Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022



Equity in sports has focused on gender, not race. So gaps persist

July 01, 2022 9:56 am

While Black women are certainly beneficiaries of Title IX, which prohibited sex-based discrimination in educational settings, the door it opened for sports participation has disproportionately helped white women. Black female athletes remain generally underrepresented in most programs, particularly in sports like tennis, swimming and soccer.

Baby formula shortage highlights racial disparities

May 27, 2022 1:12 pm

Black women have historically faced obstacles to breastfeeding, including a lack of lactation support in the hospital, more pressure to formula feed and cultural roadblocks.

Khloe Kardashian believes parents should discuss race and inclusion with their kids

July 21, 2021 3:21 pm

The mother-of-one said she has dedicated herself to learning, while also teaching her daughter, who is Black

'Invisible Brown Man': A painfully-real, funny take on Hollywood's problem with tokenism

July 16, 2021 12:32 pm

Peppered with humour, the short -- written by Pritesh Shah and Dennis Fallon -- begins to decry Hollywood's fallacies from the outset. It screened at Yellowstone International Film Festival earlier this month

UK: 11-year-old flagged for extremism after teacher mishears 'giving alms' as 'arms'

June 28, 2021 10:27 pm

The boy’s parents are taking legal action against the school, accusing it of stereotyping based on race and religion.

Chef Jamie Oliver drops the term 'kaffir' from 'lime leaves' after realising its racial undertone

June 22, 2021 3:44 pm

His team is even believed to be in the process of editing his online content, so as to remove the word entirely

Cardi B talks of her 'Afro-Latina' roots to educate people on race and nationality

April 02, 2021 2:35 pm

The singer's natural black hair got enmeshed in controversy recently, and she criticised people on social media for failing to understand race and ethnicity

'I am not who you think I am; you are who you think I am'

December 02, 2019 5:15 pm

Diversity consultant Cindi Bright on how the world must stop segregating people on the basis of skin colour.

Will white Americans be a minority by 2044? Academics say it's not that simple

November 23, 2018 2:25 pm

Race is difficult to count because, unlike income or employment, it is a social category that shifts with changes in culture, immigration and ideas about genetics.

Unsafe on the roads: ‘Car race’ kills pedestrian; 1 dead after van hits motorcycle

March 10, 2016 5:21 am

A race between the drivers of a Thar Jeep and a Toyota Innova resulted in the death of a pedestrian in Sector 9 late Tuesday evening.