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Britain's Banksy depicts U.S. flag on fire in Floyd tribute Reuters

Britain's Banksy depicts U.S. flag on fire in Floyd tribute

Black girls and supporters surf to honor George Floyd Reuters

Black girls and supporters surf around the world to honor George Floyd

Brazil's Supreme Court halts police raids in Rio's favelas Reuters

Brazil's Supreme Court halts police raids in Rio's favelas during pandemic

After indigenous death, Trudeau calls end to police discrimination Reuters

Trudeau says discrimination by Canada police must end, after indigenous woman killed

Roundtable: Will George Floyd's death bring change? Anastasia Moloney

Roundtable: Will George Floyd's death bring change?

Death of maid, 8, spurs calls for child labour reform in Pakistan Zofeen T. Ebrahim

Eight-year-old maid's death spurs calls for child labour reform in Pakistan

Woman's killing throws spotlight on treatment of Jamaica's poorest Kate Chappell

Son of woman killed in security operation seeks attention for Jamaica's poorest suburbs

'We need to stand united,' activist Thunberg tells U.S. protesters Reuters

'We need to stand united,' climate activist Thunberg tells U.S. protesters

Whoopi Goldberg teams with Extinction Rebellion for climate movie Reuters

Whoopi Goldberg teams with Extinction Rebellion for climate change movie

Race protests turn spotlight on rights of indigenous Australians Tiffanie Turnbull

Race protests turn spotlight on rights of indigenous Australians

How coronavirus swept through Britain’s ethnic minorities Thin Lei Win

This British-Indian surgeon treated coronavirus patients. Then he got sick himself

A target of revenge porn, Danish activist reclaims her identity Sophie Davies

Once a target of revenge porn, this Danish activist is reclaiming her identity

Nigerian campaigners stage protest over sexual violence Reuters

Nigerian campaigners stage protest over sexual violence

'Care for nature' to keep people safe and well, leaders urge Megan Rowling

'Care for nature' to keep people safe and well, leaders urge

Bangladesh garment factories launch COVID-19 testing for workers Naimul Karim

Bangladesh garment factories launch COVID-19 testing lab for workers

Ethiopia's mobile camel libraries keep children from forced labour Emeline Wuilbercq

Ethiopia's mobile camel libraries keep children from forced labour

Lockdown reveals rampant child labour in India as kids stream home Anuradha Nagaraj

Lockdown reveals rampant child labour in India as kids stream home

Drowned? Mangroves could fall to sea level rise by 2050 Michael Taylor

Drowned? Existing mangroves could fall to sea level rise by 2050

Women hit as Congo faces triple disease threat Kim Harrisberg

Women hit as Congo faces triple threat of coronavirus, Ebola and measles

Pandemic lockdown lands new blow on India’s struggling herders Soumya Sarkar

Pandemic lockdown lands new blow on India’s struggling pastoralists

Creator of term 'misogynoir' sees power in #hashtag activism Ellen Wulfhorst

Creator of term 'misogynoir' sees power in #hashtag activism

Singapore's 'most prolific' upskirter jailed after filming women Beh Lih Yi

Singapore's 'most prolific' upskirter jailed after filming hundreds of women

UK, French central banks urge action on climate change Reuters

'No one can self-isolate from climate change'; UK, French c.banks urge action

Singapore plans wearable virus contact tracing device for all Reuters

Singapore plans wearable virus contact tracing device for all

As lockdown fuels food shortages, Africa goes online for groceries Kim Harrisberg and Lungelo Ndlovu

As lockdown fuels food shortages, Africa goes online for groceries

US agencies get power to fast-track big infrastructure projects Reuters

Trump gives U.S. agencies power to fast-track big infrastructure projects

LGBT+ Pride events turning focus to racial injustice in U.S. Oscar Lopez

LGBT+ Pride events turning focus to racial injustice in U.S.

U.S. protests fuel calls for ban on biased facial recognition Avi Asher-Schapiro and Umberto Bacchi

U.S. protests fuel calls for ban on racially biased facial recognition tools

Despite pandemic, frontline nations push ahead on climate plans Megan Rowling

Despite the pandemic, frontline nations push ahead on stronger climate plans

Fewer suspected modern slaves uncovered in UK under coronavirus Kieran Guilbert

Fewer suspected modern slaves uncovered in UK under coronavirus

Can vaccines reach the world’s poorest? Thin Lei Win

Can vaccines reach the world’s poorest?

Ethiopian migrants forced home empty-handed by coronavirus Emeline Wuilbercq

'I lost my mind': Ethiopian migrants forced home empty-handed by coronavirus

UK domestic abuse chief fears more murders as lockdown eases Emma Batha

UK domestic abuse chief fears more murders as lockdown eases

Egypt to prosecute doctor over genital cutting of three girls Menna A. Farouk

Egypt to prosecute doctor, father over genital cutting of three girls

India's mass exodus from cities triggers village property disputes Reuters

India's mass exodus from cities triggers village property disputes

Yemeni women will die as U.N. cuts maternity services-aid workers Ban Barkawi

Yemeni women will die, aid workers warn, as U.N. cuts maternity services

Brands speak out against racism. But will they act? Sonia Elks

Protests lead brands to speak out against racism. But will they act?

Global CO2 measurement hits record high in May despite pandemic Reuters

Global CO2 measurement hits record high in May despite pandemic

Summer outside? Calls to preserve U.S. public lands after lockdown Gregory Scruggs

Summer outside? Calls to preserve U.S. public lands after lockdown

With bike chains and car parts, Afghan girls build ventilators Stefanie Glinski

With bike chains and car parts, Afghan girls build ventilators

Myanmar environmentalist turns food scraps into fertiliser Reuters

Trash is treasure as Myanmar environmentalist turns food scraps into fertiliser

Villagers in Togo mourn homes swallowed by the sea Reuters

Villagers in Togo mourn homes swallowed by the sea

Decline of fossil fuel industry risks crisis unless regulators act Matthew Green

'Terminal decline' of fossil industry risks crisis unless regulators act - study

Sweden urges protesters to take it online during pandemic Reuters

Sweden urges protesters to take it online during pandemic

Who owns the virus? Pandemic sparks debate on data sharing Rina Chandran

Who owns the virus? Pandemic sparks debate on data sharing

Australia debates risks of logging fire-damaged forests Nick Rodway

Burning issue: Australia debates risks of logging fire-damaged forests

Great Barrier Reef suffers most extensive coral bleaching Reuters

Australia's Great Barrier Reef suffers most extensive coral bleaching

Coronavirus frustrates Saudi women's push for independence Reuters

Coronavirus frustrates Saudi women's push for financial independence

Lockdown poverty exposes African sex workers to more violence Nita Bhalla

'Hunger or murder': Lockdown poverty exposes African sex workers to more violence

Brazil court orders meatpacker JBS to re-hire indigenous workers Reuters

Brazil court orders meatpacker JBS to re-hire indigenous workers

Argentine newspaper includes trans women in femicide victims list Oscar Lopez

Argentine newspaper includes trans women in femicide victims list

Bail funds: What are they and how do they help protesters? Nellie Peyton

Bail funds: What are they and how do they help protesters?

Black, Asian Londoners more likely fined under coronavirus laws Sarah Shearman

Black, Asian Londoners more likely to be fined under coronavirus laws

YouTube takes down anti-gay ad after outrage in Russia Umberto Bacchi

YouTube takes down anti-gay ad after outrage in Russia

Ukraine and Albania urged to protect LGBT+ people from hate Rachel Savage

Ukraine and Albania urged to protect LGBT+ people from hate and discrimination

Post-virus green reset urged for divided, ailing economies Laurie Goering

Post-virus green reset urged for divided, ailing economies

'Queer Eye' star Karamo calls out LGBT+ community over racism Oscar Lopez

'Queer Eye' star Karamo Brown calls on LGBT+ community to out racism

Brazil enlists rappers for national campaign against child labor Fabio Teixeira

Brazil enlists rappers for national campaign against child labor

India launches jobs plan for migrants in 'testing times' Annie Banerji

India launches jobs plan for migrants in 'testing times'

Survivors of missing, slain indigenous women impatient for action Jack Graham

Survivors of missing, slain indigenous women in Canada impatient for action

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Britain's Banksy depicts U.S. flag on fire in Floyd tribute
Black girls and supporters surf around the world to honor George Floyd
Brazil's Supreme Court halts police raids in Rio's favelas during pandemic
Trudeau says discrimination by Canada police must end, after indigenous woman killed
Roundtable: Will George Floyd's death bring change?
Eight-year-old maid's death spurs calls for child labour reform in Pakistan
Son of woman killed in security operation seeks attention for Jamaica's poorest suburbs
'We need to stand united,' climate activist Thunberg tells U.S. protesters
Whoopi Goldberg teams with Extinction Rebellion for climate change movie
Race protests turn spotlight on rights of indigenous Australians
This British-Indian surgeon treated coronavirus patients. Then he got sick himself
Once a target of revenge porn, this Danish activist is reclaiming her identity
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