Tag: racism

Rolling Stones ditch ‘Brown Sugar’ from US tour for lyrics depicting slavery

Rolling Stones ditch ‘Brown Sugar’ from US tour for lyrics depicting slavery

The Rolling Stones may have dubbed their tour “No Filter,” but the iconic rock band filtered one of their most popular songs from their setlist, “C ...
Singore to Pass New Laws to Combat Racism and Discrimination in the Workplace: PM Lee

Singore to Pass New Laws to Combat Racism and Discrimination in the Workplace: PM Lee

Singore will enact new laws to address racial and job discrimination and, in a widely anticipated breakthrough move, will allow Muslim nurses to we ...
“I can’t breathe”: NBA player Jaxson Hayes was forcibly arrested and tased – WATCH

“I can’t breathe”: NBA player Jaxson Hayes was forcibly arrested and tased – WATCH

A video was released on Friday showing a Los Angeles police officer holding his knee to the neck of NBA player Jaxson Hayes when h ...
New Zealand apologizes for racist dawn raids against the Pacific community in the 1970s

New Zealand apologizes for racist dawn raids against the Pacific community in the 1970s

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Sunday presented the Pacific community with a dire state doctrine for racially targeted immigration ra ...

UN urges countries to consider reparations for slavery and colonialism

The United Nations chief for rights on Monday called on countries to end systemic racism and provide "reparative justice" for past ...
The Pakistani engineer overcame racism, sexism and language barriers in Hong Kong to succeed in STEM – and wants to help others like her do the same

The Pakistani engineer overcame racism, sexism and language barriers in Hong Kong to succeed in STEM – and wants to help others like her do the same

Rabia Aslam remembers how she felt when she entered the biomedical engineering student guide at her university four years ago like herself. To her ...
London teenagers charged with shooting Black Lives Matter activist

London teenagers charged with shooting Black Lives Matter activist

A south London teenager was on trial Saturday for participating in the shooting of a prominent member of the Black Lives Matter movement. Cameron ...
Police in the US saw a black man suffocating who they said died in a car accident

Police in the US saw a black man suffocating who they said died in a car accident

A body cam video released by the Louisiana authorities showed a black man being verbally abused, dragged, suffocated and beaten. ...