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Racial discrimination

52 Black ex-franchisees sue McDonald’s for racial discrimination

The 52 plaintiffs are seeking compensation of USD 4 million to USD 5 million per store, according to the lawsuit

01 Sep 2020 5:54 PM

Black lives don’t matter at Facebook, only on their posters, staffer files discrimination complaint

This isn’t the first criticism a Black employee has levelled at Facebook.

03 Jul 2020 6:22 PM

‘Hey Siri’ tech trick lets people pulled over by cops in US record video on command

“Siri police shortcut” was getting traction on social media after software developer Robert Peterson tweeted a link to its latest version.

19 Jun 2020 10:06 PM

Youtube accused of racial discrimination, sued by black video artists

The suit says the company uses racial, identity and viewpoint profiling and filtering tools to restrict, censor, and denigrate blacks.

19 Jun 2020 8:16 PM

Protesters worldwide internalise US’s Black Lives Matter movement

The global protests reflect rising anger over similar mistreatment by police towards ethnic minorities in different countries

07 Jun 2020 3:51 PM


Protests over George Floyd's death expose raw race relations in many countries

Anti-police-brutality activists gathered in various European and African cities in support of the protests in US

03 Jun 2020 10:00 AM

Racism can increase inflammation in African-Americans

Racial discrimination raises risks of disease among African Americans: Study.

03 Jun 2019 8:00 PM

Go back to your country, Paki: Canadian woman’s racial slur at Indian

Towards the end of the video, she can be seen driving off, but not before she spits on his car and calls him a 'loser.'

22 Aug 2018 4:27 PM

British Airways offloads Indian family as their 3-yr-old son was crying

The Indian passenger has written to Suresh Prabhu, Sushma Swaraj alleging 'humiliation and racial discrimination' by British Airways.

09 Aug 2018 1:21 PM

Harvard University accused of racially discriminating Asian-American students

An admission data analysis of more than 160,000 applicants from 2000 to 2015 showed Asians were given lower scores on 'personality' traits

17 Jun 2018 4:46 PM


Harvard, Asian American group spar over facts in ongoing bias case

Harvard and the group Students for Fair Admissions filed dulling reports from outside economists, each reaching different conclusions.

16 Jun 2018 6:27 PM

Starbucks CEO apologises for arresting 2 black men for waiting inside store

The men were accused of trespassing but have said they were waiting for a friend before ordering.

15 Apr 2018 1:31 PM

3 women sue Uber over unequal pay, claim the company practices sexual, racial discrimination

Uber spokesman Matthew Wing declined to comment.

26 Oct 2017 5:42 PM

Khasi woman evicted from Delhi Golf club for 'resembling maid'; club issues apology

Club authorities issued a formal apology letter calling the incident unfortunate and indicating that disciplinary action was being taken.

27 Jun 2017 2:50 PM

Rising above their fears

The North East community is hard at work and they speak up on their fears and their resolve to move forward.

15 Mar 2017 2:51 AM