Stories about Ethnicity & Race from December, 2016
"The goat worries about his life, the butcher worries about the fat.”
"If we all have equal rights and freedom then why such restrictions on women?"
Nepal's constitution has failed to bring equality to the country's women, but human rights advocates haven't given up.
Ethnicity plays a big role in Macedonian politics, and Albanians are the country's second-largest ethnic community.
In 2016, while still halfway through his undergraduate degree in medicine at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Fleury Johnson decided to start blogging about his life in Brazil.
"What is important to these rich men is to conclude the work and pocket all the profits, solidifying the appropriation of the Yaqui Territory.”
"Stay strong. Be strong. And you have relatives all over the world to stand with you."
The Bengali New Year’s Celebration of Democracy and Diversity Is Declared Intangible Cultural Heritage
"As long as Bangladesh lives, there will be this type of New Year's celebration...This is the image of a secular Bangladesh.