Racism

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton’s advice for Meghan Markle on dealing with criticism is seriously inspiring

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Lauren Geall
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    Women all over the world are being subjected to shocking police brutality

  • Former First Lady Michelle Obama
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    Michelle Obama says white people are “still running” from non-white and immigrant families

  • US Senator Kamala Harris
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    Kamala Harris: “Is America ready for a woman of colour to be president?”

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Meghan Markle interview
Life

Meghan Markle’s interview has sparked a hashtag for women who aren’t OK

The Duchess has responded to the racism and sexism she faces from the media.

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Hollie Richardson
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Black women being silenced in the workplace in 2019
Life

“My dream job became a nightmare”: women of colour on being silenced in the workplace

In the wake of the Naga Munchetty scandal, women of colour share their own experiences of being punished for speaking out at work.

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Soraya Bouazzaoui
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Life

In defence of Friends

“It might be cool to hate on the classic sitcom – but it was surprisingly progressive for its time.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This reporter was told to not “look too Latina” at a White House dinner, whatever that means

"Think Ivanka Trump, ok?"

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Christobel Hastings
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Sarah Shaffi
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Exclusive: Malorie Blackman talks Meghan, Trump and her new book Crossfire

“Crossfire is responding to politics and how it’s got so dirty,” explains Malorie Blackman.

Caster Semenya has been told she must take suppressants if she wants to compete
Opinion

Caster Semenya faces another obstacle in her fight for the rights of women athletes

Caster Semenya forced to miss world championships as IAAF ruling upheld

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Aiden Wynn
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Naomi Campbell
People

Naomi Campbell’s recent experience of racism at a hotel is “revolting”

The supermodel has shared this shocking story.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

The Squad: “It’s time to stand together and renounce this racist rhetoric, before it’s too late”

“It is not possible to claim to be against prejudice, then remain quiet,” says Chimene Suleyman

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Chimene Suleyman
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Priti Patel
Opinion

“No, Boris Johnson’s new cabinet is not a step forward for representation”

“Priti Patel and Sajid Javid are not examples of what Asian people can achieve. This is not a great moment of representation for Asians.”

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Sarah Shaffi
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People

Ilhan Omar received an emotional homecoming after Donald Trump called for her deportation

"Home sweet home!!"

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Christobel Hastings
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has no time for Donald Trump's racist taunts
People

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has no time for Donald Trump’s racist taunts

"You cannot accept that we don't fear you."

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Christobel Hastings
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Kayleigh Dray
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Ray BLK’s comments about knife crime in London are incredibly powerful

Speaking on the Duvet Days podcast, Ray BLK – real name Rita Ekwere – has underlined the wider repercussions of the UK’s visibility problem.

Life

American Airlines telling a black woman to cover up is just another example of everyday racism

The only bad look here is racial bias and body shaming.

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Christobel Hastings
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US congresswoman Ilhan Omar speaks at the Capitol in Washington
Opinion

“What we can learn from Fox News’ attack on US congresswoman Ilhan Omar”

In Trump’s America, becoming the first Muslim congresswoman was an act of bravery

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Meena Alexander
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People

The original Little Mermaid just called out trolls attacking Halle Bailey

Jodi Benson has responded to the backlash against Bailey’s casting as Ariel

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Pip Cook
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People

Kristin Davis opens up about racism faced by her children in emotionally-charged interview

“I don’t know how every person of colour has gotten through this. I don’t understand how you could take this every day.”

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Pip Cook
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Black female cyclists
Life

Sports has a diversity problem, and this embarrassing Photoshop blunder proves it

A major sports event just massively failed at being more inclusive.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

California’s Crown Act proves natural hair discrimination has no place in 2019

The new legislation explicitly bars discrimination against Black hairstyles.

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Christobel Hastings
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Kayleigh Dray
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Idris Elba has responded to that James Bond casting backlash

Many people have expressed their displeasure over a ‘black Bond’ – and you can believe Idris Elba has noticed.

Priyanka Chopra on Meghan Markle
Life

Priyanka Chopra knows exactly why the press keeps targeting Meghan Markle

“I knew her before, and she's the same chick”

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Hollie Richardson
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