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# racism - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

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

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

Dec 18th 2018, 6:20 AM 20,409 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.

# racism - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Chelsea fan claims he called Sterling 'a Manc c***, not a black c***'
# No Place For It
From The42
# No Place For It

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

Dec 11th 2018, 1:07 PM 24,380 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
From The42
# Racism

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

Dec 11th 2018, 10:20 AM 7,295 Views 8 Comments

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

# racism - Monday 10 December, 2018

Liverpool legend Barnes weighs in on Sterling racism debate and points finger at the media
# Having His Say
From The42
# Having His Say

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

Dec 10th 2018, 2:19 PM 4,924 Views 6 Comments

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

# racism - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Banana-throwing Spurs fan will not face racism charge
# Incident
From The42
# Incident

Banana-throwing Spurs fan will not face racism charge

Dec 4th 2018, 12:26 PM 4,740 Views 8 Comments

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

# racism - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

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

Black people face 'dire picture' of racism in Europe

Nov 28th 2018, 9:49 AM 38,632 Views 104 Comments

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

# racism - Friday 23 November, 2018

Dolce and Gabbana apologise after offensive ad sparks boycott
# Sorry
# Sorry

Dolce and Gabbana apologise after offensive ad sparks boycott

Nov 23rd 2018, 9:40 PM 46,872 Views 49 Comments

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

# racism - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

PFAI calls on English and Scottish FA's to investigate 'all incidents of anti-Irish discrimination'
# Discrimination
From The42
# Discrimination

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

Nov 6th 2018, 3:26 PM 5,664 Views 14 Comments

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

# racism - Friday 26 October, 2018

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

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

Oct 26th 2018, 10:26 AM 16,170 Views 40 Comments

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

# racism - Sunday 21 October, 2018

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

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

Oct 21st 2018, 10:16 AM 73,530 Views 104 Comments

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

# racism - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

West Ham suspend coach for attending controversial march
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

West Ham suspend coach for attending controversial march

Oct 17th 2018, 7:20 PM 10,787 Views 4 Comments

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

# racism - Monday 1 October, 2018

Tralee Advertiser apologises for publishing 'racist joke'
# Complaints
# Complaints

Tralee Advertiser apologises for publishing 'racist joke'

Oct 1st 2018, 11:56 AM 45,971 Views 96 Comments

The newspaper said the story was published in error.

# racism - Monday 3 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 3rd 2018, 6:26 PM 24,560 Views 86 Comments

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

# racism - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Nike closes South African stores over reported link to man who used racial slur in holiday video
# Racism Row
# 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 46,532 Views 88 Comments

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

# racism - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Donald Trump hits back at former aide over claims he used racial slur on 'The Apprentice' set
# Omarosa Manigault Newman
# 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 16,502 Views 109 Comments

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

# racism - Saturday 23 June, 2018

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

Senior Netflix executive fired for using the N-word

Jun 23rd 2018, 8:36 AM 15,668 Views 59 Comments

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

# racism - Friday 22 June, 2018

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

Roseanne is coming back ... without Roseanne

Jun 22nd 2018, 7:15 AM 21,264 Views 26 Comments

A reboot of the show was axed last month.

# racism - Thursday 14 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 14th 2018, 8:00 AM 24,233 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 - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

'Racism is not a known side effect': Pharma company hits back after Roseanne blames outburst on sleeping pill
# Cancelled
# 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 65,910 Views 104 Comments

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

# racism - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

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

ABC axes hit sitcom Roseanne over star's racist tweets

May 29th 2018, 7:20 PM 45,604 Views 75 Comments

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

# racism - Monday 28 May, 2018

Starbucks to close 8,000 outlets in the US to educate staff against racial bias
# Back In Four Hours
# 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 10,336 Views 16 Comments

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

# racism - Thursday 24 May, 2018

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

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

May 24th 2018, 7:30 PM 5,763 Views 6 Comments

Kendrick Lamar recently pulled up a fan on it.

# racism - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Atletico Madrid charged by Uefa for displaying 'racist' banner during Europa League final
# Ill-behaved
From The42
# Ill-behaved

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

May 17th 2018, 2:29 PM 10,180 Views 11 Comments

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

# racism - Sunday 13 May, 2018

'I am Irish, I am English, I am a sangoma and I am a human being with a mystical gift'
# John Lockley
# 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 41,162 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.

# racism - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

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

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

May 2nd 2018, 9:59 PM 31,163 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
# Philadelphia

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

May 2nd 2018, 6:53 PM 39,211 Views 126 Comments

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

# racism - Sunday 29 April, 2018

'Thinking you're being funny doesn't excuse it' - Asian man awarded €7,000 after racist graffiti appeared on wall at work
# Discrimination
# 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 30,105 Views 0 Comments

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

# racism - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

The actor who plays Apu on The Simpsons says he's willing to step aside
# Life Of Pu
# Life Of Pu

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

Apr 25th 2018, 1:44 PM 43,000 Views 183 Comments

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

# racism - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

'Nothing changes, nothing gets done' - Ireland star shares new racist abuse
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

'Nothing changes, nothing gets done' - Ireland star shares new racist abuse

Apr 24th 2018, 2:41 PM 5,701 Views 6 Comments

Cyrus Christie was also subject to racist taunting last November.

# racism - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Starbucks to close 8,000 US stores for a day to give staff 'racial-bias education'
# Crisis Management
# Crisis Management

Starbucks to close 8,000 US stores for a day to give staff 'racial-bias education'

Apr 18th 2018, 7:42 AM 14,077 Views 41 Comments

An incident where police were called because two black men hadn’t bought anything in a branch went viral last week.

# racism - Thursday 5 April, 2018

PSNI launches investigation into distribution of anti-Islamic leaflets to Belfast homes
# Generation Sparta
# Generation Sparta

PSNI launches investigation into distribution of anti-Islamic leaflets to Belfast homes

Apr 5th 2018, 4:24 PM 8,834 Views 90 Comments

Members of the DUP have said the leaflets are “absolutely wrong and dangerous”.

# racism - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Martin Luther King Jr's son says US 'must do better' 50 years on from assassination
# I Have A Dream
# I Have A Dream

Martin Luther King Jr's son says US 'must do better' 50 years on from assassination

Apr 4th 2018, 10:53 PM 8,138 Views 46 Comments

The civil rights leader was assassinated on 4 April 1968 – 50 years ago today.

# racism - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

South African estate agent jailed for racist rant in landmark ruling
# Racism
# Racism

South African estate agent jailed for racist rant in landmark ruling

Mar 28th 2018, 10:30 PM 21,923 Views 58 Comments

Magistrate Pravina Raghoonandan says Momberg did not show any remorse.

'There's no place for this on the football pitch' - Russian fans condemned for monkey chants
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

'There's no place for this on the football pitch' - Russian fans condemned for monkey chants

Mar 28th 2018, 2:25 PM 8,670 Views 14 Comments

The chants were aimed at Paul Pogba and Ousmane Dembele last night.

# racism - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Linda Brown, who helped end US school segregation, dies aged 76
# Activist
# Activist

Linda Brown, who helped end US school segregation, dies aged 76

Mar 27th 2018, 8:35 AM 10,103 Views 8 Comments

Brown was at the centre of a major court battle that helped end widespread racial segregation in the US.

# racism - Monday 26 March, 2018

French officials believe fatal stabbing of 85-year-old woman was anti-Semitic attack
# Paris
# Paris

French officials believe fatal stabbing of 85-year-old woman was anti-Semitic attack

Mar 26th 2018, 10:45 PM 14,623 Views 67 Comments

The woman was stabbed a number of times before her apartment was set on fire.

# racism - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

National Geographic admits past coverage was racist
# Apology
# Apology

National Geographic admits past coverage was racist

Mar 13th 2018, 3:57 PM 43,034 Views 62 Comments

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

# racism - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Female Indian doctor attacked and Nigerian UCD student lost eye: Ireland's unwelcoming 1960s
# Column
# Column

Female Indian doctor attacked and Nigerian UCD student lost eye: Ireland's unwelcoming 1960s

Mar 7th 2018, 7:00 AM 57,449 Views 67 Comments

Evidence of racism is taken less seriously now than during the early 1960s, writes Bryan Fanning.

# racism - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Mo Farah claims 'racial harassment' at airport
# Accusation
From The42
# Accusation

Mo Farah claims 'racial harassment' at airport

Mar 6th 2018, 10:21 PM 7,586 Views 12 Comments

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah has made a claim of “racial harassment” following an incident at an airport in Germany.

# racism - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Ireland's secretive anti-fascist group says far-right here can be 'extremely violent and dangerous'
# Interview
# Interview

Ireland's secretive anti-fascist group says far-right here can be 'extremely violent and dangerous'

Feb 25th 2018, 12:05 AM 44,100 Views 206 Comments

The group said it is constantly monitoring fascist individuals and groups in Ireland to ensure they do not gain momentum.