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Blackout Tuesday leads to big support for Valley business [Video]

Blackout Tuesday leads to big support for Valley business

Business has been booming at West Alley Barbeque, located in the heart of downtown Chandler.

Credit: ABC15 Arizona     Duration: 02:03Published
Mojo in the Morning: Blackout Tuesday [Video]

Mojo in the Morning: Blackout Tuesday

Mojo in the Morning: Blackout Tuesday

Credit: WXYZ Detroit     Duration: 01:29Published
You can now buy Rihanna’s iconic tie-dye dress to support the Black Lives Matter movement [Video]

You can now buy Rihanna’s iconic tie-dye dress to support the Black Lives Matter movement

Rihanna has shown her support for the Black Lives Matter movement in a number of ways.Not only has she used her social media platforms to encourage people to vote.but her company Fenty most recently..

Credit: In The Know Wibbitz     Duration: 01:28Published
Lily Allen slams Warner Music Group owner over Donald Trump donations [Video]

Lily Allen slams Warner Music Group owner over Donald Trump donations

Lily Allen has accused Warner Music Group executives of double standards due to their support of the Blackout Tuesday campaign.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 00:48Published
F1 champion Hamilton 'overcome with rage' at racial injustice [Video]

F1 champion Hamilton 'overcome with rage' at racial injustice

Six times Formula One motor racing world champion Lewis Hamilton says he feels "completely overcome with rage" as he urges people to speak out against racism and stand up for justice.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 02:18Published
Lil Nas X Says Blackout Tuesday Was the 'Worst Idea Ever' [Video]

Lil Nas X Says Blackout Tuesday Was the 'Worst Idea Ever'

Lil Nas X Says Blackout Tuesday Was the 'Worst Idea Ever' Celebrities, corporations, music labels and sports stars showed their support for the Black Lives Matter movement by participating in Blackout..

Credit: Wibbitz Studio     Duration: 01:09Published
Alec Baldwin defends Woody Allen Instagram post during Blackout Tuesday [Video]

Alec Baldwin defends Woody Allen Instagram post during Blackout Tuesday

Alec Baldwin has defended promoting his interview with Woody Allen on Instagram during Blackout Tuesday.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 00:52Published
Warner Music Group Delays IPO Price for #BlackOutTuesday [Video]

Warner Music Group Delays IPO Price for #BlackOutTuesday

Warner Music Group delayed its IPO pricing to observe #BlackOutTuesday in response to the death of George Floyd. The company looks to raise nearly $2 billion.

Credit: Cheddar Inc.     Duration: 00:22Published
Shannon Sharpe: 'Blackout Tuesday' proved that the protesters are keeping the same energy until things change [Video]

Shannon Sharpe: 'Blackout Tuesday' proved that the protesters are keeping the same energy until things change

Protests all across the country continued yesterday. We also saw a nationwide movement called “Blackout Tuesday” that started in the music industry and spread through social media. Hear what..

Credit: FOX Sports - Affiliate     Duration: 03:27Published
Emma Watson speaks out amid backlash following Blackout Tuesday posts [Video]

Emma Watson speaks out amid backlash following Blackout Tuesday posts

Emma Watson has been forced to defend herself after attracting criticism for her Blackout Tuesday posts this week.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 00:49Published
Lil Nas X says Blackout Tuesday was the 'worst idea ever' [Video]

Lil Nas X says Blackout Tuesday was the 'worst idea ever'

Blackout Tuesday was the "worst idea ever", according to Lil Nas X.

Credit: Bang Media     Duration: 01:01Published
Lil Nas X and Kehlani slam Blackout Tuesday campaign [Video]

Lil Nas X and Kehlani slam Blackout Tuesday campaign

Lil Nas X and Kehlani have criticised the music industry's Blackout Tuesday campaign for being a distraction from real activism.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 00:48Published
Emily Ratajkowski slams those 'doing the bare minimum' on Blackout Tuesday [Video]

Emily Ratajkowski slams those 'doing the bare minimum' on Blackout Tuesday

Emily Ratajkowski is calling out those "doing the bare minimum" by simply posting black squares on social media as part of Blackout Tuesday.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 00:57Published
From Blackout Tuesday to Taking to the Streets: This is How Celebrities Are Participating in the George Floyd Protests [Video]

From Blackout Tuesday to Taking to the Streets: This is How Celebrities Are Participating in the George Floyd Protests

From Blackout Tuesday to Taking to the Streets: This is How Celebrities Are Participating in the George Floyd Protests

Credit: Cerise Media English     Duration: 01:02Published
People gather in long lines to make their voices heard for Maryland primary [Video]

People gather in long lines to make their voices heard for Maryland primary

Maryland's presidential primary took place on Tuesday, take a look at the election results as they roll in.

Credit: ABC 2 News WMAR     Duration: 03:05Published
Millions Show Support By Participating In #BlackoutTuesday, But Many Say Sharing Image Cannot Be Ending Point [Video]

Millions Show Support By Participating In #BlackoutTuesday, But Many Say Sharing Image Cannot Be Ending Point

Using the hashtags "Blackout Tuesday" and "The Show Must Be Paused," millions of social media users posted a black square to their accounts following days of unrest over the killing of George Floyd at..

Credit: CBS2 LA     Duration: 02:12Published
Prominent Packers take part in "Blackout Tuesday" movement [Video]

Prominent Packers take part in "Blackout Tuesday" movement

Prominent Packers take part in "Blackout Tuesday" movement

Credit: NBC 26 Wisconsin     Duration: 01:04Published
Blackout Tuesday Meant Well, But... [Video]

Blackout Tuesday Meant Well, But...

An apparently well-intentioned effort to post black boxes on social for Blackout Tuesday has backfired spectacularly. Blackout Tuesday was originally meant to raise awareness about systemic racism and..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:35Published
Nashville music industry goes silent for Blackout Tuesday [Video]

Nashville music industry goes silent for Blackout Tuesday

Music industry leaders say it’s time to reconnect with the community in the wake of George Floyd’s death.

Credit: NewsChannel 5 Nashville     Duration: 01:41Published
Blackout Tuesday Is An Effort To Pause And Focus On Community Building [Video]

Blackout Tuesday Is An Effort To Pause And Focus On Community Building

The hope of today's social media movement of #BalckOutTuesday is to have people observe, mourn and bring about policy change.

Credit: CBS 4 Denver     Duration: 02:18Published
Music industry lends its voice to Blackout Tuesday protest [Video]

Music industry lends its voice to Blackout Tuesday protest

Major broadcasters, celebrities and music streaming companies including Apple Music and Spotify turned off or made changes to their services on Tuesday to mark their solidarity with protests against..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:54Published
Recognizing Blackout Tuesday in WNY [Video]

Recognizing Blackout Tuesday in WNY

In difficult times, those in the entertainment industry say "the show must go on". This time, thousands insist the show must be paused.

Credit: WKBW Buffalo     Duration: 02:20Published
Music Industry Presses Pause For ‘Blackout Tuesday’ Initiative [Video]

Music Industry Presses Pause For ‘Blackout Tuesday’ Initiative

CBS4's Lisa Petrillo spoke with Ted Lucas, owner of SlipNSlide Records in Miami, about the movement to bring people together against racism.

Credit: CBS4 Miami     Duration: 02:15Published
Tiffany Trump Joins 'Blackout Tuesday' Movement [Video]

Tiffany Trump Joins 'Blackout Tuesday' Movement

Tiffany Trump joined the "Blackout Tuesday" movement.

Credit: Geo Beats     Duration: 00:33Published
Music industry calls for Black Out Tuesday amid unrest [Video]

Music industry calls for Black Out Tuesday amid unrest

The music industry is planning to turn off the music and hold a day to reflect and implement change in response to the death of George Floyd and the killings of other black people.

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 00:27Published

Alec Baldwin criticised after dismissing Blackout Tuesday as 'national day of whatever'

Actor refused to apologise for 'tone deaf' promotion of his interview with Woody Allen
Independent - Published

Lil Nas X says Blackout Tuesday was the 'worst idea ever'


ContactMusic - Published Also reported by •Independent

Reflection, donation, event postponement – how the UK PR industry marked #BlackOutTuesday

Here's a round up of how UK agencies and industry bodies marked Blackout Tuesday and paid respects to the Black community protesting for racial equality and justice.
PRWeek - Published

Blackout Tuesday: What is it - and why were people posting black squares on Instagram?


Telegraph.co.uk - Published Also reported by •Daily Record

Rihanna's Fenty Beauty chose not to sell a single thing to observe Blackout Tuesday

The singers other fashion brands, Fenty and Savage X Fenty, also ceased business
Independent - Published

Emma Watson says she 'needs to work harder' following Blackout Tuesday backlash

The Little Women actor was criticised for matching her Black Lives Matter post to her existing Instagram aesthetic
Independent - Published

Emma Watson says white supremacy is ‘tightly stitched into society’

Emma Watson has told fans “I see your anger, sadness and pain” following an online backlash over her Blackout Tuesday posts.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Rihanna and Taylor Swift lead stars taking part in Blackout Tuesday

Rihanna and Taylor Swift were among the stars taking part in Blackout Tuesday to protest against the death of George Floyd.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Tens of millions join Blackout Tuesday in solidarity with George Floyd protests

Social media feeds went dark and quiet on Tuesday as tens of millions of people showed solidarity with the black community following the death of George Floyd in US police custody.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

George Floyd: Scottish sports stars join 'Blackout Tuesday'

Scottish athletes and teams have joined in a blackout on social media in response to George Floyd's death.
BBC News - Published Also reported by •BBC Sport

Lil Nas X calls Blackout Tuesday ‘worst idea ever’ and calls on Black Lives Matter supporters to ‘be as loud as ever’

Lil Nas X criticised the Blackout Tuesday initiative which has seen social media engulfed with black squares, clogging vital hashtags used by Black Lives Matter protesters. On Tuesday (June 2) millions..
PinkNews - Published

Arsenal praised for classy Blackout Tuesday tribute in fight against racism

arsenal praised for classy blackout tuesday tribute in fight against racism
Arsenal have offered their support to the Black Lives Matter movement by posting a Blackout Tuesday message
Daily Star - Published

Media firms, celebrities join BlackOut Tuesday protests

Major broadcasters, celebrities and music streaming companies including Apple Music and Spotify turned off or made changes to their services on Tuesday to mark their solidarity with protests against..
Reuters - Published

Albion silence Blackout Tuesday troll with epic four-word response

albion silence blackout tuesday troll with epic four-word response
Albion, a club who who boasted the Three Degrees in an era where racial abuse from the stands was the norm, took to their social media channels to share in the trend
Tamworth Herald - Published Also reported by •Lichfield MercurySutton Coldfield ObserverWalsall Advertiser

Blackout Tuesday sees Premier League clubs and stars together against racism

blackout tuesday sees premier league clubs and stars together against racism
Premier League clubs and players have joined in the 'Blackout Tuesday' social media trend, with people urged not to post personal content on their accounts until tomorrow
Daily Star - Published

Albion and Sussex support Blackout Tuesday

Albion and Sussex are among sports clubs showing support for Blackout Tuesday.
The Argus - Published

Rihanna pledges support for Blackout Tuesday


ContactMusic - Published

Blackout Tuesday: Activists urge Instagram users to be careful when posting black squares to their feed

Posts are covering up useful information, users warn
Independent - Published

Alison Hammond breaks down in tears as This Morning joins ‘blackout’ Tuesday

This Morning presenter Alison Hammond broke down in tears as she spoke about how the #BlackLivesMatter movement and the death of George Floyd had affected her.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Instagram turns dark for Blackout Tuesday as Rihanna, Mariah Carey and Laverne Cox rally behind Black Lives Matter

In solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, Instagram users are letting their accounts go dark for Blackout Tuesday. Instagram users logging in Tuesday morning (June 2) will find their feeds..
PinkNews - Published

George Floyd death: TV and radio stations mark 'Blackout Tuesday'

Broadcasters and the music industry reflect on the death of George Floyd in police custody last week.
BBC News - Published

Chelsea players join Blackout Tuesday movement on social media

chelsea players join blackout tuesday movement on social media
People around the world have posted an all-black photo on their Instagram pages
Football.london - Published

Black Out Tuesday

BBC, commercial & community radio stations showing their support of Blackout Tuesday ...
GScene - Published

Blackout Tuesday: What do Instagram black squares mean – and how can you take part?

Posts are intended to show solidarity with Black Lives Matter protests sweeping the US
Independent - Published

Major labels and artists join ‘blackout’ Tuesday across the music industry

Major labels have joined other music industry groups and artists in pledging a “blackout” to protest against the death of George Floyd.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

George Floyd: Music industry to take part in 'Blackout Tuesday' in solidarity with Black Lives Matter protests

Music industry figures and record label employees will take the day to 'disconnect from work and reconnect with our community'
Independent - Published

Samsung Electronics chip output at South Korea plant partly halted due to short blackout

Samsung Electronics partly halted some semiconductor production at its Hwaseong chip complex in South Korea after about a minute-long blackout on Tuesday afternoon, the company said on Wednesday.
Reuters - Published