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# black - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

From The Daily Edge 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

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’.

# black - Friday 26 October, 2018

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

# black - Thursday 19 October, 2017

From The42 Watch: Ronnie O'Sullivan lets stage invader attempt to pot the black Unexpected Guest This post contains videos

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 - Saturday 25 February, 2017

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.

# black - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

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.

# black - Sunday 21 August, 2016

'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 - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

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

Black ice cream is a thing and it looks extremely cool

If you’ll excuse the pun.

# black - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

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.

# black - Sunday 31 January, 2016

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.

# black - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

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

'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.

# black - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

'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.

# black - Thursday 8 October, 2015

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).

# black - Friday 14 August, 2015

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

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.

# 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

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

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

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

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

Protests erupted in the Missouri town after the incident occurred.

# black - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

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.

# black - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

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.

# black - Sunday 13 January, 2013

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

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).

# black - Friday 14 December, 2012

Poll: Does Ireland have a discrimination problem? Your Say This post contains a poll

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.

# black - Friday 18 May, 2012

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.

# black - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Irish artists team up with US peers to go back to black Dubh This post contains images

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.

# black - Thursday 22 December, 2011

From The42 Alan Hansen apologises for Match of the Day 'coloured' gaffe Facepalm This post contains videos

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.

# black - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

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.