Tag Archives: Race issues

Floyd Mayweather accuses Conor McGregor of racism and uses homophobic slur

Floyd Mayweather called Conor McGregor a faggot and accused the UFC fighter of racism in an ugly public appearance at Wembley Arena Floyd Mayweather attacked Conor McGregor with a homophobic slur and accused the UFC fighter of racism in the final leg of a promotional tour that has descended into an ugly war of words. The UFC lightweight champion was …

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Muhammad Ali knew he had a job to do on this planet – inspire people

Ali came to symbolise unapologetic resistance and provided a radical template for what constitutes black achievement In life, theres the beginning and the end, John Carlos, the black American Olympic medalist who raised his fist in a black power salute from the podium of the 1968 Olympic games, told me. The beginning dont matter. The end dont matter. All that …

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Floyd Mayweather alleges Conor McGregor of racism and uses homophobic insult

Floyd Mayweather announced Conor McGregor a faggot and alleged the UFC fighter of intolerance in an ugly public look at Wembley Arena Floyd Mayweather attacked Conor McGregor with a homophobic insinuation and accused the UFC fighter of racism in the final leg of a promotional tour that has descended into an ugly crusade of words. The UFC lightweight endorse was …

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Floyd Mayweather accuses Conor McGregor of racism and uses homophobic innuendo

Floyd Mayweather called Conor McGregor a faggot and accused the UFC fighter of intolerance in an nasty public impression at Wembley Arena Floyd Mayweather assaulted Conor McGregor with a homophobic slur and accused the UFC fighter of racism in the final leg of a promotional tour that has descended into an ugly struggle of words. The UFC lightweight endorse was …

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Academy president ‘disappointed’ with all-white Oscar nominees

Cheryl Boone Isaacs adds diversity in the film industry must be improved after the Academy fails to recognise any actors or directors of colour Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, has responded to the polemic circumventing this years all-white Oscar nominations and admitted to being disillusioned about the lack of diversity. Snubs for …

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‘Haafu’ and proud: Miss World Japan won by mixed-race contestant

Priyanka Yoshikawa, whose father is Indian, says she was inspired by Ariana Miyamoto, the 2015 Miss Universe Japan winner who faced racial backlash Japan will be represented at this years Miss World contest by a woman with a Japanese mother and Indian father after Priyanka Yoshikawa became the countrys second mixed-race contestant in a row chosen for a major international …

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