THE army apologised yesterday for tweeting a picture of a soldier in the jungle that Twitter users claimed was “racist” — before it was swiftly deleted.
The post showed a soldier wearing dark camouflage paint that critics said looked like an attempt at...
Thursday 20th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
The debate must be reframed, not ceding ground to the right or letting real concerns go unnoticed, argues JOHN GREEN
Tuesday 18th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
PALESTINIAN rights groups warned yesterday that the “muddled” report by MPs into anti-semitism risked conflating anti-Jewish racism with “legitimate calls to end the abuses carried out by Israel.”
Israeli politicians and diplomats routinely accuse critics of...
Monday 17th Oct 2016
JEREMY CORBYN is right to be proud that “Labour is the only party that has specific protections in place to ensure a zero-tolerance approach to anti-semitism.”
It’s a shame that MPs more interested in taking pot-shots at the most principled anti-racist ever to head a...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
A JUDGE from New Zealand who had been heading a British inquiry into child sex abuse rejected claims yesterday that she used racist rhetoric in her job as the highest-paid civil servant.
Dame Lowell Goddard has been accused of saying that Britain has so many paedophiles because of the...
Saturday 15th Oct 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
SHARON DUGGAL tells Farhana Shaikh what impelled her to write her first novel, set during the 1981 Handsworth riots
posted by Morning Star in Arts
RACIAL and religious hate crime soared by 41 per cent in the immediate aftermath of the EU referendum, official figures showed yesterday.
The figures come as a newly published Home Office report showed that the overall number of hate crimes logged by forces in England and Wales in...
Friday 14th Oct 2016
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain
Ben Cowles discusses the Stop Funding Hate social media campaign with its founder RICHARD WILSON
AN INITIATIVE to combat racial discrimination in the NHS is being launched by the Unite union today.
The Race Ahead in Health “toolkit” aims to tackle the denial of promotion to black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) workers, racial harassment and bullying, along with...
Wednesday 12th Oct 2016
Abbott says they’re contradicting each other
Monday 10th Oct 2016