Race Relations / Ethnic Issues

U.S. court orders Trump administration to fully reinstate DACA program

U.S. court orders Trump administration to fully reinstate DACA program

Published 04/08/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Friday ruled that the Trump administration must fully restore a program that protects from deportation some young [more…]

Not suicidal, but one in four U.S. girls may want to harm themselves

Not suicidal, but one in four U.S. girls may want to harm themselves

Published 03/08/2018

(Reuters Health) - In any given year, roughly one in four girls in U.S. high schools and one in 10 boys try to harm themselves [more…]

Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over border wall

Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over border wall

Published 30/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would allow the federal government to shut down if Democrats do not fund his [more…]

Indigenous breakthrough a matter of time, says Goolagong-Cawley

Indigenous breakthrough a matter of time, says Goolagong-Cawley

Published 30/07/2018

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Nearly half a century after Evonne Goolagong-Cawley became the first Aboriginal Australian to win a grand slam title at the 1971 French [more…]

The Beat Goes On: Life Lessons with music producer Andre Harrell

The Beat Goes On: Life Lessons with music producer Andre Harrell

Published 29/07/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - In any history of hip-hop, one name keeps popping up over and over again: Andre Harrell. From working alongside Def Jam [more…]

Facebook suspends U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

Facebook suspends U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

Published 27/07/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has been suspended from Facebook for bullying and hate speech and is close to having pages tied to [more…]

Kristen Stewart to star in new, female-directed ‘Charlie’s Angels’

Kristen Stewart to star in new, female-directed ‘Charlie’s Angels’

Published 27/07/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - “Charlie’s Angels” are returning to the big screen next year for a third outing, this time with a female director and [more…]

TV’s Roseanne says tweet ‘cost me everything’ but wasn’t racist

TV’s Roseanne says tweet ‘cost me everything’ but wasn’t racist

Published 27/07/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Comedian Roseanne Barr apologized on Thursday for her controversial Twitter comment that caused the cancellation of her U.S. comedy show “Roseanne,” [more…]

Ozil departure puts focus on German relations with Turkish community

Ozil departure puts focus on German relations with Turkish community

Published 23/07/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - German soccer player Mesut Ozil’s decision to quit the national team due to “racism and disrespect” he faced over his Turkish roots [more…]

Most Turks well integrated in Germany, government says after Ozil’s…

Most Turks well integrated in Germany, government says after Ozil’s…

Published 23/07/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The majority of the roughly 3 million people with Turkish roots who live in Germany are well integrated, a spokeswoman for Chancellor [more…]