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# black - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Irish DJ Annie Mac's response to complaints about a song is a reminder that we can't pretend 'we don't see race'
# Annie Mac
From The Daily Edge
# Annie Mac

Irish DJ Annie Mac's response to complaints about a song is a reminder that we can't pretend 'we don't see race'

Feb 26th 2019, 5:36 PM 11,522 Views 0 Comments

Listeners are responding angrily to Dave’s powerful new single ‘Black’.

# black - Friday 26 October, 2018

Sexton on swapping jerseys with Beauden Barrett and the ultimate test against the All Blacks
# Back To Black
From The42
# Back To Black

Sexton on swapping jerseys with Beauden Barrett and the ultimate test against the All Blacks

Oct 26th 2018, 12:00 PM 28,261 Views 10 Comments

The Ireland out-half looks back on his experience against New Zealand, from vomiting at half-time to their ‘refusal’ to trade jerseys over the years.

# black - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Watch: Ronnie O'Sullivan lets stage invader attempt to pot the black
# Unexpected Guest
From The42
# Unexpected Guest

Watch: Ronnie O'Sullivan lets stage invader attempt to pot the black

Oct 19th 2017, 7:35 PM 10,329 Views 4 Comments

The snooker star allowed a member of the audience take over at the English Open today.

# black - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Black rights leader outed for being white is now 'jobless and living on food stamps'
# Rachel Dolezal
# Rachel Dolezal

Black rights leader outed for being white is now 'jobless and living on food stamps'

Feb 25th 2017, 3:05 PM 72,306 Views 49 Comments

She told The Guardian that she will not be apologising for what happened.

# black - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Protests after police fatally shoot man who was "not acting like himself"
# San Diego
# San Diego

Protests after police fatally shoot man who was "not acting like himself"

Sep 28th 2016, 7:23 PM 14,393 Views 53 Comments

Protesters quickly gathered at the scene and accused police of gunning the man down without warning.

# black - Sunday 21 August, 2016

'We chose not to burn the house': Inside the camp of LA's Black Lives Matter protesters
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

'We chose not to burn the house': Inside the camp of LA's Black Lives Matter protesters

Aug 21st 2016, 7:15 AM 9,578 Views 8 Comments

For more than a month, Black Lives Matter has maintained a makeshift encampment in front of Los Angeles City Hall.

# black - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Black ice cream is a thing and it looks extremely cool
# Goth Treats
From The Daily Edge
# Goth Treats

Black ice cream is a thing and it looks extremely cool

May 25th 2016, 8:22 PM 6,241 Views 2 Comments

If you’ll excuse the pun.

# black - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Tesco sales in Ireland are turning positive for the first time since 2012
# Every Little Helps
# Every Little Helps

Tesco sales in Ireland are turning positive for the first time since 2012

Apr 13th 2016, 10:43 AM 13,731 Views 34 Comments

The supermarket giant had its first quarterly UK sales growth in three years.

# black - Sunday 31 January, 2016

White police officer to sue estate of black teenager he shot dead
# Chicago
# Chicago

White police officer to sue estate of black teenager he shot dead

Jan 31st 2016, 8:04 AM 37,828 Views 38 Comments

Quintonio LeGrier’s family say there’s no reason why police should have opened fire when responding to a domestic disturbance at their home.

# black - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

'Wonderful Life' singer-songwriter Black has died in Cork
# RIP
# RIP

'Wonderful Life' singer-songwriter Black has died in Cork

Jan 26th 2016, 7:55 PM 33,253 Views 37 Comments

The artist, whose real name was Colin Vearncombe, had been in a coma for two weeks after a car crash. He was 53.

# black - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

'It is graphic. It is violent. It is chilling' - Police release footage of officer shooting black teen 16 times
# Chicago
# Chicago

'It is graphic. It is violent. It is chilling' - Police release footage of officer shooting black teen 16 times

Nov 25th 2015, 8:21 AM 25,254 Views 0 Comments

At the time of his death, police were responding to complaints about someone breaking into cars and stealing radios.

# black - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Rupert Murdoch under fire over tweet about 'real black President'
# The Divide
# The Divide

Rupert Murdoch under fire over tweet about 'real black President'

Oct 8th 2015, 5:13 PM 12,637 Views 28 Comments

It’s been suggested the media mogul may need a Twitter editor (at the very least).

# black - Friday 14 August, 2015

Thieves planned to burgle Cilla Black's home during her funeral
# Low
# Low

Thieves planned to burgle Cilla Black's home during her funeral

Aug 14th 2015, 5:54 PM 19,417 Views 16 Comments

Valuable items like art and jewellery have been removed from the house and taken to a secure location.

# black - Sunday 19 July, 2015

MTV shows what happens when white people talk honestly about race

MTV shows what happens when white people talk honestly about race

Jul 19th 2015, 10:15 AM 31,588 Views 73 Comments

This controversial documentary makes white people confront racial identity issues.

# black - Monday 15 June, 2015

The black rights leader outed for not being black has quit her job
# It's Complicated
# It's Complicated

The black rights leader outed for not being black has quit her job

Jun 15th 2015, 7:40 PM 26,545 Views 68 Comments

Rachel Dolezal broke off an interview with a local TV reporter when he asked, point blank: “Are you African American?”

# black - Monday 19 January, 2015

PICS: Defining moments of Martin Luther King Jr's life
# Mlk Day
# Mlk Day

PICS: Defining moments of Martin Luther King Jr's life

Jan 19th 2015, 6:50 PM 11,019 Views 19 Comments

The Nobel Peace Prize winner died in 1968.

# black - Sunday 24 August, 2014

'We're here to deal with the rotten apples': Thousands rally over chokehold death in New York
# Policing
# Policing

'We're here to deal with the rotten apples': Thousands rally over chokehold death in New York

Aug 24th 2014, 7:46 AM 18,107 Views 28 Comments

An unarmed black man died after being put into a chokehold by a police officer.

# black - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

No-fly zone over town where unarmed black teen was shot by police
# America
# America

No-fly zone over town where unarmed black teen was shot by police

Aug 13th 2014, 8:15 AM 17,590 Views 68 Comments

Protests erupted in the Missouri town after the incident occurred.

# black - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Racism row councillor re-admitted to Fine Gael
# Darren Scully
# Darren Scully

Racism row councillor re-admitted to Fine Gael

Nov 5th 2013, 11:08 AM 7,180 Views 63 Comments

The party’s General Secretary says the time has come to “move on” from former Naas mayor Darren Scully’s comments about black Africans.

# black - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Column: Trayvon Martin’s tragic death shows that race still divides America
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Trayvon Martin’s tragic death shows that race still divides America

Jul 30th 2013, 7:30 PM 185 Views 82 Comments

It makes me feel guilty when we talk about race, and I suspect that’s how most white Americans feel, writes Larry Donnelly, who says there is still a way to go yet before racism no longer has a stronghold in America.

# black - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Rio '007' Ferdinand faces this deadly foe on a TV screen near you
# Skydive
From The42
# Skydive

Rio '007' Ferdinand faces this deadly foe on a TV screen near you

Jan 13th 2013, 11:44 AM 1,142 Views 0 Comments

The plot thickens at Old Trafford as the wannabe actor and panto villain meet at high noon (plus 90).

# black - Friday 14 December, 2012

Poll: Does Ireland have a discrimination problem?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does Ireland have a discrimination problem?

Dec 14th 2012, 9:05 AM 10,942 Views 203 Comments

ESRI research says black people, women, and those aged over 45 all experience discrimination. How bad is the problem?

ESRI: Black people report highest rates of discrimination in Ireland
# Research
# Research

ESRI: Black people report highest rates of discrimination in Ireland

Dec 14th 2012, 8:06 AM 7,365 Views 83 Comments

More than one in ten adults in Ireland say they have been discriminated against based on factors such as age, gender, disability, ethnicity, or race, according to the ESRI.

# black - Friday 18 May, 2012

White newborns now a minority in the US
# Born In The USA
# Born In The USA

White newborns now a minority in the US

May 18th 2012, 10:25 AM 3,873 Views 40 Comments

For the first time, there are more Hispanic, black and other minority children under the age of one in the US.

# black - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Irish artists team up with US peers to go back to black
# Dubh
# Dubh

Irish artists team up with US peers to go back to black

Feb 12th 2012, 8:30 AM 3,058 Views 2 Comments

What happens when you make art inspired by the colour black? You create weird, wonderful and breathtaking shapes, as these Irish artists show.

# black - Thursday 22 December, 2011

Alan Hansen apologises for Match of the Day 'coloured' gaffe
# Facepalm
From The42
# Facepalm

Alan Hansen apologises for Match of the Day 'coloured' gaffe

Dec 22nd 2011, 11:01 AM 7,331 Views 87 Comments

The pundit said that he “deeply regrets” his poor choice of words during last night’s Match of the Day.

# black - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Fine Gael investigating Mayor's race comments
# Controversy
# Controversy

Fine Gael investigating Mayor's race comments

Nov 22nd 2011, 11:52 AM 11,022 Views 214 Comments

The party has distanced itself from comments made by the Mayor of Naas, Fine Gael councillor Darren Scully, who said he will no longer be dealing with ‘black Africans’ in his constituency.