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People gather for a vigil for Jacob Blake on August 25, 2020 in New York City. The Wisconsin National Guard has been deployed to Kenosha after Blake was shot several times at close range in the back during an encounter with a police officer, which was caught on video. (Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)

How we can all be better allies in the fight against racism

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    Meghan Markle is the tabloids’ favourite villain again – but why?

  • BabyNames.com's black lives matter tribute
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    How a popular baby names website took a stand for #BlackLivesMatter

  • Leona Lewis, hair detail, attends the premiere of Focus Features' "Emma." at DGA Theater on February 18, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
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    Leona Lewis’ story about her confrontation with a white store owner is a must-read

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Sophie Turner
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Sophie Turner responds to those criticising her decision to attend anti-racism protest

“Justice will be done when society reflects our beliefs that we are all equal. Until then there should be no peace.”

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Melanie Janine Brown, known as Mel B walks the red carpet ahead of the Opening Ceremony and the "La Vérité" (The Truth) screening during the 76th Venice Film Festival at Sala Grande on August 28, 2019 in Venice, Italy. (Photo by Stefania D'Alessandro/WireImage,)
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Mel B explains why it’s so hurtful when white people say they “don’t see colour”

In a revealing interview, the Spice Girls star has revealed what it’s like to be “the only brown girl in the room”.

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Alexis Ohanian and Serena Williams
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Serena Williams has a message for those who think she’s responsible for Alexis Ohanian’s resignation

The couple sat down during an Instagram Live to candidly discuss Alexis’ powerful decision to resign from Reddit.

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Regina King on Black Lives Matter.
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Regina King recalls why her son’s driving lessons were different to those of his white friends

And everybody should listen to it.

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Ellen Pompeo wants to know why police are carrying machine guns at anti-racism protests

“At the Women’s March, there were no machine guns. At Pride marches, there were no machine guns. But the Black Lives Matter march? Machine guns everywhere.”

A protester holds a sign with an image of George Floyd during a peaceful demonstration over George Floyd’s death outside LAPD headquarters on June 2, 2020 in Los Angeles, California.
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“He will never see her grow up”: mother of George Floyd’s daughter gives moving speech

“He was good. No matter what anybody thinks, he was good.”

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Clara Amfo stands against a grey backdrop in a BBC press shot
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Clara Amfo’s powerful Radio 1 statement has gone viral – and we all need to listen to it

The presenter broke down as she told listeners how her mental health has been impacted by George Floyd’s murder at the hands of a white police officer.

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Adele
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Adele’s George Floyd tribute is a vital reminder that “this isn’t only about America”

The singer shared a message on Instagram

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Jameela Jamil on the red carpet
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Jameela Jamil is sick of celebrities “gaslighting” people over police brutality

“Until we see appropriate justice served to the MURDERING, abusive bad cops, I just don’t feel like hearing about the good cops.”

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Billie Eilish
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Billie Eilish calls out “all lives matter” supporters in powerful Instagram post

The singer used her platform to raise awareness in the aftermath of George Floyd’s murder.

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Jameela Jamil
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Jameela Jamil sums up why privilege is about more than just wealth and power

The actor pointed out why our advantages extend far beyond our bank balance.

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Question Time host Fiona Bruce addresses the show’s recent “toxicity levels”

“We don't talk to each other like this…”

David Schwimmer in 2020
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How David Schwimmer proved himself the ultimate antidote to Laurence Fox

In a world where certain white male celebrities refuse to acknowledge their privilege, the Friends actor is a breath of fresh air.

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