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Senator punches teen who egged him for blaming New Zealand attack on immigration
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# Fraser Anning

Senator punches teen who egged him for blaming New Zealand attack on immigration

Mar 16th 2019, 2:24 PM 78,511 Views 0 Comments

Queensland Senator Fraser Anning drew international condemnation for his comments.

Peter Beardsley leaves Newcastle coaching role after bullying and racism allegations
# Parting Ways
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# Parting Ways

Peter Beardsley leaves Newcastle coaching role after bullying and racism allegations

Mar 6th 2019, 2:18 PM 6,638 Views 6 Comments

The former Magpies striker had denied the claims and took ‘a period of leave’ from his position as U23s coach.

Man who racially abused woman on Ryanair flight 'to be prosecuted by Spanish authorities'
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# Viral Video

Man who racially abused woman on Ryanair flight 'to be prosecuted by Spanish authorities'

Feb 26th 2019, 8:16 PM 56,828 Views 0 Comments

Footage of the incident, which occurred on a flight from Barcelona to London, went viral in October.

'I'm like: I just got a medal for my country, so why am I being scrutinised over the colour of my skin?'
# Racism
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# Racism

'I'm like: I just got a medal for my country, so why am I being scrutinised over the colour of my skin?'

Feb 23rd 2019, 10:00 AM 74,633 Views 72 Comments

Rianna Jarrett and Gina Akpe-Moses discuss race, Irish society and sport.

‘There really aren’t any excuses anymore’: How the Irish beauty industry is failing women of colour
# Diversity
# Diversity

‘There really aren’t any excuses anymore’: How the Irish beauty industry is failing women of colour

Feb 21st 2019, 5:00 PM 4,711 Views 1 Comment

And why it has to change.

Red carpet event for Liam Neeson's latest film cancelled amid racism row
# Cold Pursuit
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# Cold Pursuit

Red carpet event for Liam Neeson's latest film cancelled amid racism row

Feb 6th 2019, 7:11 AM 30,005 Views 80 Comments

Neeson said he once walked the streets hunting for a black person to kill after his close friend was raped.

The horrific attack on Jussie Smollett has reignited the discussion on race and sexuality
# Justice For Jussie
# Justice For Jussie

The horrific attack on Jussie Smollett has reignited the discussion on race and sexuality

Jan 30th 2019, 3:19 PM 5,018 Views 4 Comments

The actor was the victim of a racist and homophobic attack this week.

Azealia Banks called Irish women 'ugly', so Irish people proceeded to spend the night proving her right
# Racism
# Racism

Azealia Banks called Irish women 'ugly', so Irish people proceeded to spend the night proving her right

Jan 22nd 2019, 9:12 AM 38,448 Views 7 Comments

Azealia Banks has received numerous racist messages and threats ahead of her Dublin gig.

Racing 'strongly condemn racist insults' against Zebo during Ulster game
# Racism
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# Racism

Racing 'strongly condemn racist insults' against Zebo during Ulster game

Jan 14th 2019, 6:16 PM 29,570 Views 99 Comments

The French club says ‘racism has no place in rugby.’

Ulster Rugby vow to 'robustly investigate any complaints' after Simon Zebo says he was abused by fans
# Controversy
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# Controversy

Ulster Rugby vow to 'robustly investigate any complaints' after Simon Zebo says he was abused by fans

Jan 13th 2019, 2:33 PM 50,950 Views 133 Comments

The Irish star suggested he was subjected to racial comments at Kingspan Stadium in Belfast.

Fulham vow to take 'strongest possible action' after Kamara suffers racist abuse
# Online Abuse
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# Online Abuse

Fulham vow to take 'strongest possible action' after Kamara suffers racist abuse

Dec 31st 2018, 12:18 PM 6,542 Views 4 Comments

The club has spoken out after vile online abuse followed the striker’s penalty miss on Saturday.

Inter boss says they 'gladly accept' stadium closure if it helps fight discrimination
# Punishment
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# Punishment

Inter boss says they 'gladly accept' stadium closure if it helps fight discrimination

Dec 28th 2018, 12:35 PM 3,163 Views 2 Comments

The closure of San Siro for two league games is something Luciano Spalletti says Inter welcome.

Napoli asked for halt to Inter game after racist chants
# Problem
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# Problem

Napoli asked for halt to Inter game after racist chants

Dec 27th 2018, 12:05 AM 10,557 Views 6 Comments

Kalidou Koulibaly was sent off 10 minutes from the end of his side’s 1-0 defeat.

Black non-Irish people five times more likely to experience discrimination seeking work in Ireland
# Diversity
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# Diversity

Black non-Irish people five times more likely to experience discrimination seeking work in Ireland

Dec 18th 2018, 6:20 AM 19,863 Views 67 Comments

This group is also over two and a half times more likely to experience discrimination when in employment when compared to white Irish people.

Chelsea fan claims he called Sterling 'a Manc c***, not a black c***'
# No Place For It
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# No Place For It

Chelsea fan claims he called Sterling 'a Manc c***, not a black c***'

Dec 11th 2018, 1:07 PM 24,316 Views 49 Comments

The 60-year-old insists that he didn’t refer to the England international’s race at Stamford Bridge last weekend.

Morrison: 'It's a disgrace. It's 60s and 70s stuff, going back to the dinosaur years'
# Racism
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# Racism

Morrison: 'It's a disgrace. It's 60s and 70s stuff, going back to the dinosaur years'

Dec 11th 2018, 10:20 AM 7,232 Views 8 Comments

The former Ireland international has voiced his opinion on recent acts of racism in the Premier League.

Liverpool legend Barnes weighs in on Sterling racism debate and points finger at the media
# Having His Say
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# Having His Say

Liverpool legend Barnes weighs in on Sterling racism debate and points finger at the media

Dec 10th 2018, 2:19 PM 4,913 Views 6 Comments

The PFA have also backed the Manchester City and England star after he was verbally abused at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

Banana-throwing Spurs fan will not face racism charge
# Incident
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# Incident

Banana-throwing Spurs fan will not face racism charge

Dec 4th 2018, 12:26 PM 4,721 Views 8 Comments

Averof Panteli — a 57-year-old grandfather — will face a charge of throwing a missile.

Black people face 'dire picture' of racism in Europe
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# Report

Black people face 'dire picture' of racism in Europe

Nov 28th 2018, 9:49 AM 38,525 Views 103 Comments

Ireland has been ranked as the second worst among EU countries where black people have experienced “racist violence”.

Dolce and Gabbana apologise after offensive ad sparks boycott
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# Sorry

Dolce and Gabbana apologise after offensive ad sparks boycott

Nov 23rd 2018, 9:40 PM 46,847 Views 49 Comments

In an attempt to salvage their reputation the designers issued a video apologising.

PFAI calls on English and Scottish FA's to investigate 'all incidents of anti-Irish discrimination'
# Discrimination
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# Discrimination

PFAI calls on English and Scottish FA's to investigate 'all incidents of anti-Irish discrimination'

Nov 6th 2018, 3:26 PM 5,638 Views 14 Comments

The PFAI and Show Racism the Red Card have stood in solidarity with James McClean and Neil Lennon.

Ryanair says it didn't report racist abuse incident to police until after video went viral
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# Racism

Ryanair says it didn't report racist abuse incident to police until after video went viral

Oct 26th 2018, 10:26 AM 16,163 Views 40 Comments

An investigation is under way following a racist verbal attack on a Ryanair flight on Friday.

Ryanair reports video to police after footage emerges of passenger racially abusing another
# Stansted
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# Stansted

Ryanair reports video to police after footage emerges of passenger racially abusing another

Oct 21st 2018, 10:16 AM 73,443 Views 103 Comments

The elderly white man also calls a black woman a “stupid, ugly cow” in the video.

West Ham suspend coach for attending controversial march
# Punishment
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# Punishment

West Ham suspend coach for attending controversial march

Oct 17th 2018, 7:20 PM 10,776 Views 4 Comments

The Democratic Football Lads Alliance have faced accusations they are a racist and Islamophobic group.

Tralee Advertiser apologises for publishing 'racist joke'
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# Complaints

Tralee Advertiser apologises for publishing 'racist joke'

Oct 1st 2018, 11:56 AM 45,883 Views 96 Comments

The newspaper said the story was published in error.

What has sparked the huge far-right (and anti-racism) protests in Germany?
# Chemnitz
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# Chemnitz

What has sparked the huge far-right (and anti-racism) protests in Germany?

Sep 3rd 2018, 6:26 PM 24,525 Views 86 Comments

Thousands of people have lined the streets of Chemnitz over the past three days in immigration demonstrations.

Nike closes South African stores over reported link to man who used racial slur in holiday video
# Racism Row
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# Racism Row

Nike closes South African stores over reported link to man who used racial slur in holiday video

Aug 22nd 2018, 10:16 PM 46,500 Views 88 Comments

Adam Catzavelos drew controversy after using an insulting term for a black African.

Donald Trump hits back at former aide over claims he used racial slur on 'The Apprentice' set
# Omarosa Manigault Newman
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# Omarosa Manigault Newman

Donald Trump hits back at former aide over claims he used racial slur on 'The Apprentice' set

Aug 14th 2018, 12:59 PM 16,496 Views 109 Comments

A new book by former Apprentice star Omarosa Manigault Newman claims recordings exist of Trump using the N-word.

Senior Netflix executive fired for using the N-word
# Jonathan Friedland
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# Jonathan Friedland

Senior Netflix executive fired for using the N-word

Jun 23rd 2018, 8:36 AM 15,650 Views 59 Comments

The head of communications announced his departure after being reprimanded for a second time for using the racial slur.

Roseanne is coming back ... without Roseanne
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# Racism Row

Roseanne is coming back ... without Roseanne

Jun 22nd 2018, 7:15 AM 21,262 Views 26 Comments

A reboot of the show was axed last month.

US man wrongly linked to burglary after 'walking dog while black'
# Racial Profiling
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# Racial Profiling

US man wrongly linked to burglary after 'walking dog while black'

Jun 14th 2018, 8:00 AM 24,224 Views 49 Comments

The San Diego Sheriff’s Department named Ike Iloputaife as a “person of interest” in the burglary investigation after he was reported while out walking his dogs.

'Racism is not a known side effect': Pharma company hits back after Roseanne blames outburst on sleeping pill
# Cancelled
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# Cancelled

'Racism is not a known side effect': Pharma company hits back after Roseanne blames outburst on sleeping pill

May 30th 2018, 7:40 PM 65,905 Views 104 Comments

Roseanne, which returned to the air this year after a 21 year gap, has now been axed by ABC.

ABC axes hit sitcom Roseanne over star's racist tweets
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# Cancelled

ABC axes hit sitcom Roseanne over star's racist tweets

May 29th 2018, 7:20 PM 45,601 Views 75 Comments

Roseanne Barr’s 1988-97 hit show Roseanne returned to the air this year with her as a Trump-supporting character.

Starbucks to close 8,000 outlets in the US to educate staff against racial bias
# Back In Four Hours
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# Back In Four Hours

Starbucks to close 8,000 outlets in the US to educate staff against racial bias

May 28th 2018, 6:05 AM 10,332 Views 16 Comments

The coffee giant has refused to grant media access to the training sessions.

Is it ever okay for white people to use the N-word? In a word, no
# Kendrick Lamar
# Kendrick Lamar

Is it ever okay for white people to use the N-word? In a word, no

May 24th 2018, 7:30 PM 5,681 Views 6 Comments

Kendrick Lamar recently pulled up a fan on it.

Atletico Madrid charged by Uefa for displaying 'racist' banner during Europa League final
# Ill-behaved
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# Ill-behaved

Atletico Madrid charged by Uefa for displaying 'racist' banner during Europa League final

May 17th 2018, 2:29 PM 10,079 Views 11 Comments

Disciplinary proceedings have been opened against the Spanish club after last night’s game in Lyon.

'I am Irish, I am English, I am a sangoma and I am a human being with a mystical gift'
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# John Lockley

'I am Irish, I am English, I am a sangoma and I am a human being with a mystical gift'

May 13th 2018, 8:00 PM 40,278 Views 72 Comments

Lockley has written a book about his experience – Leopard Warrior – which aims to answer people’s questions about how a white man occupies such a role.

Kanye West criticised by musicians and fans for calling slavery 'a choice'
# Absence Of Thought
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# Absence Of Thought

Kanye West criticised by musicians and fans for calling slavery 'a choice'

May 2nd 2018, 9:59 PM 31,122 Views 90 Comments

A TMZ employee told the rapper he was “disappointed, appalled and hurt” by his comments.

Black men arrested at Starbucks settle case for $1 - and a $200k youth programme
# Philadelphia
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# Philadelphia

Black men arrested at Starbucks settle case for $1 - and a $200k youth programme

May 2nd 2018, 6:53 PM 39,195 Views 126 Comments

The entrepreneur programme will be for Philadelphia public high school students.

'Thinking you're being funny doesn't excuse it' - Asian man awarded €7,000 after racist graffiti appeared on wall at work
# Discrimination
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# Discrimination

'Thinking you're being funny doesn't excuse it' - Asian man awarded €7,000 after racist graffiti appeared on wall at work

Apr 29th 2018, 4:00 PM 30,093 Views 0 Comments

The man also claimed that a colleague had spoken to him in a racist ‘Chinese-style’ fashion.