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#Racism

# racism - Monday 27 June, 2022

RFU apologise after ex-England centre Burrell says racism is 'rife' in rugby
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

RFU apologise after ex-England centre Burrell says racism is 'rife' in rugby

Jun 27th 2022, 9:38 PM 31,769 Views 18 Comments

Burrell opened up about receiving comments about bananas, fried chicken and slavery and being greeted with a racial slur.

# racism - Sunday 19 June, 2022

Kylian Mbappe accuses French federation boss of ignoring racist abuse
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

Kylian Mbappe accuses French federation boss of ignoring racist abuse

Jun 19th 2022, 4:19 PM 2,916 Views 0 Comments

The Paris Saint-Germain star’s decisive spot-kick against Switzerland was saved in a last-16 shootout, resulting in the world champions exiting Euro 2020.

# racism - Sunday 12 June, 2022

Kyrgios receives apology from tournament organisers over racial incident during Murray loss
# Sorry
From The42
# Sorry

Kyrgios receives apology from tournament organisers over racial incident during Murray loss

Jun 12th 2022, 2:55 PM 8,647 Views 10 Comments

The Stuttgart ATP has issued a statement about the matter.

# racism - Sunday 15 May, 2022

US mourn victims of racist mass shooting at store
# New York
# New York

US mourn victims of racist mass shooting at store

Updated May 15th 2022, 4:55 PM 72,408 Views 34 Comments

10 people were shot and killed by an alleged teenage white supremacist in an act one official described as “domestic terrorism, pure and simple”.

# racism - Friday 6 May, 2022

Crawley Town part company with manager John Yems after racism allegations
# Departure
From The42
# Departure

Crawley Town part company with manager John Yems after racism allegations

May 6th 2022, 5:41 PM 3,338 Views 1 Comment

The 62-year-old had been suspended by the League Two club since 23 April.

# racism - Friday 29 April, 2022

Police investigate racist language allegedly aimed at Ireland international Obafemi
# Hate
From The42
# Hate

Police investigate racist language allegedly aimed at Ireland international Obafemi

Apr 29th 2022, 3:01 PM 2,835 Views 2 Comments

The matter has also been discussed with the anti-discrimination group Kick it Out.

# racism - Thursday 28 April, 2022

Post-George Floyd probe finds discrimination by Minneapolis police
# Investigation
# Investigation

Post-George Floyd probe finds discrimination by Minneapolis police

Apr 28th 2022, 6:56 AM 7,866 Views 7 Comments

State investigators have been reviewing a decade’s worth of information, including data on traffic stops, searches, arrests and uses of force.

# racism - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

Teenager jailed for racist abuse of Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final
# Twitter Abuse
# Twitter Abuse

Teenager jailed for racist abuse of Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final

Mar 30th 2022, 2:58 PM 11,421 Views 9 Comments

He directed a slur at the striker after England’s defeat in a penalty shoot-out against Italy last summer.

# racism - Saturday 19 March, 2022

Demonstrators protest over 'barbaric' strip-search of black schoolgirl in London
# UK
# UK

Demonstrators protest over 'barbaric' strip-search of black schoolgirl in London

Mar 19th 2022, 7:40 PM 33,310 Views 0 Comments

A review found that Met Police officers searched the girl without another adult present and in the knowledge that she was menstruating.

# racism - Thursday 17 March, 2022

Teenager admits racially abusing Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final
# UK
# UK

Teenager admits racially abusing Marcus Rashford after Euro 2020 final

Mar 17th 2022, 8:15 PM 21,882 Views 0 Comments

Justin Lee Price, 19, directed a slur at the 24-year-old striker after England’s defeat in a penalty shoot-out against Italy last summer.

# racism - Tuesday 8 March, 2022

Azeem Rafiq fears he is 'unemployable' after speaking out about racism
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Azeem Rafiq fears he is 'unemployable' after speaking out about racism

Mar 8th 2022, 9:00 PM 2,508 Views 2 Comments

The former off-spinner accused Yorkshire of failing to deal adequately with the abuse he suffered.

# racism - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

Police investigating racial abuse of Man United youngster Elanga
# Hate
From The42
# Hate

Police investigating racial abuse of Man United youngster Elanga

Feb 8th 2022, 6:27 PM 2,127 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old missed the decisive spot-kick as the Red Devils lost a shoot-out to Middlesbrough on Friday.

# racism - Friday 4 February, 2022

Statue of white supremacist former US state governor moved out of sight
# Theodore Bilbo
# Theodore Bilbo

Statue of white supremacist former US state governor moved out of sight

Feb 4th 2022, 1:53 PM 15,676 Views 22 Comments

Theodore Bilbo was the Mississippi state governor in 1916-1920 and 1928-1932.

# racism - Thursday 6 January, 2022

22-year-old Scottish man jailed for online racist abuse of Yannick Bolasie
# Prison Term
From The42
# Prison Term

22-year-old Scottish man jailed for online racist abuse of Yannick Bolasie

Jan 6th 2022, 1:40 PM 4,747 Views 0 Comments

A police search of Kirk Thompson’s phone also found images and videos of child abuse.

# racism - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

Organisers of far-right rally in Virginia ordered to pay €25m in damages
# Charlottesville
# Charlottesville

Organisers of far-right rally in Virginia ordered to pay €25m in damages

Nov 24th 2021, 7:46 AM 16,190 Views 35 Comments

A civil suit was filed by residents of the city of Charlottesville who were impacted by the August 2017 ‘Unite the Right’ rally.

# racism - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

French rugby club Provence sack player who admitted to calling black opponent a 'banana eater'
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

French rugby club Provence sack player who admitted to calling black opponent a 'banana eater'

Nov 3rd 2021, 1:52 PM 7,813 Views 3 Comments

Ludovic Radosavljevic was already serving a 26-week ban for the verbal abuse of Nevers’ wing Christian Ambadiang.

# racism - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings after violent clashes at England-Hungary clash
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings after violent clashes at England-Hungary clash

Updated Oct 13th 2021, 8:51 PM 5,907 Views 2 Comments

Hungary fans clashed with police at Wembley on Tuesday night, while there was also trouble at the Albania-Poland fixture.

# racism - Monday 4 October, 2021

Prague asks for apology from Scottish FA over racism comments
# Argument
From The42
# Argument

Prague asks for apology from Scottish FA over racism comments

Oct 4th 2021, 2:32 PM 5,625 Views 2 Comments

A crowd of schoolchildren repeatedly jeered Rangers midfielder Glen Kamara in the Glasgow side’s Europa League game at Sparta Prague.

# racism - Monday 6 September, 2021

Opinion: The State must foster an anti-racist culture in public institutions
# Racism In Ireland
# Racism In Ireland

Opinion: The State must foster an anti-racist culture in public institutions

Sep 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 17,632 Views 45 Comments

Sinéad Gibney of the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission says State bodies play a major role in stamping out racism in Ireland.

# racism - Thursday 26 August, 2021

Death sentence upheld for Dylann Roof, white supremacist who killed nine churchgoers
# Charleston
# Charleston

Death sentence upheld for Dylann Roof, white supremacist who killed nine churchgoers

Aug 26th 2021, 9:34 AM 36,492 Views 48 Comments

Roof murdered nine African Americans at their church, during their Bible-study and worship, in 2015.

# racism - Tuesday 10 August, 2021

UK ‘by far’ main origin of racist posts after Euro 2020 final
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

UK ‘by far’ main origin of racist posts after Euro 2020 final

Aug 10th 2021, 4:36 PM 4,131 Views 3 Comments

Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka were abused after missing penalties.

# racism - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Police make 11 arrests in relation to racist abuse of England players
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

Police make 11 arrests in relation to racist abuse of England players

Aug 5th 2021, 1:01 PM 3,253 Views 2 Comments

Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka were on the receiving end after missing penalties in Euro 2020 final.

# racism - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

'Don't suffer in silence': Gardaí launch online system for reporting hate crime
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

'Don't suffer in silence': Gardaí launch online system for reporting hate crime

Jul 21st 2021, 3:30 PM 7,302 Views 9 Comments

Gardai said hate crime is significantly under reported in Ireland.

# racism - Friday 16 July, 2021

Two arrested on suspicion of helping ticketless fans storm Euros final
# Euros
# Euros

Two arrested on suspicion of helping ticketless fans storm Euros final

Jul 16th 2021, 9:58 PM 25,559 Views 11 Comments

The pair are suspected of stealing ‘items’ to enable those without tickets to get into Wembley last Sunday night.

# racism - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

Repaired Rashford mural ‘now a symbol of love and solidarity’
# Racism
# Racism

Repaired Rashford mural ‘now a symbol of love and solidarity’

Jul 13th 2021, 2:46 PM 27,444 Views 36 Comments

The wall art was defaced with racist slogans after England’s Euro 2020 final loss to Italy.

Poll: Should anonymous accounts be banned from social media?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should anonymous accounts be banned from social media?

Jul 13th 2021, 7:43 AM 36,147 Views 116 Comments

The social media pages of some English players were hit by racist comments following Sunday’s match.

# racism - Monday 12 July, 2021

'It's appalling... It’s sad we even have to have this conversation in 2021'
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

'It's appalling... It’s sad we even have to have this conversation in 2021'

Jul 12th 2021, 4:46 PM 12,719 Views 8 Comments

Lions lock Maro Itoje called for action over the racist abuse aimed at English footballers.

# racism - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

Minister questions Garda Commissioner on racial equality efforts following death of George Nkencho
# Equality
# Equality

Minister questions Garda Commissioner on racial equality efforts following death of George Nkencho

Jun 16th 2021, 7:33 PM 11,566 Views 0 Comments

Roderic O’Gorman met the Garda Commissioner to ask what the force is doing to improve relationships with ethnic minority communities.

# racism - Saturday 29 May, 2021

'There's always been the light-hearted 'the Chinese are a great bunch of lads' comments - but things have changed'
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

'There's always been the light-hearted 'the Chinese are a great bunch of lads' comments - but things have changed'

May 29th 2021, 12:05 AM 39,114 Views 61 Comments

Anti-Asian abuse has increased in Ireland and around the world during the pandemic, including in memes, posts and videos.

# racism - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Marcus Rashford received 'at least 70 racial slurs' following Europa League final defeat
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

Marcus Rashford received 'at least 70 racial slurs' following Europa League final defeat

May 27th 2021, 3:09 PM 24,863 Views 41 Comments

One slur came in a direct message from a person claiming to be a maths teacher.

# racism - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

Euro 2020 squad place left open for defender accused of racism
# TBC
From The42
# TBC

Euro 2020 squad place left open for defender accused of racism

May 25th 2021, 3:47 PM 8,100 Views 1 Comment

Czech Republic coach Jaroslav Silhavy reserved a spot for Ondrej Kudela pending Uefa’s verdict on his appeal against a ban.

# racism - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Ex-German goalkeeper sacked by Hertha Berlin after sending TV pundit 'token black guy' WhatsApp message
# Jens Lehmann
From The42
# Jens Lehmann

Ex-German goalkeeper sacked by Hertha Berlin after sending TV pundit 'token black guy' WhatsApp message

May 5th 2021, 3:00 PM 39,830 Views 19 Comments

The former Arsenal and Germany goalkeeper has issued an apology after David Aogo shared the text on social media.

# racism - Friday 30 April, 2021

As football's social media boycott begins, Henry says it's only the start in fight against racism
# Blackout
From The42
# Blackout

As football's social media boycott begins, Henry says it's only the start in fight against racism

Apr 30th 2021, 10:55 AM 1,809 Views 2 Comments

A number of organisations and clubs will log off for the weekend from 3pm today.

# racism - Saturday 24 April, 2021

'My foster father wiped down everything I touched': Call to tackle racism in social care
# History Repeating Itself
# History Repeating Itself

'My foster father wiped down everything I touched': Call to tackle racism in social care

Apr 24th 2021, 8:00 PM 52,760 Views 0 Comments

Ireland is repeating the mistakes of mother and baby homes, social workers have warned.

# racism - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

US Justice Department to investigate policing in Minneapolis after Floyd verdict
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

US Justice Department to investigate policing in Minneapolis after Floyd verdict

Updated Apr 21st 2021, 3:57 PM 26,716 Views 55 Comments

The department is already investigating whether the officers involved violated George Floyd’s civil rights.

Opinion: Why this trial was different - US experts react to guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

Opinion: Why this trial was different - US experts react to guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin

Apr 21st 2021, 8:45 AM 17,120 Views 36 Comments

US scholars analyse the guilty verdicts handed down to former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the 2020 murder of George Floyd.

# racism - Friday 16 April, 2021

UN asked to intervene over Ireland's response to 'systemic racism' in mother and baby homes
# AMRI
# AMRI

UN asked to intervene over Ireland's response to 'systemic racism' in mother and baby homes

Apr 16th 2021, 6:00 AM 14,218 Views 0 Comments

The Association of Mixed Race Irish has asked the United Nations to visit Ireland and investigate institutional racism here.

# racism - Friday 9 April, 2021

La Liga finds no evidence of racist slur against Diakhaby
# Probe
From The42
# Probe

La Liga finds no evidence of racist slur against Diakhaby

Apr 9th 2021, 3:05 PM 1,998 Views 2 Comments

Juan Cala of Cadiz was alleged to have abused the Valnecia player last weekend.

# racism - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Opinion: Migrants are forced to do the worst work without access to rights
# Racism At Work
# Racism At Work

Opinion: Migrants are forced to do the worst work without access to rights

Apr 7th 2021, 7:01 PM 21,651 Views 0 Comments

Youth Against Racism and Inequality (YARI) activist writes that immigrants and people of colour are leading the force for change internationally.

'Utterly unacceptable' - Liverpool demand action from social media platforms after players racially abused
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

'Utterly unacceptable' - Liverpool demand action from social media platforms after players racially abused

Updated Apr 7th 2021, 3:06 PM 23,977 Views 24 Comments

Trent Alexander-Arnold and Naby Keita were targeted after Tuesday night’s Champions League quarter-final first-leg loss at Real Madrid.

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