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Window cleaner who posted racist slur about black England footballers complains HE is getting abuse

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A window cleaner who made a racist slur about black England footballers on social media has claimed that he is facing a wave of abuse and has complained: ‘No one deserves this’. Shaun Drewery, owner of North Ferriby Cleaning Services, made the comment after an associate posted a picture on Facebook of the England Under 17s…

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QLD Police private Facebook group under investigation for racist, sexist and homophobic posts

Queensland Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll (pictured) has ordered an investigation into a Facebook page for Queensland past and present officers called 'Defend the blue'

Facebook group created for serving police officers is investigated over racist and sexist posts by members A private Facebook group for Queensland Police officers is under investigation The group is being investigated for sexist, racist and homophobic posts Posts from the 3500 members have criticised Black Lives Matter movement As well as others supporting Northern…

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‘So performative’: Black student urges more from Surrey schools after racist incidents – BC

Board votes to remove school resource officers from Guelph’s public schools

A Black student at Queen Elizabeth Secondary School in Surrey, B.C., is speaking out after she says numerous racist incidents she endured were not properly addressed. Global News first reached out to the student, who wished to remain anonymous, after allegations of discrimination and bullying within the school were being shared over an Instagram page…

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Enid Blyton’s work is ‘racist, xenophobic and lacking literary merit’, says English Heritage

Enid Blyton (pictured in 1962), whose books have been among the world's best-sellers since the 1920s, has been linked to racism in updated Blue Plaque information produced by charity English Heritage

Prolific children’s writer Enid Blyton’s work has been linked to ‘racism and xenophobia’ by English Heritage after a review of its blue plaques following last summer’s Black Lives Matter protests. The English children’s author has enchanted millions of young readers with tales of adventure, ginger beer and buns. But Ms Blyton, whose books have been…

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Calgary police looking for witnesses of 2 racist incidents in April – Calgary

Board votes to remove school resource officers from Guelph’s public schools

Calgary police want to talk to people who saw two unrelated, potential hate crimes in April: graffiti on a Black Lives Matter logo and an anti-Asian road rage incident, according to a Wednesday news release. Read more: Calgary police investigate hate crime after swastikas, N-word spray-painted on pathway, fences On April 15 at 3 p.m.,…

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Calls for historic NSW far south coast village to be renamed over ‘racist’ links to slavery 

The name of the NSW village of Boydtown could be scrapped due to racist origins to slave labour. Pictured is a woman outside the Seahorse Inn, the village's historic hotel

Historic New South Wales town could be renamed over its ‘racist’ links to slavery Growing calls for small beachside village on NSW far south coast to be renamed Boydtown founded by Benjamin Boyd, regarded as Australia’s first ‘Blackbirder’ He shipped South Sea Islanders to Australia and exploited them as slave labour Property developer which owns 700…

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How Meghan Markle kept silent when her best friend Jessica Mulroney was accused of ‘racist bullying’

Jessica Mulroney (left with Meghan Markle) was accused last year of u00BFracist bullyingu00BF

How Meghan Markle kept silent when her best friend Jessica Mulroney was accused of ‘racist bullying’ despite the Duchess saying after George Floyd’s death that ‘the only wrong thing to say is to say nothing’ Jessica Mulroney, Meghan Markle’s best friend, was embroiled in a racism row The Duchess remained silent despite saying the worst…

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Coon cheese ‘vintage’ PACKAGING goes on sale for $50 after the ‘racist’ name was dumped

The asking price for 'vintage' Coon cheese packaging is $50 online, just over a week after the controversial label changed its name to Cheer following a backlash over racism

Coon cheese ‘vintage’ packaging goes on sale online for $50 after the ‘racist’ name was dumped for offending Aborigines – even though the old brand will be on shelves until JULY Vintage packaging of Coon cheese going on sale for $50 following name switch The popular brand changed it’s name to Cheer after a backlash…

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Black Lives Matter: Council was ‘racist’ for trying to rename Plymouth square

During the summer Plymouth City Council proposed renaming Sir John Hawkins Square after the Plymouth Argyle player Jack Leslie (pictured), who is the club's fourth highest goal scorer

A council has been accused of being ‘racist’ for trying to rename a Plymouth square honouring slave trader and naval commander Sir John Hawkins after the city’s black football legend Jack Leslie. During the summer Plymouth City Council proposed renaming Sir John Hawkins Square after the Plymouth Argyle player who is the club’s fourth highest…

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Teenagers say decision to stop them posting BLM messages is ‘racist’

Teenagers in Urchfront, Wiltshire, pictured, wanted to put a Black Lives Matter poster in their local abandoned post box to highlight the vitally important issue

Angry teenagers accuse village elders of ‘racism’ after they refuse to let them put up BLM message in disused phone box Teenagers in a Wiltshire village wanted to use a phone box as a BLM message Phone boxes were used in the 20th century as a place to house telephones  With the advent of mobile…

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‘Small number of kooks’: Jason Kenney condemns apparent racist rally in Edmonton

Click to play video 'Alberta justice minister ‘disturbed’ by violence at Red Deer anti-racism rally'

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted September 30, 2020 6:48 pm     Updated September 30, 2020 6:49 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is adding his voice to others condemning an apparent white supremacist rally in Edmonton. Police broke up what they…

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ICBC may review cases in wake of former employee’s racist Facebook posts

Click to play video 'Kingston man fired by employer following racist posts on local Facebook group'

WARNING: This story contains offensive language that some readers may find disturbing B.C.’s public insurer says it may review some of its case files, after parting ways with an employee who allegedly posted racist content on Facebook. “As soon as we were made aware of these posts, a multi-stage investigation was initiated, which is now…

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Toppled? Museum curator who tweeted guide about vandalising ‘racist’ statues has left her job

Madeline Odent posted messages to her 5,000 followers in the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement outlining how household items could permanently damage monuments

Toppled? Museum curator who sparked outrage after tweeting a guide about vandalising ‘racist’ statues using household items has left her job Museum curator Madeline Odent posted guide about vandalising ‘racist’ statues Her comments led to calls for her to be sacked from her taxpayer-funded job Royston Town Council has refused to say if Ms Odent…

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Petition calls for MRU professor be fired over controversial, ‘racist’ comments – Calgary

Petition calls for MRU professor be fired over controversial, ‘racist’ comments - Calgary

There are more than 2,200 signatures on a petition calling on a Mount Royal University professor to be fired after controversial comments she made earlier this week. The petition is demanding the school “condemns Widdowson’s hateful actions against the BIPOC community and that she is terminated for her racist remarks.” Associate professor Frances Widdowson calls the…

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Hundreds call for ‘racist’ names of Australian cities linked to ‘pro-slavery’ figures to be changed

Russell Island, in Moreton Bay, Queensland, could soon be renamed due to links with 'pro-slavery' Lord Russell

Townsville, Gladstone and Mackay might soon be renamed because of their dark links to the slave trade amid the Black Lives Matter movement.   Some Queensland towns are named after men who conducted blackbirding missions in the late 19th century. Blackbirding was the coercion or kidnapping of vulnerable people who were brought to Australia to work…

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