Featured stories about Ethnicity & Race
- Persistent Stereotypes, Latent Prejudices: Black Characters in Brazilian Comics 20 November 2013
- China, Stop Calling Uyghur Muslims Terrorists 18 November 2013
- Bangladesh’s Hijras Win Official Recognition as Separate Gender 13 November 2013
- 200,000 Dominicans of Haitian Descent are Stripped of Citizenship 12 November 2013
Latest stories about Ethnicity & Race
7 December 2013
A November 23, 2013 shooting that took place in a Moscow Metro train has spawned a new meme for Russia's radical nationalist and anti-migrant movement.
6 December 2013
The announcement of Nelson Mandela's death has dealt a hard blow. Regional bloggers share their thoughts about the passing of one of the world's most enduring icons of peaceful resistance.
2 December 2013
"I imagine that a truly healthy society must recognize and engage in dialogue with the voices that arise from within its borders. "
25 November 2013
Following a deadly sectarian clash in Rawalpindi city, manipulated photos of the event quickly spread on social media, inspiring false 'revenge' attacks in different parts of Pakistan, according to authorities.
22 November 2013
While the children of Belgium, The Netherlands and other European countries prepare for the arrival of Saint Nicholas on December 6, the shadow of racism hangs over this tradition.
18 November 2013
Ethnic nationalism now seems to be enjoying a renaissance in Russia. The nationalist theme is especially pronounced in RuNet commentary, and Anglophone Russia bloggers have noticed this trend, too.
15 November 2013
Poland's National Independence Day, traditionally celebrated on November 11, ended in violence this year during a march organized by a nationalist movement. Police detained around a dozen individuals.
14 November 2013
A Brazilian TV comedian has once again made offensive jokes about black people and women. How much space is there for social discrimination in Brazil's television lineup?
11 November 2013
Russia's Investigative Committee is targeting a Chechen lawyer for bribery in a murder case, Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov to the rescue.
8 November 2013
We talk to activists and experts about the movement for immigration reform which could affect an estimated 11 million undocumented people living in the United States.