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Two Pakistani Immigrants Savagely Beaten in Racist Attack in Athens

Two Pakistani immigrants were savagely beaten in an apparent racist attack by a gang in Nikaia, a southern suburb of Athens, on Wednesday. The incident became publicly known on Friday when a video of the attack was shown on major...

Tesla Racial Abuse: Court Orders Tesla to Pay Former Employee $137m

A jury in San Francisco ordered Tesla to pay Owen Diaz nearly $137 million in damages for racial abuse. Diaz was awarded $6.9 million in damages for emotional distress and $130 million in punitive damages on Monday. Diaz was a...

Queen Elizabeth ‘Backs’ the Black Lives Matter Movement

Queen Elizabeth II and the royal family back the Black Lives Matter movement, one of her senior representatives said in a television interview. Philanthropist Kenneth Olisa, the first Black Lord Lieutenant of Greater London, told Channel 4 News that he...

#AppleToo Demands Accountability at Apple

Several Apple employees have recently launched a campaign called #AppleToo to cast light on issues of discrimination at Apple. The group formed last week. The #AppleToo campaign aims to create a movement for employees to speak out on the marginalization...

Greek Journalist Fired for Racist Remark on Asians During Tokyo Olympics

Dimosthenis Karmoiris, a veteran Greek journalist who specializes in sports, was fired earlier this week by ERT.

Greek-American Ex-Secret Service Agent Opens Up About Michelle Obama

Evy Poumpouras is a Greek-American ex-Secret Service agent who published a tell-all memoir of her experiences working in the White House. 

Mother of Slain American Man Writes Letter of Support to Eaton Family

Losing a loved one, especially a child, is the most difficult thing one can undergo in life. The mother of Bakari Henderson, the 22-year-old American man who was murdered on Zakynthos in 2017, created a charity in the name of...

Floyd Murder Prompts Peter Andre to Speak Out on Anti-Greek Discrimination in Australia

Pop star Peter Andre opened up on Monday about the vile abuse he has received at the hands of racists while growing up with his Greek parents in Australia. The singer, 47, says that he and his Greek parents have...

Pop Star Peter Andre Reveals Contemplating Suicide Due to Childhood Abuse

Greek-Cypriot singer Peter Andre revealed that he contemplated committing suicide after suffering years of verbal and physical abuse at the hands of bullies. Peter was born in London to Greek-Cypriot parents, but moved to Australia when he was six years...

Greek Supreme Court Orders Investigation of Racist Incidents Involving Refugees

An investigation was ordered by Greece’s Supreme Court Prosecutor Xeni Demetriou on Thursday to investigate an attack on refugees which took place recently in Attica and a situation which took place on Samos. The Samos incident involving refugees and migrants was not physical,...