There should be a racial reckoning in the UK. Instead, Black Lives Matter activists say they are worried about their safety.

Ima, 19, is one of Britain’s most prominent Black Lives Matter (BLM) activists, but she’s nervous at a protest in London. While a pandemic-mandated mask covers most of her face, she keeps her head down for fear of being identified. Her eyes constantly dart to check the location of the police. Fear is justified in […]

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Why Biden’s DOJ Insists Georgia’s Photo ID Requirement Is Racist Under The Voting Rights Act

According to its original draft, the Voting Rights Act specifically prohibited intentional discrimination. The Supreme Court ruled in City of Mobile v. Bolden that Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act prohibited only “the purposefully discriminatory denial or abridgement of the freedom to vote” by the government, so Congress amended the language of Section 2 to prohibit practices that “result []” in the “denial or abridgment” of the right to vote.

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Bitcoin rises after UK financial watchdog bans Binance cryptocurrency exchange

In the wake of the British financial watchdog’s decision to ban one of the world’s largest Bitcoin (BTC-USD) exchanges from operating in the country, the cryptocurrency market shrugged. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA ordered Binance Markets) over the weekend to remove all advertising and financial promotions by 30 June. FCA said the firm cannot perform […]

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Brace yourself, inflation could create a ‘giant wealth transfer’ from lenders to borrowers

The price hikes for rental cars, airline tickets, and uncooked beef roasts are making economists and consumers wonder if we’re during an inflationary period.  Whether these price hikes are just a temporary blip because of a supply and demand mismatch resulting from the pandemic or a sign of inflation, an uptick in prices that continues […]

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After temperatures topped 121 degrees, a Canadian village was ‘devastated’ by wildfires

A rapid, fast-moving wildfire engulfed a Canadian village this week within minutes of setting a new heat record. The British Columbia Coroners Service announced on Friday that two people have died in the fire that devastated the small Canadian village of Lytton. During British Columbia’s record-breaking heat wave, more than 230 deaths were reported. Lytton […]

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Many are afraid of returning to normal life after one of the world’s strictest lockdowns is lifted

Following the UK’s long and most severe lockdown in May, Kitty Grew started to commute from her north London home to her office five miles away, as part of a dry-run program. She wakes up early in the morning to ride her bike a few blocks down a suburban lane of terraced houses toward the city […]

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