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Venus Williams: ESPN’s Doug Adler sues over Australian Open sacking

Shared from on 16 February 2017

Sacked tennis commentator Doug Adler is to sue broadcaster ESPN, claiming he compared Venus Williams' tactics to a "guerilla", rather than a "gorilla".

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Is it easier to get a job if you’re Adam or Mohamed?

Shared from on 6 February 2017

A jobseeker with an English name was offered three times the number of interviews than an applicant with a Muslim name, a BBC test found.

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Report’s ‘wake up call’ on FTSE-100 boardroom diversity

Shared from on 2 November 2016

A report shows that the boards of more than half of the UK's top companies do not have any directors of colour.

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Blue-chip boards set 2021 target for ending all-white status

Shared from on 31 October 2016

FTSE-350 boards should have a non-white director by 2024, according to the findings of a report next week obtained by Sky News.

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Racism case against three Met police officers collapses

Shared from on 27 July 2016

A misconduct case against three police officers accused of racism against a black firefighter has collapsed

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BBC says Sun’s claim that ‘Auntie is anti-white’ is ‘utterly ridiculous’

Shared from on 3 June 2016

The BBC has hit out at a front-page Sun story headlined “Auntie is anti-white” as “utterly ridiculous and irresponsible”.

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BBC says Sun’s claim that ‘Auntie is anti-white’ is ‘utterly ridiculous’

Shared from on 3 June 2016

The BBC has hit out at a front-page Sun story headlined “Auntie is anti-white” as “utterly ridiculous and irresponsible”.

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New York Times boss sued over alleged ageist, racist and sexist hiring practices

Shared from on 29 April 2016

Paper denies ‘unjustified’ claims that CEO Mark Thompson introduced culture that favors ‘young, white’ and single staffers to older female and black employees

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Black workers ‘face widening pay gap the more qualifications they earn’

Shared from on 1 February 2016

The pay gap faced by black workers widens the more qualifications they obtain, according to research revealing the challenges faced by ethnic minority Britons pursuing professional careers.

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Black workers ‘face widening pay gap the more qualifications they earn’

Shared from on 1 February 2016

The pay gap faced by black workers widens the more qualifications they obtain, according to research revealing the challenges faced by ethnic minority Britons pursuing professional careers.

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M&S loyalty card chief fired over claim of racism

Shared from on 4 January 2016

Loss of rising star Suzanna Broer adds to management woes as clothing sales tumble over the Christmas period

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Why we need to talk about race discrimination at work

Shared from on 18 November 2015

We need to talk about race issues at work. We’ve been talking a lot about gender and age. Now it’s time to talk about race too.

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Apple store accused of racial profiling after video shows staff ejecting black students | Technology | The Guardian

Shared from on 12 November 2015

A group of black teenagers was told to leave an Apple store in Melbourne because staff were worried they “might steal something”.

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McDonald’s race row as store boss tells BLACK worker she can’t get extra work

Shared from on 17 August 2015

Divine Tenn, 18, worked at the Fort Parkway restaurant in Erdington. But she was told that she couldn't pick up more shifts because two black workers at the restaurant were 'underperforming'.

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McDonald’s race row as store boss tells BLACK worker she can’t get extra work

Shared from on 17 August 2015

Divine Tenn, 18, worked at the Fort Parkway restaurant in Erdington. But she was told that she couldn't pick up more shifts because two black workers at the restaurant were 'underperforming'.

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