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  1. Racism claim after bank turns away Filipino woman

    Posted Jun 28th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo Hang Seng Bank says it was all just a 'miscommunication' Staff of a Hang Seng Bank branch have been accused of racism after a Filipino housewife was told she could ... are a domestic helper, you can, but you cannot [as] a housewife'. 'This is not right, this is racism,' Mr Kapoor, 43, an import-export merchant, said in a letter to the South China Morning ...

  2. Race winners

    Posted Mar 30th 2005, 12:00am by Claude Adams

    ... that are predominantly non-white. By and large, Canadians are comfortable with this changing mosaic. But not entirely. There are still disturbing pockets of racism. One Canadian in 10, for example, says he would not want a non-white neighbour. And one in eight would not marry one. Some call it 'smiling racism' because it is subtle and masked- hidden behind a facade of icy indifference. Yet ...

  3. Visiting students nervous, but most plan to stay put

    Posted Apr 12th 2005, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... yet, said Ms Morita, who arrived in Beijing in February and plans to stay until December. The three students said they had never encountered any overt forms of racism while in Beijing. However, ...

  4. It's just a resolution

    Posted Dec 29th 2004, 12:00am by Claude Adams

    ... is an 'occupational hazard' of hockey, but many more feel that our national sport has been besmirched. Racism is serious; let us not trivialise it. Human rights activists in Nova Scotia are asking ...

  5. The Wicked Game: Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods and the Story of Modern Golf

    Posted May 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Andrew Jardine

    ... of the rivalries, the business deals and the history of a game that has been marred by racism and sex discrimination, notably at Augusta National in Georgia. One such controversy was Palmer's victory ...

  6. Watershed year for gays, transsexuals

    Posted Jan 01st 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... extending sexual discrimination laws to include students (August) Government consults the public on anti-racism legislation (September) A survey of 400 people from ethnic minorities finds 30 per ...

  7. Slice of life

    Posted Apr 19th 2005, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... racism', 'Hit apartheid for six' and 'Bowl out apartheid for a duck'. A small group from Eton College, the most exclusive of British public schools, joined the 'Ban ...

  8. Zijie Pan

    Posted Jul 11th 2004, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... if I am not meant to be here?' There was a bit of, yes, discomfort.' He suffered 'the usual verbal taunts' and also had the odd rock thrown at him. Racism sometimes 'needs ...

  9. China a familiar foreign land

    Posted Jul 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... Aline Wong, 20, has also encountered reverse racism. Ms Wong, from Mauritius, a small island nation in the Indian Ocean, won a four-year scholarship to Shanghai's Tongji University. ...

  10. Tales of desperation as bureaucracy shuns the needy

    Posted Jun 20th 2005, 12:00am by Stephanie Harrington

    ... lacked shelter, food and medical services, and experienced racism in Hong Kong. 'Our life in Hong Kong is very difficult,' said one man from Cameroon. 'We don't have freedom. ...




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