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Canada must tackle racism in federal prisons, Senate committee hears
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:29

Wanda Thomas Bernard stands during a ceremony in the Senate on Parliament Hill, Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016 in Ottawa. The chairwoman of the Senate's...

US tennis player Donald Young accuses Ryan Harrison of racism
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 23:21

Ryan Harrison has protested his innocence after being accused of racism by fellow American Donald Young. Top Stories: BreakingNews.ie

Italians march against racism after shooting spree
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 06:55

One placard read "fascist Salvini", a reference to Matteo Salvini, the leader of the right-wing Northern League party which campaigns strong...

Anti-fascist protesters rally against racism in Italy
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 05:34

Protesters have gathered to denounce racism after an Italian man opened fire on African migrants in Macerata. Immigration has become one of the most i...

Insurers 'risk breaking racism laws'
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 06:44

Former Equality Commission chair accuses insurers of complacency as BBC finds evidence suggesting 'discrimination' BBC News - Business

Police shootings reflect structural racism, study finds
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 20:06

The deaths of unarmed black victims at the hands of police sparked a national conversation about racism and policing, from the Black Lives Matter move...

Scottish Labour councillor denies Anas Sarwar racism claim
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 05:39

Davie McLachlan says he was "stunned" by claims he made the remarks to Labour MSP Anas Sarwar. BBC News - Scotland

Quebec City Muslims alarmed by increasingly public displays of racism one year after mosque shooting
  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:27

"I should have landed elsewhere in Canada," said Rachid Raffa, a former president of the mosque in Sainte-Foy, site of last year's deadly shooting...

Martin Luther King children criticize Trump, decry racism on MLK holiday
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 10:27

Two of Martin Luther King Jr.’s children and the pastor of his historic Atlanta church marked the national King holiday Monday with sharp denunc...

Everyday racism: 'Berlin isn't as cosmopolitan as is often claimed'
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 23:22

Whether it is people touching their hair without asking, or bouncers rejecting them from bars, black people in Germany are used to being treated diffe...

Racism in Canada: Racist rant against Vancouver woman; Sen. Lynn...
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 22:25

On the same day that a Canadian senator was being removed from the federal Conservative caucus for defending residential schools, a Vancouver woman po...

H&M ‘monkey’ ad controversy: Racism or example of corrosive outrage mentality? (DEBATE)
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 07:22

Is having a black child model a “Coolest Monkey in the Jungle” hoodie racist, or are netizens reading too much into an innocent take on childhood?...

Merseyside Police investigate racism on social media following Firmino-Holgate incident
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:16

Holgate looked shocked at Firmino's words after the the Brazilian was pushed when the ball was deadSunday, January 7, 2018Merseyside Police are invest...

Germany's New Hate Speech Law: Populists Fight for Their Right to Racism
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:30

German right-wing populists are blasting a new law regulating hate postings on Twitter and Facebook, saying it destroys freedom of opinion in the coun...

New York Times blasts France for ‘failing to face up to racism’
  • Fri, 29 Dec 2017 12:33

The New York Times has blasted France for “shamefully caving in to racism” after a prominent black journalist was sacked from a government-sponsor...

Bijan Ebrahimi murder: 'Institutional racism' by council and police
  • Mon, 18 Dec 2017 19:40

A report finds evidence of "institutional racism" in the case of murdered refugee Bijan Ebrahimi. BBC News - England

UEFA charges Russia's Zenit with racism over Ratko Mladic banner
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 07:28

UEFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Saint Petersburg-based Zenit FC after its fans displayed a large banner praising Serbian war criminal Rat...

Prosecutors open racism probe into Polish far-right march
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:36

Prosecutors have opened a probe into expressions of racism at a far-right march in Warsaw earlier this month. Some fear the surge in support for the f...

'There is no place for racism:' Dal student slams 'anti-Canadian' motion
  • Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:26

A student at Dalhousie University is speaking out against what she calls an "anti-Canadian" motion passed by the school's student union, saying it...

George Clooney rebukes racism in backdrop of thriller 'Suburbicon'
  • Sun, 29 Oct 2017 21:16

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - As one of Hollywood's most famous celebrities, George Clooney is not afraid to use his platform to speak up on issues close to...

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