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AC Milan players refuse to play after racist abuse from fans 03/01/2013

Milan players walk off the pitch after Kevin-Prince Boateng is racially abused by a section of supporters. The incident happened during a friendly between th...
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War dance flash mob brings Federation Square to standstill

War dance flash mob brings Federation Square to standstill | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Melbourne's Federation Square is brought to a standstill as more than 200 people perform a war dance in support of Adam Goodes.
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Eight things racists say to try and convince people they're not being racist

Eight things racists say to try and convince people they're not being racist | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Don't fall for it, will you?
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Australia, please join me in the kitchen. It's time for an intervention | First Dog on the Moon

Australia, please join me in the kitchen. It's time for an intervention | First Dog on the Moon | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Sit down Australia, we need to have a chat. We care about you so much, but we’re worried someone is going to get hurt
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There's A Really Simple Way To Stop The Racist Booing Of Adam Goodes | newmatilda.com

There's A Really Simple Way To Stop The Racist Booing Of Adam Goodes | newmatilda.com | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
We can debate the booing of Adam Goodes till the cows come home, but it doesn’t really get us anywhere.
So in the interests of moving forward, how about we negotiate a deal.
Racists, you can boo Adam Goodes all you want, and pretend it’s not racist.
The rest of the nation: We'll continue to call it what it is. Racist.
And in the meantime, maybe the AFL can pull its finger out and actually do something practical to address the problem.
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Actor Jesse Williams Breaks Down Sandra Bland and Racist Hypocrisy in 24 Tweets

Actor Jesse Williams Breaks Down Sandra Bland and Racist Hypocrisy in 24 Tweets | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
The actor and activist is no stranger to weighing in on racism, but these 24 tweets might be some of his best statements yet. 
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Life for British Muslims since 7/7 – abuse, suspicion and constant apologies | Mehdi Hasan

Life for British Muslims since 7/7 – abuse, suspicion and constant apologies | Mehdi Hasan | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
The London bombings shocked us all. But in the decade since, our community has been unfairly demonised
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New Essay Series Examines What It Means To Be Black In America

New Essay Series Examines What It Means To Be Black In America | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Series features essays from Talib Kweli, Jamilah Lemieux, Haki Madhubuti and more on what it means to be black in America today.
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MYTHS AND FACTS

MYTHS AND FACTS | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
To end the indefinite and often remote detention of children in immigration detention centres
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Indian People React to American Pop Culture Stereotypes and Prove How Wrong They Are

Indian People React to American Pop Culture Stereotypes and Prove How Wrong They Are | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Big Bang Theory, The Simpsons, and more - media representation matters, and you might be surprised how many of these stereotypes you've bought into.
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Nonviolence as Compliance in Baltimore

Nonviolence as Compliance in Baltimore | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
When nonviolence begins halfway through the war with the aggressor calling time out, it exposes itself as a ruse.
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Black Soccer Player Targeted With Thousands Of Racist Social Media Posts

Black Soccer Player Targeted With Thousands Of Racist Social Media Posts | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
A new report finds rampant racist, homophobic, and sexist social media abuse aimed at soccer players and clubs in England.
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Conservative columnist Katie Hopkins reported to police over asylum seeker views

Conservative columnist Katie Hopkins reported to police over asylum seeker views | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Controversial British columnist Katie Hopkins has been reported to police for allegedly inciting racial hatred in an article applauding Australia for threatening asylum seekers "with violence until they bugger off".
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What's the best way to intervene during a racist rant?

What's the best way to intervene during a racist rant? | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
"The contents of Stacey Eden's video and the way it's been received have much to tell us about the depressing state of how we address racism in this country," writes Ruby Hamad.
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If black lives matter in Australia, it's time we owned up to our history | Jeff Sparrow

If black lives matter in Australia, it's time we owned up to our history | Jeff Sparrow | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Australia’s frontier had cruelty to rival the US south. That’s why a racialised insult against Adam Goodes has more power than a comment on Andrew Bolt’s blog
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Brilliant Fan Artists Depict Nearly All-White Harry Potter Cast as People of Color

Brilliant Fan Artists Depict Nearly All-White Harry Potter Cast as People of Color | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Nearly all of Hollywood's teenage heroes are white. These artists dreamed of something different.
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Adam Goodes' booing ordeal is a test of who we are

Adam Goodes' booing ordeal is a test of who we are | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Suddenly, perversely, Australian Rules Football is no longer a showcase for reconciliation. How did it come to this?
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Letter to My Son

Letter to My Son | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
“Here is what I would like for you to know: In America, it is traditional to destroy the black body—it is heritage.”
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Famous films re-edited to highlight Hollywood's race problem

Famous films re-edited to highlight Hollywood's race problem | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Dylan Marron’s video series showcases Hollywood’s well-documented diversity problem by reducing films to every single word spoken by a person of colour
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Looking 'White' In the Face

Looking 'White' In the Face | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
“White” is a cultural signifier that is closely linked to rationalism and colonialism — and white philosophers cannot ignore it.
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Cornel West on matters of race

Cornel West on matters of race | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it

Dr Cornel West is a United States philosopher, academic, activist, author and public intellectual. Or, as he puts it, a blues man in the life of the mind, a jazz man in the world of ideas. A civil rights activist, Dr West was recently arrested at the Ferguson, Missouri, protests over the police shooting of an unarmed black man -- one of several of late in the US. He's now setting out on a lecture tour of Australia and he's told Ron Sutton about it. 

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It doesn't take much to find Australia's racial divide on Facebook

It doesn't take much to find Australia's racial divide on Facebook | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
When the ABC posts stories about Indigenous justice on Facebook, the flood gates open. It would appear these racially charged and hostile opinions are not marginal in Australia.
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The Rohingya plight challenges the popular view of terrorism

The Rohingya plight challenges the popular view of terrorism | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Violence against Muslims rarely makes headlines in the West unless it is committed by other Muslims.
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Don’t ask, don’t tell: the homophobia in Australian schools

Don’t ask, don’t tell: the homophobia in Australian schools | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
In particular, the primary and secondary education sectors are a minefield of homophobic and transphobic law, institutional practice and everyday discrimination. In this, LGBTQI people are the collateral damage of the neoliberal push towards privatisation.
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Europe's Migrant 'Genocide'?, World Have Your Say - BBC World Service

Europe's Migrant 'Genocide'?, World Have Your Say - BBC World Service | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Is Europe ignoring 'genocide' as Malta PM says? And reaction to the Zulu King's speech.
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On immigration, the language of genocide has entered the mainstream | Suzanne Moore

On immigration, the language of genocide has entered the mainstream | Suzanne Moore | anti-racism framework | Scoop.it
Desperate people die at sea and are talked of as insects, not human at all. This is the natural conclusion of the toxic attitudes on proud display in British politics
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