AJ Impact

Black economists recall a half-century of struggle

The share of black people represented in economics has trended downward since the mid-1990s.

Black economists recall a half-century of struggle

United States

Iranians detained, asked about political views at US border: CAIR

CBP says claims that its detaining and refusing entry to Iranian Americans due to country of origin are 'false'.

Iranians detained, asked about political views at US border: CAIR

Football

'Shame on you': Balotelli slams Lazio fans for racist abuse

Serie A football match was halted for a few minutes to ask Lazio fans to stop racist abuse.

'Shame on you': Balotelli slams Lazio fans for racist abuse

Racism

Another blackface incident hits Philadelphia's New Year parade

The US city's annual New Year's Day Mummers Parade has seen other racist and socially offensive displays in the past.

Another blackface incident hits Philadelphia's New Year parade

Middle East

Kuwaiti makeup artist slammed for posting blackface photo

Ghadeer Sultan insists she is not racist and refuses to delete blackface photos, saying is showcasing her talent.

Kuwaiti makeup artist slammed for posting blackface photo

Studio B Unscripted

How to foster more critical thinking about corporate power

Black Lives Matter cofounder Patrisse Cullors and British-Iraqi rapper and campaigner Lowkey discuss corporate power.

Opinion

Israel: A model for the far right

White supremacists, anti-Semites, neo-Nazis and religious fundamentalists find inspiration, and support, in Tel Aviv.

Denijal Jegic

by Denijal Jegic

Denijal Jegic

Opinion

Xenophobia threatens to undermine Sudan's revolution

By targeting refugees and migrants, Sudan's new rulers are betraying the popular revolt that brought them to power.

Magdi el-Gizouli

by Magdi el-Gizouli
- Abraham T Zere

Magdi el-Gizouli

Studio B Unscripted

The importance of life's simple pleasures

Philosopher Alain de Botton and social commentator Ayishat Akanbi discuss life's simple pleasures and laughter.

Opinion

Talking racism in the UK

The reactions to recent statements by Stormzy and Gary Neville show just how hard it is to discuss racism in public.

Jeffrey Boakye

by Jeffrey Boakye

Jeffrey Boakye

Studio B Unscripted

Studio B, Unscripted: With Alain de Botton and Ayishat Akanbi

They discuss society's blind spot for emotional intelligence and how to generate more empathic conversations.

United Kingdom

Why are Britain's ethnic minorities fearful after Johnson's win?

As far right backs PM, BAME communities already worried about lack of will to tackle racism fear further discrimination.

Why are Britain's ethnic minorities fearful after Johnson's win?

Racism

'A sick joke': Italy's Serie A monkey artwork condemned as racist

Football league says painting showing three monkeys represents three different races, adding 'true art is provocation'.

'A sick joke': Italy's Serie A monkey artwork condemned as racist

Racism

Curtis Flowers: US man freed months after court ruled racial bias

Judge grants Mississippi man bail after six trials for same crime ended in mistrials or were overturned.

Curtis Flowers: US man freed months after court ruled racial bias

Aboriginal Australians

McDonald's fires Australian franchisee over racist video

Video shows artist Robby Wirramanda confronted and questioned over his Aboriginal identity.

McDonald's fires Australian franchisee over racist video