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Holland’s Sinterklass reeks of racism

Holland’s Sinterklass reeks of racism. For many years, the people of the Netherlands have celebrated the festival of Sinterklass (Santa Claus) with black characters which …

Britain: Divided by race, united in war

They came – they saw – and together they conquered. Twice within the last hundred years in the two world wars, whose centenary and 75th …

Jailing American minorities

Below are the ugly statistics showing the racial disparities in incarceration in the USA, which disproportionately affects African-Americans.

Still not easy being an African-American

African-Americans constitute 13% of the US population but 40% of its prison inmates. Experts attribute this alarming situation to racial discrimination perpetrated by America’s criminal …

Still saving the Africa Centre

In May 2011 Kaye Whiteman wrote an article in these pages called “Saving the Africa Centre”. The title was taken from a campaign being waged at …