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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.

Qatar condemns Israel's 'racist' Jewish nation-state law

Qatar condemns Israel's 'racist' Jewish nation-state law

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement that this step is a setback in the path towards coexistence and just peace.

Qatar files complaint against UAE and Saudi Arabia

Qatar files complaint against UAE and Saudi Arabia

Qatar has filed a complaint under a UN anti-racism treaty against two of the countries which have been blockading it for a year.

Trump uses slur to describe immigrants from Haiti, Africa

Trump uses slur to describe immigrants from Haiti, Africa

President Donald Trump reportedly lashed out in a Thursday meeting with lawmakers about immigration reform, demanding to know why the US should accept citizens from what he called "sh*thole" countries.

Citing rising racism, Turkey issues travel warning on Germany

Citing rising racism, Turkey issues travel warning on Germany

Turkey's Foreign Ministry has issued a travel warning for Germany, cautioning citizens to be prudent while in the country, citing rising racism in that country's election campaign, anti-Turkish sentiment and alleged support for terror groups.

Thousands join anti-racism march in Boston

Thousands join anti-racism march in Boston

Thousands of anti-racism demonstrators flooded the streets of Boston Saturday, dwarfing a gathering of white nationalists in the city and triggering scuffles with police ...