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Barbados: Racial Slurs for Winning Goal

Categories: Caribbean, Barbados, Ethnicity & Race, Migration & Immigration, Sport, Technology

Joel Ward, an Afro-Canadian ice hockey player for the Washington Capitals, who is of Barbadian parentage, [1] was subjected to racial slurs on Twitter [2] after he scored the winning goal in overtime of the decisive seventh game [3] against the defending champion Boston Bruins in the National Hockey League playoffs.