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# racism - Wednesday 24 November, 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

Wed 7:46 AM 16,124 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.

# racism - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

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

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

Nov 3rd 2021, 1:52 PM 7,763 Views 3 Comments

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

# racism - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

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

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

Updated Oct 13th 2021, 8:51 PM 5,861 Views 2 Comments

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

# racism - Monday 4 October, 2021

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 5,591 Views 2 Comments

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

# racism - Monday 6 September, 2021

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 17,510 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.

# racism - Thursday 26 August, 2021

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 36,404 Views 48 Comments

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

# racism - Tuesday 10 August, 2021

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 4,075 Views 3 Comments

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

# racism - Thursday 5 August, 2021

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 3,220 Views 1 Comment

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

# racism - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

'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 7,160 Views 9 Comments

Gardai said hate crime is significantly under reported in Ireland.

# racism - Friday 16 July, 2021

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 25,513 Views 11 Comments

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

# racism - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

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 27,390 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 36,063 Views 116 Comments

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

# racism - Monday 12 July, 2021

'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 12,678 Views 8 Comments

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

# racism - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

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 11,526 Views 0 Comments

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

# racism - Saturday 29 May, 2021

'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 37,733 Views 61 Comments

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

# racism - Thursday 27 May, 2021

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 24,834 Views 41 Comments

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

# racism - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

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 8,078 Views 1 Comment

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

# racism - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

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 39,807 Views 19 Comments

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

# racism - Friday 30 April, 2021

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 1,755 Views 2 Comments

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

# racism - Saturday 24 April, 2021

'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 52,256 Views 0 Comments

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

# racism - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

US Justice Department to investigate policing in Minneapolis after Floyd verdict
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

US Justice Department to investigate policing in Minneapolis after Floyd verdict

Updated Apr 21st 2021, 3:57 PM 26,699 Views 55 Comments

The department is already investigating whether the officers involved violated George Floyd’s civil rights.

Opinion: Why this trial was different - US experts react to guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

Opinion: Why this trial was different - US experts react to guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin

Apr 21st 2021, 8:45 AM 17,092 Views 36 Comments

US scholars analyse the guilty verdicts handed down to former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the 2020 murder of George Floyd.

# racism - Friday 16 April, 2021

UN asked to intervene over Ireland's response to 'systemic racism' in mother and baby homes
# AMRI
# AMRI

UN asked to intervene over Ireland's response to 'systemic racism' in mother and baby homes

Apr 16th 2021, 6:00 AM 14,121 Views 0 Comments

The Association of Mixed Race Irish has asked the United Nations to visit Ireland and investigate institutional racism here.

# racism - Friday 9 April, 2021

La Liga finds no evidence of racist slur against Diakhaby
# Probe
From The42
# Probe

La Liga finds no evidence of racist slur against Diakhaby

Apr 9th 2021, 3:05 PM 1,960 Views 2 Comments

Juan Cala of Cadiz was alleged to have abused the Valnecia player last weekend.

# racism - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Opinion: Migrants are forced to do the worst work without access to rights
# Racism At Work
# Racism At Work

Opinion: Migrants are forced to do the worst work without access to rights

Apr 7th 2021, 7:01 PM 21,572 Views 0 Comments

Youth Against Racism and Inequality (YARI) activist writes that immigrants and people of colour are leading the force for change internationally.

'Utterly unacceptable' - Liverpool demand action from social media platforms after players racially abused
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

'Utterly unacceptable' - Liverpool demand action from social media platforms after players racially abused

Updated Apr 7th 2021, 3:06 PM 23,938 Views 24 Comments

Trent Alexander-Arnold and Naby Keita were targeted after Tuesday night’s Champions League quarter-final first-leg loss at Real Madrid.

# racism - Saturday 3 April, 2021

West Brom report racist abuse to police after Ireland's Callum Robinson is targeted
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

West Brom report racist abuse to police after Ireland's Callum Robinson is targeted

Apr 3rd 2021, 9:37 PM 36,283 Views 35 Comments

Robinson posted the abuse on his Instagram account, leading his club’s action.

# racism - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Man who shouted anti-Asian slurs before kicking and stamping on woman in New York arrested
# Racist Attack
# Racist Attack

Man who shouted anti-Asian slurs before kicking and stamping on woman in New York arrested

Mar 31st 2021, 2:08 PM 21,474 Views 22 Comments

Brandon Elliot faces multiple charges including assault as a hate crime.

Opinion: 'Take your virus back to China' is one of the ready-made slurs we hear
# Stop Asian Hate
# Stop Asian Hate

Opinion: 'Take your virus back to China' is one of the ready-made slurs we hear

Mar 31st 2021, 7:00 AM 14,713 Views 0 Comments

Trinity researcher Moonyoung Hong outlines the racist abuse she and other Asian women receive in Ireland.

# racism - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Racist incidents reach record number amid pandemic and rise of 'far right fake news'
# Racism In Ireland
# Racism In Ireland

Racist incidents reach record number amid pandemic and rise of 'far right fake news'

Mar 23rd 2021, 3:22 PM 20,728 Views 96 Comments

A report has noted that Irish “far right scammers” are adept at inciting hatred against groups and individuals.

# racism - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Immigrant Council calls on Government to grant legal advice to victims of racism
# Racism
# Racism

Immigrant Council calls on Government to grant legal advice to victims of racism

Mar 21st 2021, 1:16 PM 12,698 Views 67 Comments

The council also wants victims to be able to access counselling services.

# racism - Saturday 27 February, 2021

Opinion: 'Irish politics is starting to feel more inclusive, more diverse'
# Politics
# Politics

Opinion: 'Irish politics is starting to feel more inclusive, more diverse'

Feb 27th 2021, 4:30 PM 16,560 Views 36 Comments

Uruemu Adejinmi, who is of African descent, had hoped to run in the forthcoming Seanad by-election. She shares her thoughts on Irish politics.

# racism - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Aston Villa report ‘sickening’ racist abuse of Ireland U19 international to police
# Tyreik Wright
From The42
# Tyreik Wright

Aston Villa report ‘sickening’ racist abuse of Ireland U19 international to police

Feb 24th 2021, 5:00 PM 27,951 Views 22 Comments

Tyreik Wright, who is currently on loan at Walsall, received a torrent of abuse on Tuesday night.

# racism - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Instagram vows to remove accounts of people who send abusive messages
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

Instagram vows to remove accounts of people who send abusive messages

Feb 10th 2021, 5:07 PM 3,091 Views 2 Comments

The Facebook-owned social-media platform has announced new measures in the wake of the latest spate of sickening racist attacks on footballers.

# racism - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Ian Wright 'disappointed and tired' after Kerry student escapes criminal conviction for racist messages
# Tralee
# Tralee

Ian Wright 'disappointed and tired' after Kerry student escapes criminal conviction for racist messages

Feb 3rd 2021, 6:26 PM 47,408 Views 0 Comments

The former footballer said he did not expect his forgiveness to be “an invitation to lighten a sentence”.

# racism - Thursday 28 January, 2021

'It certainly didn't affect him' - Support for Ireland U21 striker after recent racist abuse
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

'It certainly didn't affect him' - Support for Ireland U21 striker after recent racist abuse

Jan 28th 2021, 7:48 PM 5,640 Views 1 Comment

Jim Crawford praised Jonathan Afolabi for the way he handled the recent vile comments aimed at him.

# racism - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Sentencing hearing for Irish teen who racially abused Ian Wright pushed back
# Tralee
# Tralee

Sentencing hearing for Irish teen who racially abused Ian Wright pushed back

Updated Jan 27th 2021, 3:33 PM 33,392 Views 0 Comments

Patrick O’Brien admitted sending the former footballer messages that were grossly offensive, obscene and menacing.

# racism - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Dublin Starbucks outlet ordered to pay €12k to customer after employee drew 'slanty' eyes on cup
# WRC
# WRC

Dublin Starbucks outlet ordered to pay €12k to customer after employee drew 'slanty' eyes on cup

Jan 19th 2021, 1:52 PM 38,942 Views 0 Comments

A spokesperson for Starbucks said they are “deeply sorry” the incident occured.

# racism - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

PSG and Istanbul Basaksehir to finish fixture today following walk off
# Change Of Plan
From The42
# Change Of Plan

PSG and Istanbul Basaksehir to finish fixture today following walk off

Dec 9th 2020, 8:06 AM 4,555 Views 11 Comments

The Group H clash in Paris was halted after 13 minutes.

# racism - Monday 7 December, 2020

World Rugby 'welcomes' investigation into Matera's racist social media posts
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

World Rugby 'welcomes' investigation into Matera's racist social media posts

Dec 7th 2020, 5:52 PM 10,361 Views 10 Comments

The 27-year-old was reinstated as Pumas skipper last week after initially being stripped of the captaincy.

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