Racism online is hurtful and damaging. But it can also spill into the real world with deadly consequences – such as the Christchurch terrorism attack.
New research has found that racial vilification is a common occurrence in junior sport in Australia – and is rarely punished when it happens.
Since Reconstruction, states have leased prisoners to US industries. That diminished in the 20th century, but now it's resurging, with prisoners leased to harvest food for American consumers.
Social biases in digital tech create racist face recognition software and sexist hiring tools, but more data collection isn't the answer.
When care is equity-oriented, patients report fewer depression and trauma symptoms, less chronic pain and improved quality of life.
Half a century after the federal government voided Jim Crow laws, the criminal justice system still discriminates against African Americans.
Bias, stereotypes and other rules of thumb influence how people think about you – even based on your name.
With the AFL's indigenous round about to take place, it's important to recognise the full history of Indigenous involvement in the sport, including the many obstacles players faced.
American cities are getting more diverse, but neighbors of different races don't necessarily socialize with each other. A sociologist in North Carolina discovered one surprising reason why.
The recent election has shown again that the extremism which worries democrats in much of the world has little traction in South Africa.
This sorry tale of institutional racism represents a scandal to rival the treatment of the Windrush generation.
Doris Day and Peggy Lipton, two very different icons of the postwar sexual revolution have recently died. What are their lasting legacies of white femininity?
Canada's federal government is running out of time before the summer session to pass a bill that would pardon those convicted of minor cannabis possession.
Gandhi was celebrated for the things he taught the world in his later years, through his writings, ideas and lifestyle. He was celebrated for seeking peace for all the peoples of the world.
As we celebrate moms this Mother’s Day, let's remember that maternal health is a right that many do not enjoy.
The Merger draws on the conventions of the sports film to explore and challenge attitudes towards refugees in Australia.
The Confederate flag debate has arrived to Brazil, pitting black activists against the Brazilian descendants of soldiers who fled the South after the Civil War.
The Dutch holiday on May 4 that commemorates the country's dead from World War II and after reveals how Dutch policy divides people along racial lines and ignores the Indonesian dead in that war.
Canadian audiences did not object to Ancestry's ad which romanticized Canada as “Promised land,” but they should have.
South Africa has the world’s largest white minority living under black rule.Colour line tensions might remain a feature of the country's political landscape.