Xenophobia

Protesters denounce gentrification in Lisbon as housing prices soar

Lisbon's tourism boom has made headlines abroad, but has also been criticised by locals who say they are being pushed out of their city<p>By Catarina …

Housing

Donald Trump Is Finally Behind Bars… on Hollywood Boulevard

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Donald Trump

RAG HEAD Returns to the Stage in LA

After premiering in Los Angeles this past spring to a sold out run, Rag Head returns to the stage. The show explores Sikhs and xenophobia in a post …

Los Angeles

Select Committee makes 22 recommendations to deal with fake news threat to Singapore

SINGAPORE: The Select Committee tasked to look into the problem of combating deliberate online falsehoods has made 22 recommendations to deal with …

Fake News

Pope warns against upsurge in racism and intolerance

<b>By Linda Bordoni</b><p><b>Pope Francis</b> warned that attitudes that many thought were a thing of the past – such as racism – are on the rise again and can lead …

Pope Francis

Hungary summons Spanish ambassador over xenophobia charge

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's foreign ministry has summoned the Spanish ambassador over comments made by the Spanish foreign minister that …

European Parliament

Christians have moral mandate to fight racism, populism, say speakers

ROME — Christians have the teachings and the responsibility to address growing fear of and discrimination against immigrants and refugees, said …

Human Rights

German Spymaster Ousted Over Anti-Migrant Violence

The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency has been transferred from his job just weeks after he made remarks that appeared to downplay …

Angela Merkel

Conservative Writer Slams Trump as a 'Small Man' — and Says His Botched Presidency Makes the US Look 'Weak'

President Donald Trump's White House has been hit with a torrent of bad news in recent weeks and months, circumstances that, according to …

Liberal View

State Department defends itself against 'racism' allegations

WASHINGTON (AFP) -<p>The US State Department is on the defensive after Democratic lawmakers said the agency was remaining silent over xenophobia and racism, and an ex-diplomat said white males were the overwhelming majority in senior official recruits.<p>Detractors at the department say Republican Donald …

U.S. Dept. of State

U.S. Cuts Refugee Numbers To Lowest Level In Decades, Drawing Jewish Criticism

(JTA) — The United States will cut the number of refugees that it will accept for 2019, to the lowest level set since the Refugee Act became law in …

Jewish Culture

German court releases Iraqi suspect in Chemnitz stabbing

BERLIN (Reuters) - A German court on Tuesday released an Iraqi asylum seeker detained last month over the fatal stabbing of a Cuban-German man that set off violent protests by far-right radicals, his lawyer and a prosecutor said.<p>A Syrian man who was also detained over the stabbing of the man …

World News

Are we hardwired to be xenophobic? You are less likely to trust someone who speaks with an accent because humans automatically perceive them as 'other', scientists say

You are always less likely to trust someone who speaks with an accent because you perceive them as 'other', researchers have found.<p>Making …

Health (UK)

Capital Connection EP17: Focus on African migrants in diaspora and Xenophobia

Copyright Africa Business News Pty. Ltd. © 2018. All Rights Reserved<p>This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with …

Diaspora

Religion and racism still go hand-in-hand in the GOP

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Ross Douthat uses a new study from the Voter Study Group to defend religious …

Research

Nonfiction Book Review: Immigrant Experiences: Why Immigrants Come to the United States and What They Find When They Get Here by Walter A. Ewing. Rowman Littlefield, $35 (170p) ISBN 978-1-5381-0050-9

Immigrant Experiences: Why Immigrants Come to the United States and What They Find When They Get Here<p>Walter A. Ewing. Rowman & Littlefield, $35 …

Book Reviews

Atlanta Brewery Angers Locals by Hosting Event for MAGA Gubernatorial Candidate

An Atlanta brewery is seemingly feeling some pangs of regret after angering fans by hosting an event for a controversial political candidate. Last week, Monday Night Brewing played host to the Georgia chapter of the National Federation of Independent Business as it officially endorsed Brian Kemp …

Kirstjen Nielsen

Police arrest far-right 'vigilantes' in Chemnitz

The suspects targeted foreigners at a park, injuring a 26-year-old Iranian man. The coordinated action followed another far-right demonstration in …

Germany

Supergirl’s Dreamer actress says being TV’s first trans superhero is “game-changer”

<i>Supergirl</i> is going to make history in season 4 by introducing TV's first trans superhero Dreamer, and the historic nature of that decision isn't lost …

Television (UK)

Nyanga ‘chop shop’ operates next to primary school

Cape Town - A “chop shop”, a place where stolen vehicles are dismantled, in Nyanga, the country’s murder capital, is one of the places from where …

Cape Town

Supergirl Casts The Walking Dead Alum in Season 4 Role

The upcoming fourth season of <i>Supergirl</i> looks to pit National City’s Girl of Steel against the xenophobic Agent Liberty (Sam Witwer) and the DCTV …

The Walking Dead

Bloomberg's Comparison of Climate Leaders to Xenophobic Build-the-Wall Trumpsters Denounced as 'Offensive' and 'Absurd'

Anti-fossil fuel activists made clear that former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's claims of climate leadership while advocating for gas and oil …

Liberal View

Barnes Dismisses Obama-Trump Voters at Progressive Gathering

Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor Mandela Barnes said on Wednesday he has no use for crossover voters who voted for Trump.<p>“It’s not just …

Conservative View

Children with Disabilities Face Barriers to Education in Nepal: Daily Brief

Plus: Election countdown begins in Thailand; consumer rights under threat in the US; International Criminal Court countries show support after …

Disability

Hitler salute wolves fight far-right in Chemnitz

The bronze statues of wolves performing the Nazi greeting have been displayed all around Germany. Now they've been installed in the eastern city of …

Chemnitz

Wayward narwhal adopted by a pod of belugas (video)

<b>Far from home, a stray narwhal has been taken in by a bevy of belugas in the St. Lawrence River.</b><p>For the past three years, a narwhal has been spotted …

Sustainability

Sierra Dawn Measelle: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

The video is brief, just 30 seconds, but in it, a woman named Sierra Dawn Measelle goes on a racist and xenophobic rant at a young Asian woman who …

Sierra

For 13 Drag Queens, Performance Is Their Outlet & Refuge

In a Bushwick warehouse on Saturday evening, three drag queens danced onstage to the song <i>This Is Me</i> from the movie <i>The Greatest Showman.</i> Hundreds of …

Drag Queens

Blinded by Xenophobia

Talking to refugees from Syria, Iraq, Congo, and other troubled countries in the Greek island of Chios almost two years ago brought me close to tears …

Human Rights

'We are not selling expired products' - Somali business - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

Somali nationals operating spaza shops across Gauteng are adamant that they are not selling fake or expired products at any of their stores.<p>This was …

News (South Africa)