of Britain, which was since the law on the abolition of slavery in the country in 1833, received from the authorities compensation in the amount of 20 million pounds or 2.4 billion pounds in terms of today's money. Compensation from the government were received by the owners of the plantations.
The wave of street protests in the United States has not led to a surge of cases COVID-19, the newspaper the Wall Street Journal, citing preliminary findings.
In Minnesota, which became the epicenter of protests over the death of African American George Floyd, in the municipal medical institutions were tested 3,2 thousand protesters, and only 1.8% of tests were positive. Another 8.5 thousand marchers passed the tests from private providers. In this group, the ratio of infected is even lower – only 0.99%.
The inspector General of the U.S. air force began an investigation of possible irregularities in the use of reconnaissance aircraft to monitor the protests in Washington and Minneapolis, reports the New York Times.
According to the publication, a request for an investigation, apparently, came from congressmen concerned about the actions of the Pentagon. In their opinion, the use of reconnaissance aircraft to monitor the protests could violate the civil rights of mostly peaceful demonstrators who oppose police abuse against African Americans.
US Undersecretary of state for legislative Affairs African American Mary Taylor resigned from his post for "comments and actions" of the President of the United States Donald trump about "racial injustice," according to Friday's edition of the Washington Post.
At the disposal of the newspaper was the statement of Taylor's resignation.
The Committee on judicial Affairs of the house of representatives approved a bill Democrats on police reform, said in a press release from the Committee.
The statement noted that the Committee approved 24 votes to 14, the bill proposed by representatives Democrats last week.
The car drove into a crowd of protesters in Portland in the U.S. state of Oregon, three people were injured, according to the city police Department.
"The car hit several protesters and left at high speed, driving on the wrong side of the streets," - said in a statement.
Racism, police brutality and lawlessness have long made in USA systemic in nature, we must not forget where this may lead, if such an attitude elevated to a political doctrine, stated by Russia's permanent representative at the Geneva office of the United Nations Gennady Gatilov.
"Racism, police brutality and lawlessness have long made in USA systemic. Fair criticism from the international community in Washington turned a blind eye for decades, and meanwhile, the problems multiplied," said he, speaking Wednesday during an urgent debate on the issue of racially motivated police violence at the 43rd session of the UN Council on human rights.
Republicans in the U.S. Senate introduced a bill to improve relations between police and society, prohibiting choke holds are aimed at improving the quality of police training, said the author of the bill, the Senator from South Carolina Tim Scott.
A bill called the JUSTICE Act (Just and Unifying Solutions to Invigorate Communities Everywhere, JUSTICE Act – Fair and unifying solution to strengthen communities everywhere).
Employees of Adidas appealed to the leadership of the company calling to verify the approach to racial issues in the workplace and to create an anonymous platform where employees can report on racism and discrimination, according to CNN.
It is clarified that the group of employees from Germany, USA, Australia, and Panama sent a letter to the authorities demanding to test how the head of Department on work with staff Karen Parkin respond to racial problems in the company. In addition, the staff advocated the creation of a platform for anonymous reports of racism and discrimination.
The queue for pizza, rainbow flags, colorful graffiti, dance and meditation in such a festival atmosphere in Seattle is "a coup of leftist domestic terrorists" as he called him Donald trump. At the other end of the country, in Georgia, the continuing unrest, protesters burned cafes and blocked the road. Whose life is now especially important and why, to understand RIA Novosti.
Two weeks of protests in Seattle had come "Autonomous area of Capitol hill." Media ignore things happening that wickedness was there, the President said. "Obviously, Donald trump does not understand that occurs, — retorted the mayor Jenny the Durer. — Capitol hill has for decades been the place of freedom of speech and expression".
The U.S. Department of justice accused the military with ties to far-right grouping in the resonant murder of a police officer, an African American during the protests, said in a statement, Federal Prosecutor David Anderson.
At the end of may in California during protests in connection with the police killing of an African-American George Floyd was shot to death police officer Patrick underwood. On Tuesday of murder charges brought against the air force Sergeant Stephen Carillo. Also accused of complicity in the murder of Robert Dzhastes - the driver of the car from which the shooting was carried out by the police.
The administration of the Park, tower grove, located in the American city of Saint Louis (Missouri) dismantled the monument to Christopher Columbus, who was there for 140 years, amid protests against racism and the mass demolition of monuments to the USA, informs television channel Fox 2.
The administration of the Park
The leader of LDPR, the Deputy of the state Duma Vladimir Zhirinovsky said that the Bolsheviks should "kneel before the Russian people". A statement published in his telegram channel.
"The Russian Bolsheviks must kneel before the Russian people for what they are so much trouble and grief brought over the 73 years of the Soviet regime," wrote Zhirinovsky. Thus it will be possible not only to accept the blame for the "destruction of millions of people", but to redeem it, the MP said.
The President of the United States Donald trump met with families of Americans who died at the hands of the police, the press Secretary of the President Kaylee Makineni.
"There were a lot of tears and emotion, the President was deeply saddened... he took it as something very personal," she said.
Police in the United States were forbidden to use choke holds are against the suspects, with the exception of those cases when there is a threat to the life of an employee, said Tuesday the President of the United States Donald trump.
The US President announced that, in accordance with the new decree, the administration intends to study the possibility of equipping police "less lethal weapons". "New devices are developed all the time, we study them, the price is not a problem," said trump.
The US President Donald trump on Tuesday signed a decree regulating the actions of the Federal authorities to improve the efficiency of police action and reduce unnecessary use of force.
The signing of a document called "Secure police for a safer society", was held in the Rose garden of the White house in Washington in the presence of heads of law enforcement agencies and members of Congress.
Investigators of the police Department of new York did not find the criminal element in actions of employees of a fast food restaurant, where poisoned three police officers, who, presumably, could drink cocktails with bleach, the head of the detective division of the NYPD.
Earlier, the police Union, Police Benevolent Association said that three police officers in new York were hospitalized, after drinking milkshakes, in which, presumably, contained a bleach. Union Detectives' Endowment Association, representing the new York investigators in this regard said that the police officers deliberately poisoned employees of a fast food restaurant Shake Shack. Representatives of the network of restaurants, in turn, said that it was concerned about the incident and cooperating with the police.
The shooting occurred in the American city of Albuquerque, new Mexico, during the protests against racism and police brutality after the murder of a police officer of African-American George Floyd, the victim is in serious condition, according to local police.
It is noted that law enforcement officers after the incident used "chemical irritants and stun grenades" to ensure the safety of police officers and the arrest of suspects in the shooting, who was taken into custody for questioning.
Some units of the NYPD who worked in plain clothes and involved in the fight against criminal offences will be disbanded – about 600 employees will be transferred to other posts, said at a press conference the police chief Dermot Shea.
Earlier, the authorities of new York decided on the need for changes in police amid protests that erupted due to the recent death of an African-American George Floyd. He died in police detention in Minneapolis, when one of them came over to him with his knee on the neck.
State Duma Deputy from the LDPR faction Vladimir Zhirinovsky in his telegram channel offered to split the USA into two parts.
The MP expressed doubts that the country will be able to reconcile whites and blacks, so the latter, he believes, should be passed two or three States where they will be able to live in peace. Also in African Americans in these areas will have their own police, their doctors and their teachers, said the Deputy.
Campaign against monuments in the UK – very unusual for this country, a phenomenon, moreover, that modern English – "racially colorblind", said in an interview with RIA Novosti British professional tourist guide Jerry Miller.
British activists on the backdrop of the anti-racism campaign that started after the death at the hands of police of African-American George Floyd, had prepared a list of monuments to be demolished, and institutions and streets in need, from their point of view, in renaming. During the recent protests hooligans caused racist inscriptions on a monument to Winston Churchill in London, and in Bristol piled with pedestal and threw into the Bay the monument to merchant, philanthropist and MP Edward Colston.
The US President Donald trump on Tuesday will sign the order, which will be tasked to create a national registry of police officers and to tighten requirements for training and hiring of police, told reporters on Tuesday, a senior administration official.
"President trump will release the order ... the establishment of a National police registry, which will weed out (when applying for a job) the bad police," said the official.
The mayor of Atlanta keisha lance bottoms announced the reform of city police, including in relation to the use of lethal force and de-escalation of the conflict, she declared Monday at a press conference.
"The police should be protectors, not fighters," said the mayor, expressing condolences to the family of the deceased during the arrest of African-American Rashard Brooks.
Vandals poured paint over a bust of the founder of the Fifth Republic in France and its first President General Charles de Gaulle in the region Of Haut-de-France in the North of the country, said the President of the region, Xavier Bertrand.
"A few days before the anniversary of the speech on June 18 (de Gaulle uttered on this day in 1940 gave impetus to the Resistance movement during the Second world war), at a time when we must remember that General de Gaulle lit the flame resistance, the desecration of this monument in Hautmont outrageous. This requires a serious punishment," wrote Bertrand in Twitter.