Matrimonial website, Shaadi.com has removed a controversial skin colour search filter after facing backlash from people across social media platforms. The 'skin-tone' filter, as the name suggests, allowed users to search potential partners on the platform based on the colour of their skin.
Mars, which makes Uncle Ben's rice, said in a statement the brand has "a responsibility to take a stand in helping to put an end to racial bias and injustices."
‘A more inclusive economy where everyone has opportunity will mean faster workforce growth, faster productivity growth, and we’ll grow faster,’ the Dallas Fed president said.
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Friday said he would consider changes to the policy that led the company to leave up controversial posts by President Donald Trump during recent demonstrations protesting the death of an unarmed black man while in police custody, a partial concession to critics.
Former Vice President Joe Biden says there is "absolutely" systemic racism in law enforcement, but noted the problem is much broader than just law enforcement. Biden made the comments in an interview with "CBS Evening News" anchor and managing editor Norah O'Donnell in CBS News' primetime special "Justice for All."
Protests in London turned violent Sunday as protesters and police clashed near Downing Street.
Tens of thousands of protesters are packing the streets of New York, Chicago, Philadelphia and other cities around the U.S.
Google stands in support of racial equality and all those who search for it, Indian-American CEO of the technology giant Sunder Pichai said on Sunday.
Facebook and Snapchat developer Snap became the latest US companies condemning racial inequality in the United States as violent protests flared up across major cities over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died while in police custody in Minneapolis last week.
US President Donald Trump appears as the first result of suggested accounts when users type "racist" into Twitter's people search, it emerged Wednesday.
Snapchat on Wednesday became the latest social network moving to curb the reach of US President Donald Trump, claiming the president has been inciting "racial violence."
Nearly three dozen former employees from Facebook's early days on Wednesday blasted Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg's decision not to act against incendiary posts by U.S. President Donald Trump as "cowardly" and a "betrayal" of company ideals.
In an email to his employees on Wednesday, the Indian-American CEO of Google and Alphabet, also urged them to stand together in silence for 8 minutes and 46 seconds to honour the "memories of Black lives lost."
Several NFL players have released a powerful video titled "Stronger Together" that calls on the league to condemn racism and support black players.
Racism and police brutality. The weekend of civil unrest across America can be traced back to the same issues that inspired protests by Colin Kaepernick and this generation of athletes.
“If those protesters had just gotten out of the way and not created an attempt to surround that vehicle, we would not be talking about this situation.”
This video appears to show the moment two armed white men fatally shoot an unarmed black man who was out on a jog. The footage, which was taken by an unidentified witness, shows 25-year-old Ahmaud Arbery jogging down a lane and around a white truck. As Arbery crosses in front of the vehicle, a shot is fired. Arbery is then seen grappling with an individual before several gun shots go off. The two white men have been identified as Gregory McMichael, a police officer, and his son, Travis. They say that Arbery looked like a burglary suspect. The incident, which happened just outside Brunswick in Georgia, has lead to outcry on social media as people demand justice for the killing. You can read more about this story here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worl... Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK's best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.
The Trump administration branded a Russian white supremacist group and its top members as global terrorists on Monday, making use of a tool normally used to target radical Islamist groups overseas.