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What do terms like systemic racism, microaggression and white fragility mean?

What do terms like systemic racism, microaggression and white fragility mean? Understanding these terms and their meanings is important, sociology and African American experts say,…

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One’s own language is an internationally recognised human right

An Auckland cafe is facing a social media firestorm after a customer snapped a picture of a "racist" sign.https://t.co/ETWgoaVSWF — nzherald (@nzherald) May 27, 2020…

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In the decade from 2009, 66 percent of those shot by the police were Māori or Pasifika

Whaipooti cited statistics which showed that in the decade from 2009, 66 percent of those shot by the police were Māori or Pasifika. “Why would…

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Do not let your fears turn into racism

We’re disappointed to hear reports of racial abuse, as a result of Coronavirus. Anxiety and fear should never be a reason to vilify any group….

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Ignorance and symbols of hate

http://bit.ly/2pLfK0H MacKenzie said other shoppers, many of whom were elderly, were visibly intimidated by the display. The incident can be revealed ahead of a report…

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Auckland Council within rights to cancel Lauren Southern, Stefan Molyneux event

The differences are stark! — Far & Wide (@FarandWidecom) April 19, 2019

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Could Australia accept a gay Asian woman as PM?

Penny Wong: could Australia accept a gay Asian woman as PM? https://t.co/Ghho6zZD9H — Guardian Australia (@GuardianAus) September 28, 2019

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Auckland is revealed as having the fourth largest foreign-born population in the world

http://bit.ly/2kmF0YE Auckland is revealed as having the fourth largest foreign-born population in the world in an international study, ranking a lineup of the world’s most…

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Short term costs are likely to go up, but the long term costs are likely to come down.

http://bit.ly/2SvwcfA The Auckland District Health Board (ADHB) is putting its managers through training modules as part of a plan to eliminate institutional racism. A report…

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We are 99 9 % the same

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-01968-z Research has repeatedly shown that race is not a scientifically valid concept. Across the world, humans share 99.9% of their DNA. The characteristics that…

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