Black Lives Matter

British police arrest Black Lives Matter protesters for road blocks

Police arrested at least 19 Black Lives Matter protesters on Friday after the group blocked roads near airports in London and Birmingham and staged protests in two other cities.

UN: US authorities have violated assembly rights during protests

Discriminatory practices by US police during protests involving African-Americans are in violation of the right to freedom of assembly, a UN official said Wednesday, after a more than two-week official visit to evaluate the situation in the US.