Hate Speech

'This Is Not Trump's America' Passenger Yells As 'Racist' Man Is Kicked Off Flight

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK

A “racist” man was escorted off a flight in front of a cheering crowd as one passenger yelled at him “this is not Trump’s America”. The conf...

5 Lessons For Britain From Amnesty's Worrying Human Rights Report

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK

The “toxic rhetoric” and divisive policies being adopted by politicians are reminiscent of the 1930s, Amnesty International has warned in its annu...

Women Labour MPs Press Corbyn Over Momentum 'Abuse'

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has refused to distance himself from the left-wing Momentum campaign group despite claims from Labour women MPs that they are being targ...

6 Things You Wish You Didn't Know About Milo Yiannopoulos

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK

Far-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos has created a career out of being offensive and was so successful at being spiteful that up until Monday he wa...

Diane Abbott Reveals True Extent Of Racial And Misogynistic Abuse As She Calls For Inquiry

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 19.02.2017 | UK Politics

Warning: This article contains strong language .@HackneyAbbott says the level of abuse she is receiving on an "almost daily" basis has forced her to ...

11 Reasons Donald Trump's Press Conference Today Was His Most Extraordinary Ever

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK

We’re calling it: Donald Trump gave the most insane press conference of his presidency, possibly in political history, on February 16, 2017. The pre...

7 WTF Moments From Donald Trump's News Conference With Israel's PM

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK

Donald Trump seemed to make it up as he went along when he met the prime minister of Israel, berating fake news, dissing Hillary Clinton and apparentl...

Labour Stoke Contender Barred After Tweets Criticising Corbyn

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Politics

A Labour councillor was barred from the party’s candidacy for the Stoke-On-Trent Central by-election because of tweets criticising Jeremy Corbyn’s...

Students At Top Journalism Uni Vote To Overturn Campus Ban On Daily Mail, Sun And Express

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A ban on tabloid newspapers at City University of London - home to one of the UK’s top journalism schools - has been overturned in a student vote. ...

Casual Racism Is Not "Bants"

Roanna Carleton-Taylor | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK
Roanna Carleton-Taylor

As individuals our voices are small but as a collective our communities have very powerful voices. Every comment, every opinion, every belief expressed goes toward weaving the tapestry that will become the community and ultimately the world we live in.

Snowflakes Unite!

Holly Matthews | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK
Holly Matthews

I am well aware I am going to be called a lefty, liberal snowflake and be sent tweets about how Isis will bomb my family (and yes, I have had that tweeted to me before!) but it starts with us connecting as human beings and doing what's right.

A Staggering Number Of UK Universities Are Censoring The Free Speech Of Students

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A staggering 94% of UK universities censor their students, a study into free speech on campus has claimed. In its third annual report, online magazin...

Ukip Official Apologises For 'If You Want A Jihadi For A Neighbour, Vote Labour" Retweet

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Politics

A leading Ukip official has apologised after retweeting a cartoon which claimed a vote for Labour would lead to “a jihadi for a neighbour”. John B...

Sunday Show Round-Up: John Bercow Row, David Davis' 'Sexism' And Labour Leadership Plans

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 12.02.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Last week it was Housing Minister Gavin Barwell, this week it’s Leader of the Commons David Lidington who danced across the Sun...

David Davis Branded A 'Vile, Sexist Man' Over Diane Abbott Text Exchange

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 12.02.2017 | UK

Jess Phillips has branded Brexit secretary David Davis a “vile, sexist man” following revelations he sent disparaging text messages about Diane Ab...

Tommy Robinson Talk On Free Speech Cancelled As Hundreds Of Students Plan Protest

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A talk by controversial English Defence League founder Tommy Robinson about free speech at UK universities has been cancelled after hundreds of studen...

Students Called On To Walk Out Of University To Protest Trump's 'Racist Agenda'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

The NUS is calling on thousands of students to walk out of university to protest the British government’s “complicity” with Donald Trump’s “...

John Bercow Defends Speech Banning Donald Trump From Parliament

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Politics

John Bercow has defended his decision to ban Donald Trump from speaking in parliament after he received a barrage of criticism from Tory MPs. In an un...

Man Tore Niqab Off Muslim Woman And Screamed ‘You’re In Our Country Now’

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK

A 55-year-old man has admitted pulling a niqab off a woman in a shopping centre and yelling “you are in our country now, you stupid f****** Muslim...

Horrific Neo-Nazi Graffiti Prompts Remarkable Display Of Public Unity

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK

With headlines about Muslim bans, fake massacres and general impending doom dominating lately, an uplifting tale from the New York subway has set soci...

Man Arrested After Racist Abuse And Threats Shouted At Passenger On Bus

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 05.02.2017 | UK

A man has been arrested after racist abuse was hurled at a passenger sitting on a bus in Salford on Friday. Police arrested a 29-year-old man followin...

Theresa May Urged To End Her 'Collusion' With Trump At London March

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 04.02.2017 | UK

Thousands of protesters have called on Prime Minister Theresa May to end her “collusion” with Donald Trump and to retract her state visit invitati...

Trump Accused Of 'Hypocritical' Attitude Towards Terrorism With Latest Tweet

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 03.02.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has been criticised for using a failed terrorist attack at Paris’s Louvre museum on Friday to further advance his anti-immigration stan...

Twitter, Facebook Facing New Legal Curbs On Online Abuse

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Politics

Facebook and Twitter could be legally forced to tackle abusive online trolls under a fresh crackdown considered by Parliament. The two US internet gia...

Violent Protests Erupt At US University Over Milo Yiannopoulos Speech

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A top US university has been placed on lockdown after violent protests erupted over plans for alt-right British journalist Milo Yiannopoulos to give a...