Race And Ethnicity
JERUSALEM - An Irish Nobel peace laureate accused Israel of being an "apartheid" state during a deportation hearing before the country's Supreme Court Monday, prompting a strong rebuke from a justice who told her to keep her "propaganda" to herself.
JERUSALEM - An Israeli Supreme Court has chastised an Irish Nobel peace laureate for calling Israel an "apartheid state" during her deportation hearing.
PARIS - A respected Holocaust historian said Sunday that a recently uncovered 1940 document provides written proof of the personal involvement of Nazi-occupied France's wartime leader in persecuting Jews.
BRUSSELS - The European Union decided Wednesday to take legal action against France over its expulsions of Gypsies, or Roma, to poorer EU nations but said it lacked proof that Paris acted in a discriminatory way.
Although you rarely hear racial insults on Main Street these days, there's a place where unashamed bigotry is all too easy to find: tossed off in the comments sections of some of the Internet's most popular websites, today's virtual Main Street.
- EU calls France's Gypsy expulsions 'a disgrace'
- Report: Castro blasts Ahmadinejad as anti-Semitic
- EU trade chief apologizes for Jewish comments
- UN panel: minorities in Iran face discrimination
- Paris archbishop concerned about Gypsy crackdown
- Cops: Conn. man coached boy, 8, to swear on video
- Memorial to Amy Biehl unveiled in South Africa
- Rights panel chides Paris on Roma
- Ousted worker Sherrod rejects return to Ag agency
- Ag secretary meets with Shirley Sherrod
- Ag secretary to meet with Shirley Sherrod
- Shirley Sherrod to meet with ag secretary Tuesday
- France expels Gypsies to Romania for second day
- US museum slams Romania for 'anti-Semitic' coin
- Ag Secretary Vilsack says he'll meet with Sherrod
- Shirley Sherrod makes amends with NAACP
- HRW says Kyrgyz army involved in ethnic violence
- Officials: US missiles kill 12 in north Pakistan
- Police: 16 die in ethnic-based attacks in Pakistan
- SAfrica rights group investigates new racist video
- Black members of tea party dispute racist claims
- Ex-students fined in SAfrica racist video case
- South Africa abolishes 6 traditional monarchies
- Ousted USDA employee Sherrod plans to sue blogger
- ADL: Calif had most anti-Semitic incidents in '09
- White students plead guilty in racism video case
- Ousted ag official unsure about returning to work
- Tea party leader cuts ties after charges of racism
- Obama: Vilsack 'jumped the gun' on Sherrod
- Obama voices regret to ousted Agriculture official
- Sherrod says she'd love to talk race with Obama
- South Africa's Tutu to retire from public life
- Agriculture Dept. tries to move past race uproar
- Black racism: a real problem, or pure politics?
- Ag secretary offers Sherrod 'unique' position