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Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# black

This year
Interview: 'Being mixed race seemed to give others the impression I could be poked and prodded'
Mia Douglas meets Áine Mulloy who documents the changes she’s witnessed in how people approach her over the years.
All time
Irish DJ Annie Mac's response to complaints about a song is a reminder that we can't pretend 'we don't see race'
Listeners are responding angrily to Dave’s powerful new single ‘Black’.
Sexton on swapping jerseys with Beauden Barrett and the ultimate test against the All Blacks
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.
Watch: Ronnie O'Sullivan lets stage invader attempt to pot the black
The snooker star allowed a member of the audience take over at the English Open today.
Black rights leader outed for being white is now 'jobless and living on food stamps'
She told The Guardian that she will not be apologising for what happened.
Protests after police fatally shoot man who was "not acting like himself"
Protesters quickly gathered at the scene and accused police of gunning the man down without warning.
'We chose not to burn the house': Inside the camp of LA's Black Lives Matter protesters
For more than a month, Black Lives Matter has maintained a makeshift encampment in front of Los Angeles City Hall.
Black ice cream is a thing and it looks extremely cool
If you’ll excuse the pun.
Tesco sales in Ireland are turning positive for the first time since 2012
The supermarket giant had its first quarterly UK sales growth in three years.
White police officer to sue estate of black teenager he shot dead
Quintonio LeGrier’s family say there’s no reason why police should have opened fire when responding to a domestic disturbance at their home.
'Wonderful Life' singer-songwriter Black has died in Cork
The artist, whose real name was Colin Vearncombe, had been in a coma for two weeks after a car crash. He was 53.
'It is graphic. It is violent. It is chilling' - Police release footage of officer shooting black teen 16 times
At the time of his death, police were responding to complaints about someone breaking into cars and stealing radios.
Rupert Murdoch under fire over tweet about 'real black President'
It’s been suggested the media mogul may need a Twitter editor (at the very least).
Thieves planned to burgle Cilla Black's home during her funeral
Valuable items like art and jewellery have been removed from the house and taken to a secure location.
MTV shows what happens when white people talk honestly about race
This controversial documentary makes white people confront racial identity issues.
The black rights leader outed for not being black has quit her job
Rachel Dolezal broke off an interview with a local TV reporter when he asked, point blank: “Are you African American?”
PICS: Defining moments of Martin Luther King Jr's life
The Nobel Peace Prize winner died in 1968.
'We're here to deal with the rotten apples': Thousands rally over chokehold death in New York
An unarmed black man died after being put into a chokehold by a police officer.
No-fly zone over town where unarmed black teen was shot by police
Protests erupted in the Missouri town after the incident occurred.
Racism row councillor re-admitted to Fine Gael
The party’s General Secretary says the time has come to “move on” from former Naas mayor Darren Scully’s comments about black Africans.
Column: Trayvon Martin’s tragic death shows that race still divides America
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.
Rio '007' Ferdinand faces this deadly foe on a TV screen near you
The plot thickens at Old Trafford as the wannabe actor and panto villain meet at high noon (plus 90).
Poll: Does Ireland have a discrimination problem?
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
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.
White newborns now a minority in the US
For the first time, there are more Hispanic, black and other minority children under the age of one in the US.
Irish artists team up with US peers to go back to black
What happens when you make art inspired by the colour black? You create weird, wonderful and breathtaking shapes, as these Irish artists show.
Alan Hansen apologises for Match of the Day 'coloured' gaffe
The pundit said that he “deeply regrets” his poor choice of words during last night’s Match of the Day.
Fine Gael investigating Mayor's race 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.