Stories about Ethnicity & Race from May, 2018
In which an undocumented immigrant from Mali scales a tall building and—for once—comes out on top.
"Why are Africans from north of the Sahara sometimes not considered definitively 'African'?"
While the time living together surely dawns a sense of peace among the two peoples, complete harmony is still not present in certain aspects of life.
"Citizenship is all I need to heal the scar of not belonging."
"For opponents everywhere [...] everyone is so equally oppressed that racial discrimination is unworthy of special attention. These dynamics hijack the discussion and keep us from moving forward."
"Finally voice of Hazara people heard. Army chief gives assurance of security and safety. Chief Justice takes notice of the killing of Hazara. Took us several years. Extremely shameful."
"Summiting Everest? It's just like another daily chore."
‘Get involved in your communities': An American woman who fought for justice urges stronger activism
"I think the police need to be held accountable. Without accountability, there is no justice. That’s the biggest problem, no one is ever accountable."
"We demand that the Chief of Army Staff...must come to Quetta dressed as a civilian and listen to the cries of the 3,000 widows and 10,000 orphans"
"The British bring us to the Caribbean to do unpaid labour. Take us to fight in WW2. Take us to England to rebuild it. Then they have us deported."