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NY police disband rough street unit...

NY police disband rough street unit...

North America

Tue, Jun 16 2020

The mass reassignment, which follows a number of policing overhaul bills signed last week by New York...

OP-ED: Conflict in the US: The underlying...

OP-ED: Conflict in the US - The underlying...

Forrest Cookson

Mon, Jun 15 2020

The US confronts its original sin, Covid-19, and the truth

Calls for action, not words, as Johnson...

Calls for action, not words, as Johnson...

Europe

Mon, Jun 15 2020

'You can understand like it feels that yet again, in the UK, we want figures, data, but we don't...

OP-ED: The statues we carve, the statues...

OP-ED: The statues we carve, the statues...

Nazarul Islam

Sun, Jun 14 2020

Sometimes heroes fall, many years after their deaths

Far-right and anti-racism protesters...

Far-right and anti-racism protesters...

World

Sat, Jun 13 2020

Far-right groups shouted racial slurs at the anti-racism protesters, and some tried to use metal crash...

OP-ED: Why black lives should matter...

OP-ED: Why black lives should matter...

Arfaa Islam

Sat, Jun 13 2020

We must all stand against racism, colourism, prejudice, discrimination

African countries call for racism debate...

African countries call for racism debate...

North America

Sat, Jun 13 2020

The call came after Floyd's family, along with the families of other victims of police violence and...

OP-ED: Our blackened psyche

OP-ED: Our blackened psyche

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Jun 12 2020

When did we start looking down upon dark skin?

Protests, pandemic pile pressure on...

Protests, pandemic pile pressure on...

North America

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Researchers with the Brookings Institution think tank last year found that of the country’s 100...

Protesters topple another Confederate...

Protesters topple another Confederate...

North America

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Many Southerners defend the monuments as tributes to war dead and part of the country's history,...

OP-ED: The politics of iconoclasm

OP-ED: The politics of iconoclasm

Vivek Menezes

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Public figures and their monuments must be subject to re-interrogation

OP-ED: Why so angry?

OP-ED: Why so angry?

Julian Francis

Thu, Jun 11 2020

It is important to record the true history, and not just the story of the victors

Statue of scout founder Baden-Powell...

Statue of scout founder Baden-Powell...

Europe

Thu, Jun 11 2020

'The Scout movement is resolute in its commitment to inclusion and diversity and members continually...

Christopher Columbus statue beheaded...

Christopher Columbus statue beheaded...

North America

Thu, Jun 11 2020

The Boston statue -- which stands on a plinth in the heart of town -- has been controversial for years,...

OP-ED: The colour of your worth

OP-ED: The colour of your worth

Saleem Samad

Mon, Jun 8 2020

A complex over darker complexion

Bollywood stars under fire for BLM...

Bollywood stars under fire for BLM...

Showtime

Mon, Jun 8 2020

Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor and Disha Patani are amongst actors who had appeared...

OP-ED: Racism’s colonial ghost...

OP-ED: Racism’s colonial ghost...

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Jun 7 2020

At the core of all imperial rule was the belief that the rulers were superior to the ruled

Black boy's death sparks racism protest...

Black boy's death sparks racism protest...

Latin America

Sat, Jun 6 2020

'Vidas negras importam' -- 'Black lives matter' -- said signs carried by protesters in...

OP-ED: The colour of  your skin

OP-ED: The colour of your skin

Nadia Kabir Barb

Fri, Jun 5 2020

We must remember the words of Nelson Mandela: ‘No one is born hating another person’

Memorial for George Floyd set for Thursday...

Memorial for Floyd set for Thursday...

North America

Thu, Jun 4 2020

Protests dwindle overnight after police face new charges

OP-ED: #BlackLivesMatter beyond the...

OP-ED: #BlackLivesMatter beyond the...

Vivek Menezes

Thu, Jun 4 2020

Injustice against one person is a threat to justice everywhere