Massive anti-nazi counterprotest upstages Boston 'free speech rally'

2017-08-20 10:07

Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans have upstaged a planned 'free speech rally' by a small group in Boston, a week after a violent clash in Virginia left one person dead.

Charlottesville: the other side of the coin

2017-08-18 10:49

It was a perfect storm. The white-supremacists fighting the removal of a statue commemorating a slave-owning war-hero, faced opposing anti-racism activists, writes James de Villiers.

WATCH: US anti-hate demonstrators topple Confederate statue

2017-08-15 15:51

Protesters in North Carolina toppled a statue of a Confederate soldier that had stood for nearly a century in a protest against racism.

No bail for man accused of driving into protesters

2017-08-14 22:32

A man accused of ramming his car into a crowd of protesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia has been denied an immediate bail hearing.

Analysis: Why won't Donald Trump condemn white nationalism?

2017-08-14 12:05

Analysis: Both Republicans and Democrats are asking why President Donald Trump won't forcefully denounce white nationalism; the answers may be both political and personal.

All aboard the Anti-Hate Train: Why we should boycott Cat Stevens

2017-08-10 14:13

We need to be consistent in our treatment of those who want to spread hatred of people based on their skin colour, sexuality, gender, class, religious beliefs. We need to boycott Cat Stevens, writes Glenn Bownes.

Mbalula lauds police in swift arrest of KFC attackers

2017-08-06 17:04

Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula has lauded the SA Police Service on their swift response and the subsequent arrest of four men who allegedly assaulted a man and his wife in Pretoria.

Racism allegedly reigns supreme at Lydenburg police station

2017-08-06 06:01

Black police officers in Mpumalanga have called on provincial police commissioner Mondli Zuma to act decisively against their allegedly racist colleagues, whom they accuse of refusing to treat them as equals.

City of Ekurhuleni fires staffer after calling colleagues 'bobbejane'

2017-08-03 21:23

The City of Ekurhuleni has fired a long-standing employee for making a racist remark in an email.

Helpmekaar: Freedom of expression also protects biased opinions

2017-08-03 11:13

To accuse a school of racism because it is Afrikaans is to reinforce a draconian apartheid stereotype that Afrikaans is only spoken by white South Africans, writes Christine Botha.


'They call us monkeys' - George Campbell High School pupils

2017-08-18 16:20

Pupils at the George Campbell High School in Durban have renewed their calls for action to be taken against teachers they claim are racist.

Trump doubles down on Charlottesville unrest

2017-08-16 07:44

US President Donald Trump has sparked another political firestorm as he doubled down on his initial response to the violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville that ended in bloodshed.

Charlottesville driver previously accused of beating mother

2017-08-15 09:46

Police records show the driver charged with killing a woman at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville has previously been accused of beating his mother and threatening her with a knife.

GoDaddy boots neo-Nazi site after post on protest violence

2017-08-14 21:45

A leading neo-Nazi website that promoted a Virginia rally that ended in deadly violence is losing its internet domain host.

White House defends Trump's response to white supremacist violence

2017-08-14 05:26

The White House struggled to defuse the growing criticism of President Donald Trump's initial failure to explicitly condemn white supremacists for their role in the violent protest on Saturday in Virginia.

Former Imperial Group employee sues CEO for R18.3m

2017-08-07 21:36

A former employee of Associated Motor Holdings is suing the CEO of the parent company for R18.3m after she got fired, allegedly due to racism and gender discrimination.

Did we put the children first?

2017-08-06 06:06

By now, much of the country knows about the recent racial incident at St John’s College, Johannesburg, with allegations and debate raging fiercely on social media and in conversations. Rumour is unnecessary for current purposes, writes Reshard Kolabhai.

3 of 4 men in KFC case previously arrested for assault

2017-08-05 20:46

Three of the four men arrested for allegedly assaulting and threatening a man and his wife at a KFC in Pretoria have previously been arrested on assault charges, police say.

Black teachers call our kids 'coloured bastards' - Klipspruit West parents

2017-08-03 19:10

Disgruntled Eldorado Park residents say coloured pupils are being degraded by black teachers at the Klipspruit West Secondary School.

ANC worried about nationwide racial discord

2017-08-02 20:30

The ANC has noted with concern recent racially charged incidents in various parts of the country and expressed its concern via party spokesperson Zizi Kodwa.

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