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QF's Doha Debates #DearWorldLive finds ways to be good ally in fight against racism

QF's Doha Debates #DearWorldLive finds ways to be good ally in fight against racism

People who want to help in the fight for racial equality should be thoughtful and solutions-focused in their approach, avoiding symbolic but unimpactful gestures, experts told Qatar Foundation (QF)’s Doha Debates ...

One dead in shooting at US Black Lives Matter rally

One dead in shooting at US Black Lives Matter rally

One person was killed and another wounded in a shooting at a Black Lives Matter rally in the US state of Kentucky, police said.

Four men charged for trying to pull down statue outside White House

Four men charged for trying to pull down statue outside White House

Four men have been charged for attempting to remove a statue of former President Andrew Jackson from outside the White House as part of anti-racism protests in the United States, authorities said ...

Africa urges UN probe of US 'systemic racism', police violence

Africa urges UN probe of US 'systemic racism', police violence

African countries are pushing for the UN's top rights body to launch a high-level investigation into ‘systemic racism’ and police violence in the United States and beyond ...

UK's Johnson announces inequality review after anti-racism protests

UK's Johnson announces inequality review after anti-racism protests

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday announced a government review into ‘all aspects of inequality’ following a wave of anti-racism protests in Britain, but was accused of using it to delay real action.

Merkel slams 'poison' of racism after 9 killed in Germany shootings

Merkel slams 'poison' of racism after 9 killed in Germany shootings

Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned the ‘poison’ of racism Thursday after a shooter with suspected far-right beliefs killed nine people at a shisha bar and a cafe in the German city of Hanau.

Racists must be 'kicked out' of stadiums: FIFA boss

Racists must be 'kicked out' of stadiums: FIFA boss

Racists must be ‘kicked out’ of stadiums, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said Thursday, as he pressed for a worldwide ban on spectators who abuse black footballers.

Trump rejects charges of racism after accusations of 'hate agenda'

Trump rejects charges of racism after accusations of 'hate agenda'

US President Donald Trump pushed back on Sunday against charges that he was racist and promoting a "hate agenda"

Trump says minority congresswomen should 'apologize to America'

Trump says minority congresswomen should 'apologize to America'

US President Donald Trump renewed his attacks Sunday on four Democratic congresswomen he launched xenophobic tweets against last week, demanding they apologize ‘for the horrible (hateful) things they have said.’

Virginia governor 'deeply sorry' for racist yearbook photo

Virginia governor 'deeply sorry' for racist yearbook photo

Ralph Northam, the Democratic governor of the US state of Virginia, is facing calls to resign after he confirmed he appeared in a racist yearbook photo and said he is ‘deeply sorry.’

Filipino banned from China eSports tournament over alleged racism

Filipino banned from China eSports tournament over alleged racism

A professional Philippine eSports player was banned on Tuesday from a million-dollar tournament in China, embroiling the world of competitive gaming in controversy as it faces threats of a boycott.

Ryanair passenger's racist rant prompts British police investigation

Ryanair passenger's racist rant prompts British police investigation

British police are investigating after footage of a man shouting racist abuse at an elderly black woman on a Ryanair flight went viral over the weekend, with the airline facing criticism over how it dealt with the incident.