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#Race

# race - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Five Black Lives Matter protesters shot by "three white men"

None suffered life-threatening injuries.

# race - Thursday 12 November, 2015

WATCH: US police use stun gun on black man outside hospital, an hour before his death

Linwood Lambert’s family’s lawyer: ‘Anyone who watches this would not think it is outrageous to suggest that what these police officers did was tantamount to murder.’

# race - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Things are about to get nasty in the Republican presidential race

Whoever wins the race, they will most certainly be up against Hilary Clinton, writes Larry Donnelly.

# race - Thursday 15 October, 2015

From The42 Henderson set to take over from POC as Sexton looks likely to be fit Starting 10

Henderson set to take over from POC as Sexton looks likely to be fit

The Ulsterman is set start in the second row, while there will be two changes to the back row.

# race - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Uproar as Sarkozy ally calls France a 'white race' country

Nadine Morano, a former minister, has been removed from a list of candidates for upcoming regional elections.

# race - Monday 21 September, 2015

Tributes flood in for young man who died at Dublin half-marathon RIP

Tributes flood in for young man who died at Dublin half-marathon

John McHugh (23) collapsed at the SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon on Saturday.

# race - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Matt Damon has responded to those accusations of 'whitesplaining' diversity

Matt Damon has responded to those accusations of 'whitesplaining' diversity

The actor cut across a black film producer to explain diversity to her, and people went MAD.

# race - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

WATCH: Woman tells police "I don't want to die in your cell" - hours before dying in jail

Ralkina Jones was found dead in her jail cell near Cleveland, on 26 July.

# race - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Paris police open fire on car that tries to crash through Tour de France barricade

Tour de France race director Thierry Gouvenou said he didn’t foresee any impact on the race.

# race - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Nicki Minaj’s anger is the product of years of black marginalisation

Nicki Minaj’s anger is the product of years of black marginalisation

Minaj’s complaint was not a tantrum, it was the complaint of a black woman who has had to sit back and watch all her life while her culture has been marginalised, dismissed and then later appropriated.

# race - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift's Twitter spat is about more than MTV video awards

“Black women influence pop culture so much but are rarely rewarded for it.”

The Texas woman who died in a jail cell was threatened with a Taser by police Dashcam This post contains videos

The Texas woman who died in a jail cell was threatened with a Taser by police

Questions remain over whether or not the arrest video was edited.

# race - 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.

# race - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Controversial 'human zoo' play brings racism stories to Galway

An actress in the play tells us why she believes it is an important work.

# race - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Four men injured as rally car loses control and veers into spectators

Their injuries are said to be serious but not life-threatening.

# race - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Rachel Dolezal faces media storm and insists "I identify as black"

She has also said the she ‘never had a DNA test’.

# race - Friday 12 June, 2015

# race - Friday 8 May, 2015

WATCH: Police officer charged with kicking black man in the face

Lateef Dickerson was complying with orders to get down on the ground when it happened.

# race - Sunday 3 May, 2015

'This is out of control, we're being murdered for no reason'

The mother of a black man shot dead by police speaks to TheJournal.ie from Philadelphia.

What it's like to grow up biracial in small-town Ireland

The other children from Donegal were all curious about my ginger hair and brown face – to understand me as ‘biracial’ was inconceivable.

# race - Saturday 2 May, 2015

Baltimore cops "did nothing wrong" - says police union

“We believe that these officers will be vindicated as they have done nothing wrong,” the Fraternal Order of Police said.

# race - Friday 1 May, 2015

10 of the most viral moments from the Baltimore riots

Baltimore residents have been coming together to defend and clean up their city.

# race - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 11 most important internet reactions to Apple's new emojis It's Been Emojional

The 11 most important internet reactions to Apple's new emojis

The last one is the most important.

# race - Thursday 2 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Cosmo used white models for 'gorgeous' trends and some black models for trends that 'need to die' Boycott

Cosmo used white models for 'gorgeous' trends and some black models for trends that 'need to die'

It’s causing a real stir online, as you can imagine.

# race - Friday 20 March, 2015

Racism is fact of life for all minorities in Ireland

We need to face up to the reality that racism and racial violence exists in our country.

# race - Friday 13 March, 2015

Why Ferguson is on a knife-edge again

US president Barack Obama has described the shooting of two police officers as an ‘ambush’.

# race - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Would you run through fire and carry a cross? That's what it takes to finish the world's toughest race

One-third of the starters fail to finish in a typical year.

# race - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Why would a black woman shoot a white doctor in segregation-era America?

A new documentary looks to find out.

# race - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Opinion: I might have been born in Lagos, but I was definitely made in Dublin

Maturing into the person I am today happened in Ireland, and, more specifically, in Dublin. If anyone asks where I’m from, the first thought that comes to mind is ‘Ireland’.

# race - Friday 16 January, 2015

Opinion: This year's Oscars were a decidedly white affair

The Academy’s (94% white) voters indisputably snubbed creative talent by non-white actors and directors this year.

# race - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Nicki Minaj spoke out on race and police brutality in a new Rolling Stone interview Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj spoke out on race and police brutality in a new Rolling Stone interview

Rapper says black artists are reluctant to speak out on political matters.

New York mayor booed at police graduation as tensions increase

Some members of the NYPD have accused Bill de Blasio of fostering anti-police sentiment.

# race - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Clashes continue in Ferguson as cop who shot teen says he "did his job right"

Protests have been taking place across the US.

Column: Remember the name Tamir Rice – a child shot dead by police for carrying a toy gun USA

Column: Remember the name Tamir Rice – a child shot dead by police for carrying a toy gun

American police forces have become increasingly militarised in recent decades – adopting the weapons, tactics and mindset of soldiers instead of civilian protectors.

# race - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Ireland becomes fourth country in world to celebrate Black History Month

A number of events are taking place in October to honour black culture and heritage.

# race - Monday 15 September, 2014

Receptionist wins €63k for victimisation and reduced hours after maternity leave

In a separate case, the HSE was found not to have discriminated against a young man with a number of health issues.

# race - Thursday 11 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Guy dressed as Sonic the Hedgehog races the Luas, not a bother on him Gotta Go Fast

# race - 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.

# race - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Cast of soap opera fired after going on strike for more pay

The sixteen actors had said they were struggling – but the producer says they were some of the best-paid actors in the country.

# race - Monday 18 August, 2014

Two wounded by gunfire as violence ramps up in Ferguson protests

Riot police fired tear gas into the crowd and seven people have been arrested overnight.