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  • Malignity in New York

    Malignity in New York

    Suffice it to register that the man accused of shooting 10 people on the subway train has been arrested and charged with a federal terrorism offence after a daylong manhunt and a tipster’s call led police to him on a Manhattan street.

    April 16, 2022
  • Ukraine war exposes European racism

    Ukraine war exposes European racism

    Germany for one has told all foreign students who arrived from Ukraine to leave the country by 23 May 2022, or face possible deportation. It is probably a good idea to leave the EU for other reasons too. In Poland, black and brown students leaving the train stations in border towns where refugees were arriving were accosted and harassed by members of Polish neo-Nazi groups.

    March 26, 2022
  • Confronting global racism

    Confronting global racism

    The conservative populists want to fight against any challenge to the erosion of white rights, whereas the progressives want more state intervention to address inequities.

    January 16, 2022
  • Racism, climate and divisions top UN agenda as leaders meet

    Racism, climate and divisions top UN agenda as leaders meet

    For the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began, more than two dozen world leaders appeared in person at the U.N. General Assembly on the opening day of their annual high-level meeting.

    September 22, 2021
  • Aussie women footballers make unique statement against racism

    Aussie women footballers make unique statement against racism

    They also posed with the Aboriginal flag, consisting of red, black and yellow colours

    July 23, 2021
  • US city declares racism public health crisis

    US city declares racism public health crisis

    "This is an important declaration for us to make as a City," Mendenhall said in a statement released on Wednesday.

    July 22, 2021
  • Formula 1 world unites in condemning racism against Hamilton

    Formula 1 world unites in condemning racism against Hamilton

    Other teams rallied around to express their support as well

    July 21, 2021
  • Race and Reparations

    Race and Reparations

    Much will of course hinge on the action taken by respective governments in the follow-through. The execution will also call for humane treatment of blacks by whites.

    July 1, 2021
  • Probe reveals govt, media’s complicity in 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

    Probe reveals govt, media’s complicity in 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

    "What followed was a rampage that historians think left as many as 300 dead and 10,000 homeless," the report said.

    June 22, 2021
  • India to take up racism issues with Britain when required: Jaishankar

    India to take up racism issues with Britain when required: Jaishankar

    External Affairs Minister was responding to concerns raised by a BJP MP over racism that forced Indian-origin Rashmi Samant to resign as president of the Oxford University Students Union

    March 16, 2021
  • Google advised ‘mental health care’ over racism complaints

    Google advised ‘mental health care’ over racism complaints

    Each time, "human resource personnel recommended the employees seek therapy or take medical leave to address their mental health - despite their mental well-being having nothing to do with their complaints," the report mentioned.

    March 8, 2021
  • Watershed Initiative

    Watershed Initiative

    Civil rights groups have, however, made it clear they will press for more sweeping changes in the months ahead. America’s black, indigenous and Asian-American populations must keep their fingers crossed.

    January 29, 2021
  • Ananya Birla alleges famed California restaurant ‘threw’ her family out

    Ananya Birla alleges famed California restaurant ‘threw’ her family out

    Addressing celebrity chef Antonia Lofaso in the tweet, Ananya Birla said that one of her waiters, whom she named, "was extremely rude to my mother, bordering racist. This isn't okay".

    October 26, 2020
  • Thousands of protesters take to street in Washington against police brutality, racism

    Thousands of protesters take to street in Washington against police brutality, racism

    Public anger was reignited after Blake was shot seven times by a white police officer in Kenosha city, leading to consecutive days of protests and violence.

    August 29, 2020
  • Donald Trump is first racist US president, says Joe Biden

    Donald Trump is first racist US president, says Joe Biden

    He responded by saying it was "absolutely sickening" how Trump “deals with people based on the color of their skin, their national origin, where they’re from.”

    July 23, 2020
  • Cricket has really said nothing to racism: Roland Butcher

    Cricket has really said nothing to racism: Roland Butcher

    Recently, West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite had stated that taking a knee us not at all enough in the fight against racism.

    July 6, 2020
  • US in black & white

    US in black & white

    It is worth quoting Robert Mugabe, the late President of Zimbabwe "Racism will never end as long as white cars are still using black tyres. Racism will never end if people still use black to symbolize bad luck and white for peace. Racism will never end if people still wear white clothes to weddings and black clothes to funerals. Racism will never end as long as those who pay their bills are blacklisted and not white-listed. Even when playing snooker, you haven't won until you've sunk the black ball, and the white ball must remain on the table! But I don't care; as long as I'm still using white toilet paper I'm happy"

    July 4, 2020