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Black Lives Matter: Do we need a UK movement?

August 5th, 2016

Episode 1109 of 1333 episodes

Three years after the US-based Black Lives Matter coalition was founded as a response to police killings of black and ethnic minorities, a British offshoot is holding its first day of major rallies in the UK. Black Lives Matter campaigner Adam Elliot Cooper and National Youth Justice board member Tony Sewell discuss the relevance of the movement in comparison to its US counterpart. (Image: Demonstrators from the Black Lives Matter movement. Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

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