Norwegian MP Petter Eide filed papers nominating the Black Lives Matter movement for a Nobel Peace Prize. In his nomination documents, he points to how the movement compelled other countries outside of the US to take a long hard look at racism within their own societies and how it is confronted.
"When you take your case to [Uncle Sam], you’re taking it to the criminal who’s responsible; it’s like running from the wolf to the fox. They’re all in cahoots together. They all work political chicanery and make you look like a chump before the eyes of the world." - Malcolm X
Just a few short months after becoming owner of the Utah Jazz, Ryan Smith is already making some great moves with the team.
"The central intent of policing is to surveil, terrorize, capture, and kill marginalized populations, specifically Black folks," Kaep states.
Located in Long Island and dating back to the late 1930s, it was conceived by two sisters.
Jacob Blake spoke from his hospital bed, urging people to value their lives while delivering a message of hope.
So far, the petition has garnered nearly 6,500 signatures with a goal of 7,500.