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#Racism

# racism - Monday 25 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 25th 2019, 5:58 PM 7,737 Views 5 Comments

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

# racism - Monday 18 November, 2019

RTÉ journalist experienced racist abuse online for over two years
# Online Abuse
# Online Abuse

RTÉ journalist experienced racist abuse online for over two years

Nov 18th 2019, 3:33 PM 36,656 Views 85 Comments

Zainab Boladale said she has been dealing with much of the abuse since 2017.

# racism - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Sweden striker racially abused during Euro qualifier in Romania
# Racism
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# Racism

Sweden striker racially abused during Euro qualifier in Romania

Nov 16th 2019, 10:42 AM 6,729 Views 9 Comments

Sweden’s 2-0 win was temporarily halted by the referee last night.

# racism - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Noel Grealish accused of 'disgraceful racism' in Dáil after raising questions about money being sent to Nigeria
# Dáil Row
# Dáil Row

Noel Grealish accused of 'disgraceful racism' in Dáil after raising questions about money being sent to Nigeria

Nov 12th 2019, 3:48 PM 57,164 Views 210 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said that Irish people had ‘for centuries’ sent money back to Ireland.

# racism - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Labour Party leader says 'new toxic racism' has entered Irish politics
# Racism
# Racism

Labour Party leader says 'new toxic racism' has entered Irish politics

Nov 10th 2019, 8:55 AM 26,167 Views 94 Comments

Howlin made the comments during a speech at the party’s annual conference in Mullingar.

# racism - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Taoiseach says racist 'scaremongering' in communities needs to be called out
# Direct Provision
# Direct Provision

Taoiseach says racist 'scaremongering' in communities needs to be called out

Nov 6th 2019, 1:22 PM 16,504 Views 106 Comments

Defending Direct provision, he said it ‘is an imperfect system, but not an inhumane one’.

# racism - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Ancelotti lauds Balotelli's response to racist abuse
# Racism
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# Racism

Ancelotti lauds Balotelli's response to racist abuse

Nov 5th 2019, 8:50 AM 5,429 Views 0 Comments

Mario Balotelli’s response to racist abuse is further proof that football is on the right track to combat the issue, says Carlo Ancelotti.

# racism - Sunday 3 November, 2019

'Shame on you in front of your families' - Mario Balotelli slams racist abuse deniers
# Angry
From The42
# Angry

'Shame on you in front of your families' - Mario Balotelli slams racist abuse deniers

Nov 3rd 2019, 11:57 PM 7,225 Views 5 Comments

The Brescia forward almost walked off the pitch before being convinced to finish the game, and scoring a stunning goal

# racism - Monday 28 October, 2019

Far-right party makes major gains in German state election
# Afd
# Afd

Far-right party makes major gains in German state election

Oct 28th 2019, 9:22 AM 21,412 Views 29 Comments

Bjoern Hoecke previously labelled Berlin’s Holocaust memorial a “monument of shame”.

# racism - Friday 25 October, 2019

Irish hip hop group who Rory Stewart called 'minor gangsters' say his comments 'come from a racist place'
# Former Tory
# Former Tory

Irish hip hop group who Rory Stewart called 'minor gangsters' say his comments 'come from a racist place'

Oct 25th 2019, 3:57 PM 34,704 Views 72 Comments

Hare Squead said the former Tory member “was only looking for a photo opp”.

# racism - Thursday 24 October, 2019

'The law is weak': Government launches public consultation on hate speech
# Racism
# Racism

'The law is weak': Government launches public consultation on hate speech

Updated Oct 24th 2019, 1:12 PM 17,149 Views 64 Comments

The Department of Justice is currently finalising research on legislative approaches to tackling hate crime in other countries.

# racism - Monday 14 October, 2019

England match halted as Bulgaria fans warned for racist behaviour
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

England match halted as Bulgaria fans warned for racist behaviour

Oct 14th 2019, 8:40 PM 14,374 Views 22 Comments

The Three Lions’ Euro qualifier was stopped twice after abuse was registered from the stands.

# racism - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

'If you feel uncomfortable or threatened, report it': Hate crime definition introduced for gardaí
# Racism
# Racism

'If you feel uncomfortable or threatened, report it': Hate crime definition introduced for gardaí

Oct 9th 2019, 1:11 PM 22,527 Views 104 Comments

The Garda Commissioner said gardaí want to encourage victims to report these incidents to them.

Twitter defends response to 'absolutely abhorrent' abuse directed at Ryan family
# Racism
# Racism

Twitter defends response to 'absolutely abhorrent' abuse directed at Ryan family

Oct 9th 2019, 12:45 PM 45,400 Views 14 Comments

TD Jack Chambers described their response to the situation as “weak”.

# racism - Saturday 5 October, 2019

'I am not going to stay in country where this is allowed': Couple from supermarket ad leave Ireland after online abuse
# Late Late
# Late Late

'I am not going to stay in country where this is allowed': Couple from supermarket ad leave Ireland after online abuse

Oct 5th 2019, 11:30 AM 282,058 Views 125 Comments

A death threat was made against the couple after speaking out last week.

# racism - Friday 4 October, 2019

An underage Irish sportswoman was racially abused and punched on a bus last year
# Courts
# Courts

An underage Irish sportswoman was racially abused and punched on a bus last year

Oct 4th 2019, 4:44 PM 22,229 Views 6 Comments

The assault occurred on 3 October 2018.

# racism - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Poll: Have you ever witnessed a racist incident on public transport?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever witnessed a racist incident on public transport?

Oct 3rd 2019, 9:28 AM 22,972 Views 139 Comments

Members of the public complained to the NTA that its anti-racism campaign was “anti-white”.

'It is just pure anti-whiteism': NTA hit by complaints over anti-racism campaign
# FOI
# FOI

'It is just pure anti-whiteism': NTA hit by complaints over anti-racism campaign

Oct 3rd 2019, 12:05 AM 59,567 Views 261 Comments

In August, the NTA launched a week-long public campaign to highlight experiences of racism.

# racism - Friday 27 September, 2019

Couple from supermarket ad campaign 'considering leaving Ireland' after online abuse
# Lidl
# Lidl

Couple from supermarket ad campaign 'considering leaving Ireland' after online abuse

Sep 27th 2019, 2:24 PM 214,371 Views 0 Comments

They have called for more robust hate-crime legislation to be introduced.

# racism - Friday 20 September, 2019

Inter boss Conte despairs of Italian football's worsening 'hate' culture
# Toxic
From The42
# Toxic

Inter boss Conte despairs of Italian football's worsening 'hate' culture

Sep 20th 2019, 9:16 PM 4,947 Views 4 Comments

‘I came back after three years and found everything worse,’ the former Chelsea manager said.

# racism - Thursday 19 September, 2019

New video emerges of Justin Trudeau wearing brownface makeup
# Canadian Pm
# Canadian Pm

New video emerges of Justin Trudeau wearing brownface makeup

Updated Sep 19th 2019, 5:12 PM 91,179 Views 160 Comments

The controversy has come as a blow to the Canadian prime minister’s re-election campaign ahead of next month’s election.

Ex-England striker Peter Beardsley guilty of racial abuse and suspended for 32 weeks
# Suspended
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# Suspended

Ex-England striker Peter Beardsley guilty of racial abuse and suspended for 32 weeks

Sep 19th 2019, 3:30 PM 26,766 Views 31 Comments

The 58-year-old was found guilty on three counts of racist language towards Newcastle U23 players.

# racism - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Cagliari avoid punishment for Lukaku racist abuse
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

Cagliari avoid punishment for Lukaku racist abuse

Sep 17th 2019, 8:21 PM 3,752 Views 2 Comments

The club have vowed to ban the supporters responsible.

# racism - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Man accused of racist attack on taxi driver after video went viral to plead guilty
# Courts
# Courts

Man accused of racist attack on taxi driver after video went viral to plead guilty

Sep 11th 2019, 4:49 PM 21,603 Views 0 Comments

Clive Mason appeared before Judge Bryan Smyth at Dublin District Court today.

# racism - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Racist abuse 'only makes me stronger' says Pogba
# No To Racism
From The42
# No To Racism

Racist abuse 'only makes me stronger' says Pogba

Aug 25th 2019, 1:45 PM 4,958 Views 10 Comments

Both the France international and Marcus Rashford have been targeted by racial slurs on social media in the past week.

# racism - Friday 23 August, 2019

Rangers ordered to close part of Ibrox after fans found guilty of racist behaviour
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

Rangers ordered to close part of Ibrox after fans found guilty of racist behaviour

Aug 23rd 2019, 2:30 PM 7,382 Views 17 Comments

The club confirmed ‘no fewer than 3,000′ seats would be closed off.

# racism - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Biden questioned on race after saying 'poor kids are just as bright and talented as white kids'
# Gaffe
# Gaffe

Biden questioned on race after saying 'poor kids are just as bright and talented as white kids'

Aug 10th 2019, 9:44 AM 20,739 Views 69 Comments

Democratic rival Bill de Blaiso says that the comments should not be dismissed as a slip of the tongue.

# racism - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Man to stand trial accused of racist attack on taxi driver after video of alleged incident went viral
# Courts
# Courts

Man to stand trial accused of racist attack on taxi driver after video of alleged incident went viral

Jul 17th 2019, 3:56 PM 23,708 Views 0 Comments

Clive Mason appeared before Judge Bryan Smyth at Dublin District Court today.

# racism - Monday 15 July, 2019

Trump lashes out at liberal congresswomen again after being slammed as 'racist'
# Trump
# Trump

Trump lashes out at liberal congresswomen again after being slammed as 'racist'

Updated Jul 15th 2019, 1:22 PM 51,165 Views 148 Comments

In his initial tweets, Trump told progressive Democratic congresswomen to “go back” where they came from.

# racism - Friday 14 June, 2019

Appeal for witnesses following alleged racial abuse of family on Belfast to Dublin train
# Appeal
# Appeal

Appeal for witnesses following alleged racial abuse of family on Belfast to Dublin train

Jun 14th 2019, 7:38 PM 20,234 Views 34 Comments

The alleged incident happened last Sunday when a family were traveling on the 7.05pm train.

# racism - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Irish Rail criticised after Indian man and parents suffer racist abuse on Belfast to Dublin train
# Racism
# Racism

Irish Rail criticised after Indian man and parents suffer racist abuse on Belfast to Dublin train

Jun 11th 2019, 10:10 PM 33,188 Views 65 Comments

Prasun Bhattacharjee spoke to RTÉ’s Liveline yesterday about the incident.

# racism - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Calls for sanctions to be placed on local authorities who fail to provide Traveller accommodation
# ECRI
# ECRI

Calls for sanctions to be placed on local authorities who fail to provide Traveller accommodation

Jun 4th 2019, 12:28 PM 23,282 Views 70 Comments

The ECRI said the majority of local authorities have “consistently failed” to provide adequate accommodation for Travellers.

# racism - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Premier League welcome Raheem Sterling's offer to tackle racism
# Support
From The42
# Support

Premier League welcome Raheem Sterling's offer to tackle racism

May 23rd 2019, 1:41 PM 4,757 Views 4 Comments

The 24-year-old wants the introduction of stronger punishments when incidents occur.

'People were saying they don't want non-Irish people playing their sport'
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

'People were saying they don't want non-Irish people playing their sport'

May 23rd 2019, 8:00 AM 48,130 Views 42 Comments

Westmeath player Boidu Sayeh says he was taken aback by recent online comments.

# racism - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

FA welcomes players' anti-racism manifesto, warns against unilateral action
# Enough
From The42
# Enough

FA welcomes players' anti-racism manifesto, warns against unilateral action

Apr 24th 2019, 3:43 PM 2,028 Views 0 Comments

The governing body also recommended that if players are racially abused and want to walk off the pitch in protest, that they leave it to the referee.

# racism - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Sterling proposes nine-point deductions for clubs whose fans are guilty of racism
# Solution
From The42
# Solution

Sterling proposes nine-point deductions for clubs whose fans are guilty of racism

Apr 23rd 2019, 12:00 PM 4,947 Views 24 Comments

‘I don’t want the next generation of black players to have to put up with this evil,’ said the Manchester City star.

# racism - Thursday 18 April, 2019

'I left feeling like s**t': AIB criticised for 'presuming' Irish woman was international student
# Racial Assumptions
# Racial Assumptions

'I left feeling like s**t': AIB criticised for 'presuming' Irish woman was international student

Apr 18th 2019, 12:05 AM 107,142 Views 150 Comments

Sarah* (20) was born in Ireland to Chinese parents. She now attends the National College of Ireland (NCI).

# racism - Sunday 14 April, 2019

West Ham 'disgusted' by fans' anti-Semitic chants after videos surface on social media
# Kick It Out
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# Kick It Out

West Ham 'disgusted' by fans' anti-Semitic chants after videos surface on social media

Apr 14th 2019, 12:15 AM 7,203 Views 3 Comments

The club have vowed to ban those responsible for the chants.

# racism - Friday 12 April, 2019

Stormzy cancels festival show claiming his friends and manager were 'racially profiled' by security
# Snowbombing
# Snowbombing

Stormzy cancels festival show claiming his friends and manager were 'racially profiled' by security

Apr 12th 2019, 7:39 AM 27,597 Views 48 Comments

The British rapper said he needed to “make a point about racism”.

# racism - Monday 8 April, 2019

'When I hear it, it's nothing new to me. I know I'm black and I'm happy with it, I'm proud'
# Abuse
From The42
# Abuse

'When I hear it, it's nothing new to me. I know I'm black and I'm happy with it, I'm proud'

Apr 8th 2019, 5:39 PM 4,795 Views 9 Comments

Raheem Sterling says walking off pitch would let racists win.