Racism

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  • Dick Van Dyke as Bert, Julie Andrews as Mary Poppins, Karen Dotrice as Jane Banks and Matthew Garber (1956 - 1977) as Michael Banks in the Disney musical 'Mary Poppins', directed by Robert Stevenson, 1964. (Photo by Silver Screen Collection/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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    Does Disney’s Mary Poppins promote racism and white supremacism?

    The film stands accused of “flirting with blackface”.

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    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    White supremacists used Sansa Stark for propaganda and Sophie Turner isn’t having it

    “Please don’t use me to promote racism”

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • People

    How Oprah Winfrey inspired a generation of outspoken women

    "You modelled the renaissance woman; the woman who can be brilliant in a myriad of ways"

    Posted by
    Deborah Coughlin
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    “Meghan Markle vs Kate Middleton: the dark subtext to the tabloid headlines”

    Our culture has long been obsessed with pitting women against one another. It’s boring, and it has to stop.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    This is why Beyoncé’s 2018 Halloween costume was so important

    She paid tribute to one of the greatest athletes of all time – who risks fading from memory

    Posted by
    Moya Lothian-McLean
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  • People

    Why Brazil’s new president is an even more terrifying prospect than Trump

    He’s openly misogynistic, homophobic and racist, and poses a major threat to the environment

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • People

    There was "banter", says Philip Green, as he rejects abuse claims

    The retail tycoon says he is the one being harassed

    Posted by
    Anna Brech
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  • Life

    Philip Green named as UK businessman at heart of major sexual harassment scandal

    He tried to silence the allegations against him by using NDAs and press injunctions

    Posted by
    Moya Lothian-McLean
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  • High jumper Alice Coachman was the first black woman to win a gold medal at the Olympic Games in 1948.
    Visible Women

    The incredible true story of the first black woman to win gold at the Olympics

    Alice Coachman made history at the 1948 Olympic Games – but her hometown’s white mayor still refused to shake her hand.

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    Anna-Marie Crowhurst
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  • Altheia Jones-LeCointe | Black Panther, Mangrove Nine member, inspiration
    Visible Women

    “Remembering Altheia Jones-LeCointe, the UK’s forgotten civil rights activist”

    Writer Danielle Dash on why she will forever be inspired by the radical and courageous Dr Jones-LeCointe.

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    Danielle Dash
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