Supreme Court blocks Trump’s bid to cancel DACA immigration program

The Supreme Court blocks Trump’s bid to cancel the DACA immigration program on Thursday. The decision will protect young immigrants shielded from deportation. President Donald...
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Lloyd’s, Greene King apologize for ties to slave trade

British companies Lloyd's of London and Greene King have apologized for their past connections to the slave trade and vowed to support black and...

Why Aunt Jemima brand is changing its name, design

The Aunt Jemima brand is changing its name and image, according to Quaker Oats. The company says it recognizes that “Aunt Jemima’s origins are...
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Adidas employees call to investigate HR chief over racial issues response

A group of Adidas employees from different parts of the world is calling for the company to investigate its chief human resources (HR) officer...
Riot Games executive resigns George Floyd meme

Riot games executive resigns after posting George Floyd meme

Ron Johnson, head of consumer products at video game publisher Riot Games, has resigned after receiving criticism for posting a meme about George Floyd. Riot...
Starbucks barists Black Lives Matter

Starbucks backtracks, allows baristas to wear ‘Black Lives Matter’ apparel

Starbucks has reversed its position on prohibiting its baristas to support the “Black Lives Matter” movement by wearing apparel, including T-shirts and pins. Coffee giant...
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IBM to stop offering ‘biased’ facial recognition technology

Tech firm IBM has announced that it will stop providing biased facial recognition technology for "mass surveillance or racial profiling". The decision of IBM to...
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Zuckerberg foundation-funded scientists call for stance change on Trump

Facebook chief executive officer (CEO) Mark Zuckerberg has received a letter from over 140 scientists, who receive funding and support from his foundation, calling...

Minneapolis mayor says no to dismantling Minneapolis Police Department

Minneapolis mayor said he does not support the dismantling of the Minneapolis Police Department. Mayor Jacob Frey said he wants to work with MPD...

US must not remove Hong Kong’s special status, says tycoon Jimmy Lai

US must not remove Hong Kong’s special status, says tycoon Jimmy Lai. He believes it may lose its bargaining power that comes with being...

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