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#race row

# race-row - Friday 1 March, 2019

From 'Is the issue with me being white?': Row breaks out over BBC presenter's social media posts from Africa White Saviour

'Is the issue with me being white?': Row breaks out over BBC presenter's social media posts from Africa

A Labour MP has accused Comic Relief of sending a “distorted image” of Africa.

# race-row - Thursday 19 January, 2017

ESPN criticised over Venus 'gorilla' comment

A commentator made the remark.

# race-row - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Benzema: Deschamps has 'bowed to racists' by not selecting me for Euro 2016

Karim Benzema has slammed France coach Didier Deschamps after he was overlooked for this summer’s tournament.

# race-row - Thursday 12 March, 2015

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Two officers shot near Ferguson police department

The shooting came hours after the town’s police chief resigned in the wake of a damning report.

# race-row - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Donald Sterling's wife wants to keep the LA Clippers

Shelly Sterling has hired a lawyer to help her with the control bid.

# race-row - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Townsend: No offence caused by Hodgson monkey joke

England manager under fire for telling old NASA joke during half-time team-talk against Poland.

# race-row - Monday 8 April, 2013

No evidence that Ferdinands were racially abused, FA bosses say

An investigation found no evidence that Rio and Anton Ferdinand were racially abused during last month’s World Cup qualifier against San Marino.

# race-row - Monday 17 December, 2012

Zenit fan group provoke racism row with 'manifesto'

“We are not racists and for us the lack of black players at Zenit is just an important tradition, underlining the identity of the club.”

# race-row - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Clattenburg controversy: Mata, Torres did not hear comment, says Romeu

“From what I have understood they didn’t hear anything,” Chelsea midfielder Oriel Romeu tells Spanish radio.

# race-row - Saturday 20 October, 2012

John Terry to carry on as Chelsea captain

Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck says Terry has been handed a club record fine but he’ll continue to wear the armband.

# race-row - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Cole fined £90k for FA 'bunch of tw*ts' tweet

That works out at £6,923.08 per character for the ill-advised hashtag. Worth it, Ashley?

Terry accepts FA ban for Ferdinand racial abuse

Chelsea captain John Terry will serve a four-match ban, starting with Saturday’s London derby against Tottenham Hotspur.

# race-row - Friday 5 October, 2012

You stay classy, Ashley: Cole brands FA a 'bunch of tw*ts' following Terry report

Ashley Cole’s evidence in support of John Terry was deemed to be inconsisted by an FA commission investigating racism charges against the Chelsea captain.

# race-row - Friday 28 September, 2012

Mourinho: Terry is '100%' not a racist

“Drogba will say, Geremi will say, Makelele will say, all of them will say that he is not a racist,” says the Real Madrid coach.

# race-row - Thursday 27 September, 2012

John Terry banned for 4 matches, fined £220k for Ferdinand racial abuse

The FA announced Terry’s punishment after an independent commission upheld a misconduct charge against him on Thursday.

# race-row - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Ferdinand denies FA charge after 'choc-ice' comment on Twitter

Following the John Terry trial, the united man responded to a tweet that described the Chelsea defender as a “choc-ice”.

# race-row - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

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Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# race-row - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Do I look bothered? Suarez relaxed about Old Trafford return

Uruguay kick off their Olympic campaign against the United Arab Emirate at the Theatre of Dreams this week.

# race-row - Monday 23 July, 2012

Rousing welcome for John Terry at Yankee Stadium

The friendly against Paris St-Germain was the former England defender’s first outing since his racism trial acquittal last week.

# race-row - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

'It was so hard what happened to me' -- Suarez opens old wounds and blames Manchester United for race row

The Uruguay international believes that the incident was ‘all arranged’ against him.

# race-row - Monday 9 July, 2012

John Terry race row trial set to begin today

The Chelsea skipper is charged with allegedly racially abusing Queens Park Rangers defender Anton Ferdinand last season.

# race-row - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Gazzetta dello Sport sorry for Balotelli ‘King Kong’ cartoon

“Everything, absolutely everything, can be misunderstood,” says Italian paper following complaints.

# race-row - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Armagh back down from Portlaoise 'racism' allegations

The Armagh County Board has agreed that Monday’s strongly-worded statement was not an accurate reflection of the row in O’Moore Park.

# race-row - Monday 20 February, 2012

Fired: ESPN dismiss writer of offensive Jeremy Lin headline

Anthony Federico, the man who wrote a racial slur into a basketball headline, has been fired the American broadcaster.

# race-row - Friday 17 February, 2012

Manchester City prepare complaint over alleged racial abuse

Mario Balotelli told club officials that he was racially abused by supporters during last night’s Europa League win against FC Porto.

# race-row - Monday 13 February, 2012

Drawing a line: No action from FA over Old Trafford fracas

Phil Dowd has reported no further disciplinary measures are necessary despite angry exchanges between Manchester United and Liverpool on Saturday.

# race-row - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Suarez ready for hostility, but not for apology

‘What happens on the pitch, stays on the pitch’ says the returning Liverpool striker.

# race-row - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Still not guilty: Dalglish re-ignites Suarez controversy

Ahead of Liverpool’s trip to Old Trafford this weekend, Kenny Dalglish has refused to draw a line under the race row which has dominated the Reds rivalry with Manchester United this season.

# race-row - Monday 30 January, 2012

Man bailed following police investigation into Evra 'gesture'

A 58-year-old man has been bailed following police inquiries into an alleged racist gesture made towards Manchester United’s Patrice Evra at Anfield on Saturday.

# race-row - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

Clubs call for 'celebration of football' as Terry and Ferdinand prepare to meet

The chairmen of Chelsea and QPR issued a joint statement today ahead of Saturday’s FA Cup fourth round tie between the clubs.

# race-row - Thursday 5 January, 2012

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British MP apologies over ‘white people love playing divide and rule’ tweet

Diane Abbott has apologised after a tweet led to accusations of racism. Her party leader Ed Miliband called her during a TV interview to give her “a severe dressing down”, it is reported.

Race row: Suarez apologises for Evra comment

The Liverpool striker issued a qualified apology last night for his use of the term “negro” towards Patrice Evra.

# race-row - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

'Dangerous' that people don't know the full Suarez story - Dalglish

The Liverpool boss continued to defend the club’s response to the Luis Suarez racism row after last night’s defeat against Manchester City.

# race-row - Friday 23 December, 2011

Taylor: cultural differences are no excuse in Suarez affair

PFA chief Gordon Taylor has cast doubt on the suggestion that ignorance of European culture should exempt Luis Suarez from punishment.

Stan Collymore documents Twitter racism following Suarez ban Collymore

Stan Collymore documents Twitter racism following Suarez ban

The former Liverpool star has compiled a list of racist tweets in a bid to highlight the issue in the wake of the controversy over Luis Suarez’s FA ban.

Liverpool defender Johnson hits back at Irish legend Paul McGrath in Suarez racism row

Irish football legend said he would have thrown the Suarez-emblazoned t-shirt ‘to the floor’ after the guilty verdict.

# race-row - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Terry to face police charges in Anton Ferdinand "race row" John Terry

Terry to face police charges in Anton Ferdinand "race row"

Britain’s Crown Prosecution Service has announced that it will press charges against the England captain.

Massive ban for Liverpool star Suarez in race row verdict

The Uruguay striker is facing eight games on the sidelines after Patrice Evra racism row verdict.

# race-row - Friday 16 December, 2011

No decision on Suarez-Evra race row until next week

The FA confirmed that its three-man panel will require more time before making a decision in the Luis Suarez-Patrice Evra racism case.

# race-row - Thursday 8 December, 2011

From Column: Why I reported Darren Scully for inciting hatred – and why I’m not backing down Opinion

Column: Why I reported Darren Scully for inciting hatred – and why I’m not backing down

Since reporting Darren Scully for his controversial comments last month, Labour TD Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has received a torrent of abuse but he’s not backing down…

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