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Racism

2022

27

Jan

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Switzerland must urgently confront anti-Black racism – UN

People of African descent in Switzerland experience racial discrimination in various aspects of their lives, UN human rights experts found after visiting the country. “Racial profiling and police controls of Black people humiliate, criminalize and stigmatize,” Dominique Day, head of the UN Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent, said in a statement. […]

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Country: Switzerland
Source: AA , MirageNews

20

Jan

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US officers charged with fatally shooting 8 year old girl

US prosecutors have charged three policemen with an eight-year-old girl’s death, dropping a murder case against two teenagers who were initially held. The officers opened fire on a vehicle outside a high school football game near Philadelphia on 27 August 2021 after hearing gunshots a block away. The police thought armed suspects were in the […]

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Country: United States
Source: TRT , BBC

06

Jan

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Homer Plessy: Pardon for ‘separate but equal’ civil rights figure

The governor of Louisiana has pardoned Homer Plessy, a 19th century black activist whose arrest 130 years ago led to one of the most criticised Supreme Court decisions in US history. Plessy was arrested in 1892 after he purchased a ticket and refused to leave a whites-only train car in New Orleans. In 1896, the […]

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Country: United States
Source: TRT , BBC

2021

28

Dec

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Prison in the US became the grave of a black man again

An autopsy report examining the death of Cedric Lofton found he died after a “physical struggle while restrained in the prone position.” The death of a Black Kansas teenager who died after multiple corrections officers at a juvenile jail restrained him was ruled a homicide, an autopsy report filed Monday shows. A cause of death […]

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Country: United States
Source: AA , NBCNews

23

Dec

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Racism against Australian Aborigines

Australia to pay £1.1m in compensation to hundreds of Aboriginal people for ‘racist’ welfare scheme. The Australian government will pay $1.4m (£1.1m) in compensation to hundreds of Aboriginal people in settling a class action suit that argued the Scott Morrison government’s “work for the dole” programme was racist. Introduced in 2015, the Community Development Programme […]

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Country: Australia
Source: TRT , Independent

25

Nov

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Kevin Strickland exonerated after 42 years in Missouri prison

A Missouri man wrongfully convicted of a triple murder in 1978 and imprisoned for more than 42 years has been exonerated and released. Kevin Strickland, 62, has maintained his innocence since his arrest at age 18. He was sentenced in June 1979. Mr Strickland said outside court: “I didn’t think this day would come.” It […]

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Country: United States
Source: TRT HABER , BBC

18

Nov

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French presidential hopeful Éric Zemmour begins race hate trial

Éric Zemmour, the far-right TV pundit who is preparing to run for French president claiming that Islam and immigration are destroying France, has gone on trial in Paris on charges of incitement to racial hatred. The case relates to remarks the 63-year-old polemicist made on television last year when he called unaccompanied child migrants “thieves, […]

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Country: France
Source: TRTWORLD , TRT , TheGuardian

23

Oct

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Controversial name in French presidential candidacy: Eric Zemmour

Eric Zemmour is shaking up France’s presidential race before it’s even begun. And his rally in the small southern town of Béziers made an unsettling image for France’s far-right leader, Marine Le Pen. Polls suggest he’s on track to challenge her for leadership of the nationalist hard-right in France. The child of Jewish Algerian immigrants, […]

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Country: France
Source: AA , BBC

06

Oct

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More than half of US police killings are mislabelled or not reported, study finds

More than half of all police-involved killings in the US go unreported with the majority of victims being Black, according to a new study published in the Lancet, a peer reviewed journal. Research at the University of Washington School of Medicine’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation found that in the US between 1980 and […]

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Country: United States
Source: , TheGuardian

05

Oct

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Racism agaisnt Muslims in Canada

A man with a history of promoting hate was sentenced in a Canadian court Monday to 18 months behind bars for contravening six court orders to stop making defamatory comments about restaurant owner Mohamad Fakih. Kevin J. Johnston, a mayoral candidate for the city of Calgary, Alberta, was jailed by Justice Fred Myers for breaking […]

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Country: Canada
Source: , AA