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Racism

2021

18

Jun

Alman askerleri Litvanya

German NATO troops return from Lithuania over racism allegations

Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer called allegations of racist and antisemitic behavior “a slap in the face of all those who serve our country.” The soldiers were in Lithuania as part of a NATO mission. Some 30 German soldiers headed home from Lithuania on Thursday in the wake of alleged racist and antisemitic remarks as well […]

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Country: Germany
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10

Jun

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Germany opens fresh probe against police over neo-Nazi chats

German prosecutors said Wednesday they had opened a probe against 20 police officers, including elite commandos, accused of taking part in far-right online chats and swapping Nazi symbols. In the latest political scandal to rock Germany’s security services, the Hesse state crime office and the Frankfurt prosecutor’s office said they had carried out dawn raids […]

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Country: Germany
Source: , De

01

Jun

More than 800 residential school students died in Alberta — advocates say it’s time to find their graves

When Jackie Bromley heard that the remains of 215 children were found at the site of a former residential school in B.C., she had flashbacks to her time at St. Mary’s Residential School on the Blood Reserve in southern Alberta. Bromley, who is now 70, remembers students talking about graves behind the school when she […]

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Country: Canada
Source: , CBC

25

Mar

Dutch cops make racist remarks over teen girl’s murder

Police officers in the Netherlands sent racist messages in an internal chat group in response to the murder of a 16-year-old Turkish-origin girl, local media reported on Thursday. In an investigation launched into the racist messages, it was revealed that one of the police officer wrote: “Another Turk less.” The girl, identified by her first […]

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Country: Netherlands
Source: , AA

04

Mar

mississippi ırkçılık abd

Mississippi to pay Curtis Flowers $500,000 for his decades behind bars

The state of Mississippi will pay Curtis Flowers $500,000 for his nearly 23 years of wrongful imprisonment. Mississippi Circuit Judge George Mitchell ordered the compensation on Tuesday. Under the judgment — which the Mississippi Attorney General’s Office didn’t oppose — the state will pay Flowers $50,000 a year for the next 10 years. “I feel […]

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Country: United States
Source: , APM

2020

23

Dec

ABD polisi siyahi

Virginia Beach Police Department apologizes after officer mistakes man for accused thief, handcuffs him at Lynnhaven Mall

Police were investigating a report of credit card theft when they cuffed Jamar Mackey in the mall’s food court in front of his family. They had the wrong person. Police Chief Paul Neudigate apologized Monday to a man whom police mistook for a person wanted for credit card theft at Lynnhaven Mall and whom they […]

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Country: United States
Source: EN SON HABER , 13News

13

Nov

German police go on sprees to ‘hunt Turks,’ target minorities, research says

Racist officers among Germany’s police force intentionally target Turkish people and other minorities in what they call “Turk hunts,” according to a recent study on racism and police violence in the country. The research carried out by professor Tobias Singelnstein of Ruhr-University Bochum revealed that there is a structural problem among the German police, with […]

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Country: Germany
Source: AA , DS

02

Nov

5-year prison sentence will be demanded for refusing doctor of opposite sex in France

French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin stated that, within the scope of the anti-discrimination law, those who refuse a doctor or teacher of the opposite sex will be punished with up to 5 years in prison and 75 thousand euros on the grounds that they have committed discrimination. Darmanin said, “Anyone can be the guardian of […]

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Country: France
Source: AA , w24

29

Sep

Far-right German politician sacked for reportedly suggesting migrants could be killed

The far-right Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) party has fired a prominent official following reports that he made comments suggesting that migrants could be killed. The party confirmed Monday that Christian Lueth, who was already suspended from his post as parliamentary spokesman in April after allegedly describing himself as a “fascist,” had his contract terminated with […]

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Country: Germany
Source: SABAH , The Guardian

28

Sep

Hundreds of extremists in Germany’s elite forces

The first systematic report into right-wing extremism in Germany’s security services has flagged up more than 350 suspected cases over the past three years, according to a leaked draft. Stung by claims that they have turned a blind eye to fanatics in their own ranks, the authorities have begun a campaign to root out extremists, […]

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Country: Germany
Source: AA , The times