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A CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS statue lies on the ground outside the Minnesota State Capitol, after taking a
Christopher Columbus statue in Baltimore toppled, rolled off harbor

The statue, which was dedicated in 1984, is among the latest of historical figures with problematic legacies linked to racism and slavery to be toppled by protesters throughout the country.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
06/07/2020
BDS
BDS conflates US racial inequality with Israel-Palestinian conflict

Anti-Zionist groups use imagery of struggle for racial equality in US, accuse Israel of genocide and compare Israeli policy towards Palestinians to the Holocaust.

Is it time to connect Palestinian oppression to that of black Americans?

The system of oppression against the Palestinian people most certainly exists.

By YONI MICHANIE
04/07/2020
Protesters participate in the Black Lives Matter rally in Sydney, Australia
Thousands rally across Australia in Black Lives Matter protests

"No police officer or prison guard has ever been criminally charged with murder and sent to prison, so that's why we are here for justice," Bogaine Spearim, one of the organisers, said.

By REUTERS
04/07/2020
Protesters in Black Lives Matter march demonstrate against Israel in DC

The chant "Israel, we know you murder children, too" could be heard amid "Black Lives Matter" and "Palestinian Lives Matter" chants.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
03/07/2020
Jewish org. condemns BDS cries at Black Lives Matter march

The march was one of many across the United States held in accordance with the Palestinian Authority's call for a "Day of Rage" to protest Israel's partial annexation of the West Bank plan.

03/07/2020
Texas prosecutor resigns over sharing post comparing BLM to the Nazis

Williford shared the post on Thursday and said she removed it shortly after, when someone pointed out how offensive it was.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
01/07/2020
BLACK LIVES matter to Jews. A rabbi carries a sign supporting Black Lives Matter at a rally in Washi
Over 400 Jewish groups sign letter supporting Black Lives Matter

The joint letter was an initiative of a diverse group of Jewish activists from across a range of religious, political, gender, and racial identities.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
30/06/2020
Brands boycotting Facebook are doing nothing more than virtue signalling

Why is one form of fighting discrimination, which just so happens to be popular today, the only form of incitement that matters to these brands?

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