There is a common misunderstanding that human cloning is the replication of people. Rather, cloning is the replication of gene sets, analogous to when people produce twins.
The finding challenges the assumption that Britishers were always pale-skinned and that later events like colonisation led to the influx of dark-skinned populations.
The interplay between biology and culture reflects racial anxieties that can’t overcome the escape velocity needed to float in culture-less vacuum.
In ‘The Economization of Life’, Michelle Murphy suggests that the entire edifice of modern economics was built to serve a conspiratorial purpose.
A new report has revealed that every third Indian household in the UK falls into the wealthiest bracket, earning over £1,000 GBP each week.
The man was later arrested and has been in jail since the incident on September 24.
Acceptance and peace are necessary to build a cohesive community, and Indians in Africa have seen the benefits of that.
Millions of people across the world want to make their skin lighter – but the treatments they use can be dangerous.
By banging on doors and barging into houses, the African students association has alleged, the police is making it look like they are responding to serious crimes rather than carrying out regular permit checks.
They look at us with eyes that say ‘I know you are an African, you are poor, you were once slaves and now you have come here for salvation from poverty’.
Hungary’s far-right Force and Determination movement plan to take part in 2018 elections, and believe “ethnic community must come first… there is no equality.”
Police officers across the US shot 492 people dead in the first half of 2017, on track to approach 1,000 such incidents for the third year in a row.
The death of Michael Brown by a white police officer once again incited the Black Lives Matter debate in the US.
The video footage of the aftermath of the shooting taken by the victim’s girlfriend, which went viral, had shaped many public perceptions of the fatal shooting before the trial.
Members of the Sikh Sewa Organisation, which provides meals for the homeless, said they had to flee for “their own safety” after far-right activists became “abusive” towards them.
The Association of African Students in India held a press conference along with Irom Sharmila to condemn growing racism and violence in India.
We now have a reasonably good scientific explanation for what Karl Marx so eloquently described merely on the basis of his observations of society and intuition.
Dolezal’s problem is this: to choose one’s racial identity irrespective of inheritance is tantamount to an admission that race does not exist.
Traditional economists cannot quantify or measure the effect of white male privilege in facilitating business dealings or obtaining employment in emerging market economies.
The BJP leader’s claim is a variation on “I am not racist because I have black friends.’
In order to fight racism, we first need to acknowledge that it exists.
After claiming that last week’s attacks against Africans couldn’t be labelled racist as the investigation was still pending, Swaraj today said only pre-meditated attacks can be racist.
African heads of missions said they “reviewed the previous incidents and that have taken place in the past and concluded that no known, sufficient and deterring measures were taken by the government of India”.
Recent incidents of violence against African students not only harm India’s international image but are the tip of a huge civilisational iceberg that only sustained introspection of national identity can address.
At least nine Africans have been seriously injured in multiple attacks over the last two days.
Under Donald Trump, who used his campaign for hateful indoctrination, it is important for different racial and religious minorities in the US to come together.
India’s ambassador to the US Navtej Sarna reached out to the state department to convey his “deep concerns” to the government about recent tragic incidents.
In the tenth episode of Jan Ki Baat, Vinod Dua talks about the racial attack on two Indians in Kansas and Shobhaa De’s tweet about a policeman.
The White House has said that the early reports coming from Kansas, where an Indian engineer was shot dead and another injured in an apparent hate crime, were “disturbing”.
Before opening fire on Srinivas Kuchibhotla, US navy veteran Adam Purinton shouted “get out of my country,” according to a bystander.
Born into slavery and self-taught, Greenfield forced white critics across the US to re-examine their assumptions about the abilities of African-American singers.
While American creativity has persisted through the millennia, one group of prolific innovators has been largely ignored by history: black inventors born or forced into slavery.
For years its half a million Muslims have resorted to praying in hundreds of makeshift sites, in crowded basements or dark warehouses targeted by racist attackers.
Kendzior’s collected essays, ‘The View From Flyover Country’, condemns a system so blind to its own faults that it punishes people as “failures” for playing in a game that is rigged against them.
As Europe expanded its overseas colonies, fixed ideas of racial differences took hold. But for a brief period, European notions of ethnicity were relatively fluid and settlers believed that non-white inhabitants could be ‘civilised’ and ‘improved’.
After decades of activism, the scales are finally tipping against the St Nicholas Day tradition of Black Pete.
The idea that the Trump phenomenon is primarily about class ignores the fact that voting for him had more to do with being white than being poor.
Are robots inherently racist? Or is it inevitable for them to echo and amplify the prejudices their makers hold?
Donald Trump has fused economic worries, racial and gender resentment into a politics of fear and revenge, a tactic that is not new to the Republican Party.
In violation of the federal Fair Housing Act, Facebook’s system lets advertisers exclude black, Hispanic and other “ethnic affinities” from seeing ads.