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Mehdi's Morning Memo: Were You Up For Clegg?

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Tuesday 18 February 2014... 1) WERE YOU UP FOR CLEGG? Nick Clegg may be reaching out to Labour thes...

Russian MP Who Lit Olympic Flame Tweeted Racist Photo Of Barack Obama

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK

Russia and discrimination has been something of a hot topic as of late. And the lighting of the Olympic flame by two of Russia's famous Olympians,...

Gay Russian Artist's Furious Response To Dasha's Zhukova's 'Racist Chair' (NSFW PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK

A gay artist has accused Russian socialite Dasha Zhukova of “glamourising” racism after she was photographed posing on a chair shaped like a half-...

Racism Row As Dasha Zhukova Poses On 'Naked Black Woman Chair' On MLK Day (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK

UPDATE: Gay Russian Artist's Furious Response To Dasha's Zhukova's 'Racist Chair' (NSFW PICTURE) Russian socialite Dasha Zhukova has sparked ire by...

Drunk Racist Who Ranted On London Underground Jailed After Video Went Viral

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK

WARNING: OFFENSIVE LANGUAGE A man filmed ranting at a Japanese woman on the Tube has been jailed. A YouTube video was posted of the man launching ...

Commuter Shot In The Face In Racist Attack On Russian Metro

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

This horrifying CCTV footage captured the shocking moment an innocent commuter was ruthlessly shot in the face at point blank range in an apparent rac...

Unbelievable...

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Reports and photographs from an EDL demonstration in Exeter today appear to show members of the group laughing as they don burkhas and "pray in the st...

WATCH: ‘Racist' London Underground Rant Caught On Camera

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK

WARNING: OFFENSIVE LANGUAGE A YouTube video has been posted of a man launching into a shocking racist attack on a London Underground train. The ...

WATCH: French Politician Calls Black Minister A ‘Monkey' Who Belongs In ‘The Trees'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK

The National Front in France has suspended a politician who called the country's black justice minister, a "monkey" who she would "rather see in the t...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Earn, Learn Or Lose Your Home

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Thursday 2 October 2013... 1) EARN, LEARN OR LOSE YOUR HOME David Cameron brought the Conservative conferenc...

Red Lobster Waitress Suspended As Racist Receipt Is Investigated

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK

WARNING: Contains graphic language. A teenage waitress who claims a customer left her a racist insult in the ‘tip’ line of a receipt, has been...

Waitress Receives Racist Insult In Tip Section Of Receipt (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Red Lobster Waitress 'Suspended As Racist Receipt Is Investigated' WARNING: Contains graphic language. A teenage waitress has revealed ...

'Australia Is Under New Management'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK

Tony Abbott has become Australia's 28th prime minister, declaring from today "Australia is under new management ." Abbott said he was "proud and hu...

Nick Griffin Laughs At Sick Joke About Nigella Lawson

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK

British National Party leader Nick Griffin has dug himself into a deeper hole after laughing at another grossly offensive joke about Nigella Lawson be...

Dunkin' Donuts Apologises For 'Bizarre And Racist' Thai Advert

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK

Dunkin' Donuts has apologised for the "insensitivity" of an advertising campaign in Thailand which has been slammed by human rights groups. The con...

'Is Life Here Hard? Going Home Is Simple'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 31.08.2013 | UK

Another poster campaign encouraging asylum-seekers to return home has come under fire. Scottish politicians have slammed the new Home Office poster...

Jessica Elgot

#RacistVan

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 17.10.2013 | UK

The so-called "racist van", the Home Office initiative to get illegal immigrants to go home, isn't having a great first week out on the road. Vans ...

Pregnant Muslim Woman Miscarries Baby After Veil Attack

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.08.2013 | UK

A pregnant Muslim woman has miscarried her baby after she was reportedly attacked in Paris for wearing a veil. The unnamed 21-year-old was four mo...

Sitting on the Offence

Bennett Arron | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Comedy
Bennett Arron

I'm often asked if it's okay for a black/Jewish/Muslim comedian to make jokes about their race/religion or for a woman to talk about how bad her boyfriend is in bed bearing in mind that when men speak in a derogatory fashion about their wives or girlfriends it's considered sexist... The question is, have we become too sensitive? Are we already looking for offence when it doesn't actually exist?

Is Eddie McGuire a Racist?

Xavier Toby | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

On Thursday morning I overheard a group of senior citizens discussing whether or not Eddie McGuire was racist. They decided that he was not, and that calling someone an ape was not racist, and they were quite upset that the whole thing was an issue at all.

'Sexual Volcano' Candidate Loses Council Seat

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.05.2013 | UK Politics

A Conservative politician who was under investigation after making racist remarks about immigrant children has lost his West Sussex council seat. J...

Ukip Member 'Joked About Burning Mosques'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK

Ukip has suspended a member who allegedly made racist jokes on Facebook, saying he would destroy mosques, burn Muslims and posted pictures of Obama an...

Anti-Racism Group Back French Man 'Attacked For Being White' On Metro

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 27.04.2013 | UK

A leading anti-racism group in France has for the first time backed a defendant who claims to have been assaulted for being white on the Paris metro. ...

Why Did We Create the #StGeorge4All Initiative?

Julian Bond | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK
Julian Bond

This St George's Day we - 22 very different faith organisations, plus anti-racist groups - are reclaiming St George, plus people of different ethnicities and different religions (even the Welsh!). St George does not belong to extremists.

Lego Withdraws 'Anti-Muslim' Star Wars Model, Reports Say

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK

Lego has reportedly agreed to withdraw a model from its Star Wars range after complaints it was anti-Muslim. The Jabba's Palace model will be withd...