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Sep 07, 2019
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford says war on racism in football is 'going backwards'Manchester United star Marcus Rashford is one of a host of top players to have suffered abuse this season after missing a penalty in a defeat against Crystal Palace.
Sep 04, 2019
Serie A: Inter Milan fans tell Romelu Lukaku monkey chants during Cagliari match were 'not racist'Inter Milan's fan group 'L'Urlo della Nord' told Lukaku in an open letter that he was seeing racism where there was none.
Aug 28, 2019
Joe Biden says institutional racism in America is ‘white man’s problem’, holds Donald Trump responsible for deepening divideRacism in America is an institutional “white man’s problem visited on people of colour,” former vice president Joe Biden said Tuesday, arguing that the way to attack the issue is to defeat US president Donald Trump and hold him responsible for deepening the nation’s racial divide.
Aug 14, 2019
US official Ken Cuccinelli claims Statue of Liberty poem welcoming immigrants applies only to EuropeansKen Cuccinelli, the acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services, said the famous inscription on the Statue of Liberty, welcoming 'huddled masses' of immigrants to American shores, was referring to receive migrants 'who can stand on their own two feet'
Aug 08, 2019
Nursery rhymes are great aids for educating children; isn't it time we wrote and taught them better ones?Surely there is something intrinsically problematic in making children recite nursery rhymes about throwing old people down the stairs. Also we are talking about throwing people downstairs because they refuse to say their prayers? Isn’t that problematic? Oh wait, I think that might be patriotic. Never mind.
Aug 07, 2019
Old English nursery rhymes are archaic and absurd; why are we still teaching them to children in 2019?Babies falling from trees, non-consensual kissing, violence, animals doing questionable things, sexism, confusing tableaus, not to mention verses so bonkers that no one really knows what’s going on — that encapsulates most nursery rhymes we were taught as children.
Aug 01, 2019
Ronald Reagan called Africans 'monkeys', reveals taped conversation with Richard NixonThen-California governor Ronald Reagan made racist remarks about Africans, calling them "monkeys" in a newly-discovered taped conversation with US president Richard Nixon
Jul 29, 2019
Facing backlash over 'rat-infested Baltimore' remark, Trump steps up attack on black lawmaker, calls him 'racist'Facing growing accusations of racism for his incendiary tweets, US president Donald Trump lashed out at his critics Monday and sought to deflect the criticism by labelling black congressman Elijah Cummings as 'racist'
Jul 23, 2019
The Lion King: The Gift review — Beyoncé's album celebrates African culture, makes a big political statementThe Lion King: the Gift, curated and executive produced by Beyoncé, is a complementary album to the official soundtrack of the 2019 remake.
Jul 16, 2019
‘We will not be silenced’: US Democratic Congresswomen hit back at Donald Trump’s 'blatant racist attack'US President Donald Trump came under fire from Democrats and even some members of his own Republican Party on Monday after launching an extraordinary xenophobic attack on four progressive Democratic congresswomen