The German FA (DFB) have confirmed they are investigating Union Berlin defender Florian Huebner over an allegation of racism made following Friday’s Bundesliga match at home to Bayer Leverkusen.
The last time the US Capitol was overrun was in 1814, when British troops took the building. At the time, slavery was still legal and the discrepancy in the treatment of Black and white people was official US government policy.
The Uruguayan Football Players’ Association (AFU) launched a scathing attack on the English Football Association (FA) on Monday for banning Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani over a social media post the governing body ruled was in breach of anti-racism rules.
South African players raised their fists Saturday in an anti-racism gesture at the start of their two-Test series against Sri Lanka at SuperSport Park in Centurion, in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Paris Saint-Germain and Istanbul Basaksehir played their Champions League match to a conclusion on Wednesday, 24 hours after it had been suspended, with Neymar scoring a hat-trick before saying both teams had felt compelled to make a stand against racism in what was an unprecedented protest over an alleged comment by an official.
Fans of English Championship club Millwall booed as players took a knee in support of the fight against racial injustice on Saturday.
A Nike advert highlighting racism and bullying in Japan has caused a stir on social media, with some users even calling for a boycott of the company.
Two former umpires have accused the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) of institutional racism and called for an independent investigation by the UK Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC).
Several players took a knee and the national body recommitted to fighting racism.
Naomi Osaka’s victory in the US Open was hailed Sunday by media and officials in Japan who broadly welcomed her campaigning for victims of racial injustice and against police brutality.
Democratic vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris said Sunday that President Donald Trump is living in a “different reality” when he denies there is systemic racism in America.
A man was shot dead in the US city of Portland, police said Sunday, the latest violence to upend anti-racism protests.
Australian Rules football chiefs have apologised to former St Kilda player Robert Muir for the “disgraceful racism and disrespect” he suffered during his career in the 1970s and 1980s, which left him a broken man.
The catalyst for BLM to go global was through the killing of George Floyd, epitomising police brutality and highlighting racial discrimination in the United States.
Racist nationalism has taken hold in many countries across Europe in the form of nationalist parties and governments and there are no longer guarantees for the state of our democracy.
Lewis Hamilton intends to write to Formula One’s bosses in a bid to create a more co-ordinated anti-racism stance and improve the sport’s pre-race ‘taking a knee’ ceremony.
The NFL’s Washington Redskins will announce Monday they are changing their name, US media reported, following pressure from sponsors over a moniker widely criticized as a racist slur against Native Americans.
British sprinter Bianca Williams said on Monday she was considering legal action against the police after accusing officers of racially profiling her and her partner in a stop-and-search operation in London.
Lewis Hamilton insisted on Sunday his fight against racism is “about equality and not politics or promotion” after six drivers refused to join the Formula One world champion in taking a knee before the season-opening Austrian Grand Prix.
Let me be clear: White people taking a knee or raising their fists in solidarity with black people and people of colour is commendable.
Memorials honoring George Preston Marshall, the last NFL team owner to resist signing black players, and Calvin Griffith, a baseball club owner who made racist remarks, were removed from US stadiums Friday.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was setting up a commission to look at “all aspects of inequality” following race protests across Britain.
Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield said Saturday he plans to kneel during US national anthems before NFL games to protest racism, social injustice and police brutality.
The police chief in the US city of Atlanta resigned after an officer fatally shot a black man during an arrest, the mayor said Saturday, with the new killing injecting fresh anger into protests against racism and police brutality.
President Donald Trump on Saturday addressed the new graduating class of the West Point military academy, praising the “righteous glory of the American warrior” but largely side-stepping recent controversies over racial unrest and the military’s role in putting it down.
I can assure you that the pain of understanding yourself through the gaze of whites is double-edged.
Thousands marched in cities around the world for a second week of rallies Saturday to support the US Black Lives Matter movement, but also to highlight racism and police brutality in their own countries.
London, United Kingdom West Indies cricket captain Jason Holder has said his side will consider whether to take the knee during next month’s Test series against England in support of the Black Lives Matter campaign.
Black Lives Matter protesters should be punished for ignoring coronavirus lockdown rules Australia’s prime minister said Thursday, sparking anger by also claiming slavery never existed in the country.
New York City just can’t catch a break. After three months of Coronavirus quarantine, during which normal life was out of the question, last week a curfew was imposed on the city.