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# race - Friday 12 June, 2020

Sean Gallen says it's 'disappointing' Eamon Ryan used the n-word, but he had 'good intentions'

The Green Party leader was quoting from an article Gallen wrote about his experience of racism in Ireland.

# race - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Four Minneapolis police officers fired after death of black man shown pinned down in video

A video showed George Floyd pleading that he could not breathe as a white officer knelt on his neck.

# race - Monday 24 February, 2020

'We were segregated in 'the reject ward'': Survivor describes experience of mixed-race children in mother and baby homes

An unpublished report has found that mixed-race children were routinely withheld for adoption and some children’s skin colour was listed as a “defect”.

# race - Monday 17 February, 2020

Boris Johnson faces calls to sack adviser who made controversial remarks about contraception and race

Andrew Sabisky once suggested enforcing the uptake of contraception to stop unplanned pregnancies “creating a permanent underclass”.

# race - Friday 29 November, 2019

Race, religion and prejudice: The issues raised at Ireland’s first FGM trial

A married couple were yesterday convicted of allowing female genital mutilation to be carried out on their daughter.

# race - Monday 25 November, 2019

From The42 Brescia president Cellino in hot water over 'black' Balotelli comment Race

Brescia president Cellino in hot water over 'black' Balotelli comment

The Serie A club has released a statement insisting it was a joke that has been misunderstood.

# race - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

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

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

# race - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Boots pharmacy which questioned man about hydrogen peroxide 'discriminated on grounds of race'

The man said he was seen as suspicious “because of the colour of his skin and his beard”.

# race - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Texas police officer found guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager

Roy Oliver could face between five to 99 years in prison.

# race - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Presidential election to be held on Friday 26 October

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy confirmed the news this morning.

# race - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Skin bleaching in Africa: Teens are using injectables as the trend sees worrying growth A Matter Of Complexion This post contains videos

Skin bleaching in Africa: Teens are using injectables as the trend sees worrying growth

For many Nigerians, it is seen as a “standard procedure”.

# race - Sunday 13 May, 2018

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

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.

# race - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

The actor who plays Apu on The Simpsons says he's willing to step aside

“It just feels like the right thing to do to me.”

# race - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

National Geographic admits past coverage was racist

The magazine used to portray brown-skinned tribesmen as unsophisticated and unintelligent.

# race - Friday 12 January, 2018

From The42 How the US could become the Dublin GAA of the soccer world Column

How the US could become the Dublin GAA of the soccer world

Pay-for-play’s negative impact on the sport is obvious, writes Tommy Martin.

# race - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

'You could hear the bones breaking' - South Africa haunted by racially charged murders

Robert Turner was one of the latest victims of a long campaign of violence against the country’s farmers who are largely white.

# race - Monday 25 September, 2017

From The42 Cristiano Ronaldo's slow start to the season sparks Ballon d'Or race Off Form

Cristiano Ronaldo's slow start to the season sparks Ballon d'Or race

The Portuguese star remains the strong favourite to match Lionel Messi’s record of five wins.

# race - Saturday 9 September, 2017

Photos: Swimmers brave the autumn chill to take part in Dublin's historic Liffey Swim

The first race took place in 1920.

# race - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

United Nations issues 'racism warning' over growing US tensions

A UN committee has said the move is aimed at helping prevent “existing problems from escalating into conflict”.

# race - Monday 26 June, 2017

Philando Castile's family reaches $3m settlement over his death

The 32-year-old was several times by police officer Jeronimo Yanez in Minnesota.

# race - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Teenager who was killed by bear sent text to his family while being chased

“This young man didn’t do anything wrong. He was just in the wrong place.”

# race - Monday 22 May, 2017

Leo Varadkar defends his proposed ban on 'essential' public workers' strike

Leo was forced to defend some of his big manifesto promises today.

# race - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Poll: Is this leadership election over before it's even begun? Marathon Or Sprint? This post contains a poll

Poll: Is this leadership election over before it's even begun?

Has Leo won out already?

# race - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Woman tells man to 'f**k off back to India' on Limerick train

Irish Rail said it has reported the “shocking and disgraceful incident” to gardaí.

# race - Sunday 16 April, 2017

People's racial bias begins as babies

Researchers say these findings are also important because they offer a new perspective on the cause of race-based bias.

# race - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Your choice for next Taoiseach? Leo and Simon both ahead of Micheál Martin

A new Claire Byrne Live/Amárach Poll for makes interesting reading for Fine Gael members.

# race - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Black rights leader outed for being white is now 'jobless and living on food stamps'

She told The Guardian that she will not be apologising for what happened.

# race - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Go straight to hell': Victims' families confront mass murderer Dylann Roof

Some shouted at him, while others offered forgiveness for the mass shooting in South Carolina in 2015.

# race - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

White supremacist Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing nine black churchgoers

The US Justice Department said he is the first person to get the death penalty for federal hate crimes.

Jeff Sessions says he'd be a fair Attorney General and defy Trump if necessary

Civil rights advocates have rallied against his nomination, with protesters attending today’s Senate hearing.

# race - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Dylann Roof faces death penalty after being found guilty of killing nine people

The 22-year-old shot nine black people dead in a racially-motivated attack in South Carolina last year.

# race - Saturday 17 September, 2016

No injuries after bomb explodes at charity race in New Jersey

Another device is being investigated in the area.

# race - Friday 26 August, 2016

Australian footballer calls for better education about race after blackface tribute

A mother painted her son’s skin brown to resemble the player.

# race - Friday 8 July, 2016

Poll: Who should be British Prime Minister - Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who should be British Prime Minister - Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom?

The Tory leadership race is down to two women.

# race - Monday 27 June, 2016

"We’re going to have equal rights": Grey's Anatomy actor gives impassioned speech on racism

Jesse Williams was collecting a BET award.

# race - Friday 10 June, 2016

Buskers Bar in Temple Bar investigating after students refused entry told 'no blacks allowed'

It’s alleged the three students asked to speak to a manager, but were refused.

# race - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

US prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against this man

Dylann Roof is accused of killing nine people at a church in Charleston last June.

# race - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Bernie Sanders wins in West Virginia while Trump cruises to victory in two more states

The 74-year-old Vermont senator has mounted an unyielding come-from-behind.

# race - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Irish dad set to take on the world's toughest race

35-year-old Will Mullin will head out to the Moroccan desert next month.

# race - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Trump, violence and one of the nastiest presidential campaigns ever

Rowdy standoffs between pro- and anti-Trump protesters — often with a racial edge to them — appear to have become the norm at rallies.

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