Football: Sulley Muntari racism protest ban lifted

Red card is annulled by Italian Football Federation's appeal court following outcry.

Italy: Sulley Muntari racism protest ban lifted


African victims of racism in India share their stories

'The law of mobs is always there,' says one student, describing racist attacks on Africans in Greater Noida.

African victims of racism in India share their stories


Paris crowds mark racist killing of young Arab

Days before key election, Macron and Melenchon attend gathering for French-Moroccan killed by skinheads in 1995.

Paris crowds gather to mark killing of Brahim Bouarram


Romania coach sorry for racism towards Serena Williams

Former tennis great Ilie Nastase was being investigated after racist comments about Serena Williams' unborn child.

Nastase sorry for racist remark about Serena Williams

United States

Why are so many Native Americans killed by the police?

We explore systemic violence in Arizona where the highest number of Native Americans were killed by police in 2016.

Police violence against Native Americans in Arizona

Human Rights

Ex-inmates hail plan to close 'Torture Island' prison

We explore the dark history of the New York prison and ask if it is a symbol of racially biased mass incarceration.

Ex-inmates hail plan to close Rikers Island prison

Reporter's Notebook

Black jockeys shake up S Africa equestrian sport

Shepherd Zira and Cyril Thabede have broken racial barriers in the once exclusive field of performance riding.

The black jockeys shaking up South Africa's horse riding scene


We need a march for science, but this is not the one

Marching for science or scientists marching?

Dorothy Charles

by Dorothy Charles

Dorothy Charles


Australia announces tougher new exams for citizenship

Foreigners will now have to undergo an 'Australian values' test and take a stricter exam for English competency.


'Fearless' anti-racism campaigner Darcus Howe dies

Civil rights activist who campaigned for more than 50 years has died at the age of 74.

Anti-racism campaigner Darcus Howe dies aged 74


Abstracting the savaged body of Emmett Till

Dana Schutz's painting Open Casket raises many questions about depiction of racial violence in contemporary US society.

M Neelika Jayawardane

by M Neelika Jayawardane

M Neelika Jayawardane

Xenophobia Attacks

Teenage asylum seeker brutally attacked in London

Seventeen-year-old refugee suffered 'repeated blows to the head' in an attack police are treating as a hate crime.

UK: Teenage asylum seeker brutally attacked in London


Five men arrested in India over attacks on Africans

Africans were attacked with sticks and metal chairs in Greater Noida after teen's drug death was blamed on Nigerian man.

US & Canada

US veteran charged with terrorism for killing black man

Police say James Jackson 'prowled the streets of New York for three days in search of a black person to assassinate'.

US veteran charged with terrorism for killing black man

United States

White supremacist charged with killing black New Yorker

Baltimore resident with 'intent to kill as many black men as he could' plunged sword into 66-year-old Timothy Caughman.