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#Racism

# racism - Last month November 2022

Sexist and racist abuse seen as ‘banter’ at London Fire Brigade, review says
# Toxic
# Toxic

Sexist and racist abuse seen as ‘banter’ at London Fire Brigade, review says

Nov 25th 2022, 11:15 PM 17,696 Views 19 Comments

A review into the brigade found that female, black and Asian firefighters had to contend with abuse from colleagues.

French far-right MP suspended for 15 days after racist comment
# France
# France

French far-right MP suspended for 15 days after racist comment

Nov 4th 2022, 7:55 PM 13,226 Views 0 Comments

Carlos Martens Bilongo said he was ‘deeply hurt’ by the remark.

Uproar in French parliament after MP accused of racially abusing colleague during migration debate
# Paris
# Paris

Uproar in French parliament after MP accused of racially abusing colleague during migration debate

Nov 3rd 2022, 5:54 PM 15,445 Views 0 Comments

In French the pronouns ‘he’ and ‘they’ are pronounced the same, suggesting that de Fournas might have been targeting Bilongo directly

# racism - This year 2022

Richarlison: Racist abuse will continue ‘every day and everywhere’ if unpunished
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

Richarlison: Racist abuse will continue ‘every day and everywhere’ if unpunished

Sep 28th 2022, 11:30 AM 1,770 Views 0 Comments

A banana was thrown at the 25-year-old after he scored Brazil’s second goal in a 5-1 friendly win over Tunisia in Paris.

Mixed-raced people had 'childhood stolen' in Irish institutions & redress must be extended, UN says
# Vaccine Trials
# Vaccine Trials

Mixed-raced people had 'childhood stolen' in Irish institutions & redress must be extended, UN says

Updated Sep 23rd 2022, 8:30 PM 22,392 Views 0 Comments
  • UN human rights experts have criticised the Government's response to the "systemic racism" faced by people who passed through State and religious-run institutions
  • The experts say the Government's planned redress scheme for survivors of mother and baby homes is inadequate
  • Conrad Bryan believes he was subjected to a vaccine trial, and not placed for adoption, because of the colour of his skin, Órla Ryan reports
Atletico Madrid condemned over Vinicius racism incident
# Ugly Scenes
From The42
# Ugly Scenes

Atletico Madrid condemned over Vinicius racism incident

Sep 20th 2022, 11:27 PM 2,970 Views 1 Comment

The club later released a statement saying the abuse was ‘unacceptable’.

RFU apologise after ex-England centre Burrell says racism is 'rife' in rugby
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

RFU apologise after ex-England centre Burrell says racism is 'rife' in rugby

Jun 27th 2022, 9:38 PM 31,790 Views 18 Comments

Burrell opened up about receiving comments about bananas, fried chicken and slavery and being greeted with a racial slur.

Kylian Mbappe accuses French federation boss of ignoring racist abuse
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

Kylian Mbappe accuses French federation boss of ignoring racist abuse

Jun 19th 2022, 4:19 PM 2,951 Views 0 Comments

The Paris Saint-Germain star’s decisive spot-kick against Switzerland was saved in a last-16 shootout, resulting in the world champions exiting Euro 2020.

Kyrgios receives apology from tournament organisers over racial incident during Murray loss
# Sorry
From The42
# Sorry

Kyrgios receives apology from tournament organisers over racial incident during Murray loss

Jun 12th 2022, 2:55 PM 8,669 Views 10 Comments

The Stuttgart ATP has issued a statement about the matter.

US mourn victims of racist mass shooting at store
# New York
# New York

US mourn victims of racist mass shooting at store

Updated May 15th 2022, 4:55 PM 72,435 Views 34 Comments

10 people were shot and killed by an alleged teenage white supremacist in an act one official described as “domestic terrorism, pure and simple”.

Crawley Town part company with manager John Yems after racism allegations
# Departure
From The42
# Departure

Crawley Town part company with manager John Yems after racism allegations

May 6th 2022, 5:41 PM 3,353 Views 1 Comment

The 62-year-old had been suspended by the League Two club since 23 April.

Police investigate racist language allegedly aimed at Ireland international Obafemi
# Hate
From The42
# Hate

Police investigate racist language allegedly aimed at Ireland international Obafemi

Apr 29th 2022, 3:01 PM 2,846 Views 2 Comments

The matter has also been discussed with the anti-discrimination group Kick it Out.

Post-George Floyd probe finds discrimination by Minneapolis police
# Investigation
# Investigation

Post-George Floyd probe finds discrimination by Minneapolis police

Apr 28th 2022, 6:56 AM 7,877 Views 7 Comments

State investigators have been reviewing a decade’s worth of information, including data on traffic stops, searches, arrests and uses of force.

Teenager jailed for racist abuse of Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final
# Twitter Abuse
# Twitter Abuse

Teenager jailed for racist abuse of Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final

Mar 30th 2022, 2:58 PM 11,437 Views 9 Comments

He directed a slur at the striker after England’s defeat in a penalty shoot-out against Italy last summer.

Demonstrators protest over 'barbaric' strip-search of black schoolgirl in London
# UK
# UK

Demonstrators protest over 'barbaric' strip-search of black schoolgirl in London

Mar 19th 2022, 7:40 PM 33,324 Views 0 Comments

A review found that Met Police officers searched the girl without another adult present and in the knowledge that she was menstruating.

Teenager admits racially abusing Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final
# UK
# UK

Teenager admits racially abusing Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final

Mar 17th 2022, 8:15 PM 21,912 Views 0 Comments

Justin Lee Price, 19, directed a slur at the 24-year-old striker after England’s defeat in a penalty shoot-out against Italy last summer.

Azeem Rafiq fears he is 'unemployable' after speaking out about racism
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Azeem Rafiq fears he is 'unemployable' after speaking out about racism

Mar 8th 2022, 9:00 PM 2,529 Views 2 Comments

The former off-spinner accused Yorkshire of failing to deal adequately with the abuse he suffered.

Police investigating racial abuse of Man United youngster Elanga
# Hate
From The42
# Hate

Police investigating racial abuse of Man United youngster Elanga

Feb 8th 2022, 6:27 PM 2,142 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old missed the decisive spot-kick as the Red Devils lost a shoot-out to Middlesbrough on Friday.

Statue of white supremacist former US state governor moved out of sight
# Theodore Bilbo
# Theodore Bilbo

Statue of white supremacist former US state governor moved out of sight

Feb 4th 2022, 1:53 PM 15,685 Views 22 Comments

Theodore Bilbo was the Mississippi state governor in 1916-1920 and 1928-1932.

22-year-old Scottish man jailed for online racist abuse of Yannick Bolasie
# Prison Term
From The42
# Prison Term

22-year-old Scottish man jailed for online racist abuse of Yannick Bolasie

Jan 6th 2022, 1:40 PM 4,763 Views 0 Comments

A police search of Kirk Thompson’s phone also found images and videos of child abuse.

# racism - Last year 2021

Organisers of far-right rally in Virginia ordered to pay €25m in damages
# Charlottesville
# Charlottesville

Organisers of far-right rally in Virginia ordered to pay €25m in damages

Nov 24th 2021, 7:46 AM 16,199 Views 35 Comments

A civil suit was filed by residents of the city of Charlottesville who were impacted by the August 2017 ‘Unite the Right’ rally.

French rugby club Provence sack player who admitted to calling black opponent a 'banana eater'
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

French rugby club Provence sack player who admitted to calling black opponent a 'banana eater'

Nov 3rd 2021, 1:52 PM 7,834 Views 3 Comments

Ludovic Radosavljevic was already serving a 26-week ban for the verbal abuse of Nevers’ wing Christian Ambadiang.

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings after violent clashes at England-Hungary clash
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings after violent clashes at England-Hungary clash

Updated Oct 13th 2021, 8:51 PM 5,927 Views 2 Comments

Hungary fans clashed with police at Wembley on Tuesday night, while there was also trouble at the Albania-Poland fixture.

Prague asks for apology from Scottish FA over racism comments
# Argument
From The42
# Argument

Prague asks for apology from Scottish FA over racism comments

Oct 4th 2021, 2:32 PM 5,636 Views 2 Comments

A crowd of schoolchildren repeatedly jeered Rangers midfielder Glen Kamara in the Glasgow side’s Europa League game at Sparta Prague.

Opinion: The State must foster an anti-racist culture in public institutions
# Racism In Ireland
# Racism In Ireland

Opinion: The State must foster an anti-racist culture in public institutions

Sep 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 17,646 Views 45 Comments

Sinéad Gibney of the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission says State bodies play a major role in stamping out racism in Ireland.

Death sentence upheld for Dylann Roof, white supremacist who killed nine churchgoers
# Charleston
# Charleston

Death sentence upheld for Dylann Roof, white supremacist who killed nine churchgoers

Aug 26th 2021, 9:34 AM 36,516 Views 48 Comments

Roof murdered nine African Americans at their church, during their Bible-study and worship, in 2015.

UK ‘by far’ main origin of racist posts after Euro 2020 final
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

UK ‘by far’ main origin of racist posts after Euro 2020 final

Aug 10th 2021, 4:36 PM 4,172 Views 3 Comments

Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka were abused after missing penalties.

Police make 11 arrests in relation to racist abuse of England players
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

Police make 11 arrests in relation to racist abuse of England players

Aug 5th 2021, 1:01 PM 3,266 Views 1 Comment

Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka were on the receiving end after missing penalties in Euro 2020 final.

'Don't suffer in silence': Gardaí launch online system for reporting hate crime
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

'Don't suffer in silence': Gardaí launch online system for reporting hate crime

Jul 21st 2021, 3:30 PM 7,344 Views 9 Comments

Gardai said hate crime is significantly under reported in Ireland.

Two arrested on suspicion of helping ticketless fans storm Euros final
# Euros
# Euros

Two arrested on suspicion of helping ticketless fans storm Euros final

Jul 16th 2021, 9:58 PM 25,590 Views 11 Comments

The pair are suspected of stealing ‘items’ to enable those without tickets to get into Wembley last Sunday night.

Repaired Rashford mural ‘now a symbol of love and solidarity’
# Racism
# Racism

Repaired Rashford mural ‘now a symbol of love and solidarity’

Jul 13th 2021, 2:46 PM 27,473 Views 36 Comments

The wall art was defaced with racist slogans after England’s Euro 2020 final loss to Italy.

Poll: Should anonymous accounts be banned from social media?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should anonymous accounts be banned from social media?

Jul 13th 2021, 7:43 AM 36,218 Views 116 Comments

The social media pages of some English players were hit by racist comments following Sunday’s match.

'It's appalling... It’s sad we even have to have this conversation in 2021'
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

'It's appalling... It’s sad we even have to have this conversation in 2021'

Jul 12th 2021, 4:46 PM 12,735 Views 8 Comments

Lions lock Maro Itoje called for action over the racist abuse aimed at English footballers.

Minister questions Garda Commissioner on racial equality efforts following death of George Nkencho
# Equality
# Equality

Minister questions Garda Commissioner on racial equality efforts following death of George Nkencho

Jun 16th 2021, 7:33 PM 11,576 Views 0 Comments

Roderic O’Gorman met the Garda Commissioner to ask what the force is doing to improve relationships with ethnic minority communities.

'There's always been the light-hearted 'the Chinese are a great bunch of lads' comments - but things have changed'
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

'There's always been the light-hearted 'the Chinese are a great bunch of lads' comments - but things have changed'

May 29th 2021, 12:05 AM 39,586 Views 61 Comments

Anti-Asian abuse has increased in Ireland and around the world during the pandemic, including in memes, posts and videos.

Marcus Rashford received 'at least 70 racial slurs' following Europa League final defeat
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

Marcus Rashford received 'at least 70 racial slurs' following Europa League final defeat

May 27th 2021, 3:09 PM 24,884 Views 41 Comments

One slur came in a direct message from a person claiming to be a maths teacher.

Euro 2020 squad place left open for defender accused of racism
# TBC
From The42
# TBC

Euro 2020 squad place left open for defender accused of racism

May 25th 2021, 3:47 PM 8,111 Views 1 Comment

Czech Republic coach Jaroslav Silhavy reserved a spot for Ondrej Kudela pending Uefa’s verdict on his appeal against a ban.

Ex-German goalkeeper sacked by Hertha Berlin after sending TV pundit 'token black guy' WhatsApp message
# Jens Lehmann
From The42
# Jens Lehmann

Ex-German goalkeeper sacked by Hertha Berlin after sending TV pundit 'token black guy' WhatsApp message

May 5th 2021, 3:00 PM 39,842 Views 19 Comments

The former Arsenal and Germany goalkeeper has issued an apology after David Aogo shared the text on social media.

As football's social media boycott begins, Henry says it's only the start in fight against racism
# Blackout
From The42
# Blackout

As football's social media boycott begins, Henry says it's only the start in fight against racism

Apr 30th 2021, 10:55 AM 1,821 Views 2 Comments

A number of organisations and clubs will log off for the weekend from 3pm today.

'My foster father wiped down everything I touched': Call to tackle racism in social care
# History Repeating Itself
# History Repeating Itself

'My foster father wiped down everything I touched': Call to tackle racism in social care

Apr 24th 2021, 8:00 PM 52,834 Views 0 Comments

Ireland is repeating the mistakes of mother and baby homes, social workers have warned.

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