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  1. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Naomi Campbell's campaign against racism in fashion inspired by Mandela

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 10:29am by AFP

    ... Prune Perromat Supermodel's anti-racism campaign inspired by Mandela Naomi Campbell, the British supermodel as famous for her hot temper as her arresting beauty, says her campaign to counter racism in fashion was inspired by Nelson Mandela. Campbell says the global rights icon, who once dubbed her his "honorary granddaughter", remains a huge influence in her efforts ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Thin line between apes and humans

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 08:37pm by Mathew Scott

    ... such as American racism, the war in Vietnam, the sense that Western political power was in jeopardy. "At a time when the American civil rights movement was transforming the United States, these movies ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    The Great War that detonated a creative explosion

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:18pm by Richard Lord

    ... of the most controversial figures in the history of filmmaking. Most of that derives from the shocking racism of his best-known film, The Birth of a Nation, and the vilification is barely less extreme ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - LITERATURE

    UK education revamp leaves US authors on the shelf

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 10:15am by AP

    ... racism and justice in the American South. Outraged fans of the book even got the hashtag Mockingbird trending on Twitter after Gove's changes were announced. Steinbeck's novella about ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - REVIEWS

    Review: Journal of the Plague Year

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by John Batten

    ... John Batten Journal of the Plague Year Para Site Racism and colonial superiority form the core themes of this exhibition about Hong Kong's bouts of sickness and epidemic over the past century. Para Site's executive director Cosmin Costinas and independent curator Inti Guerrero have curated "Journal of the Plague Year. Fear, Ghosts, Rebels, Sars, Leslie and the Hong ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: Children of Paradise, by Fred D'Aguiar

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 03:52pm by MCT

    ... leavened by enough hope to keep us riveted to the end. D'Aguiar drives the story with unspoken tension. The children chant and laugh, unfettered by prejudice and racism- but they're held ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books

    New book lays out collusion between pope and Mussolini

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 09:43am by GDN

    ... and churchmen alike were forced into intellectual contortions as they struggled to justify the new laws. "Racism" was good. "Exaggerated racism" was bad. "Anti-Semitism" ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Bruce Lee's legacy treads the boards

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 12:40pm by Richard James Havis

    ... perspective, and the way he portrays Lee as a rebel who refuses to be cowed by the racism, subtle or otherwise, that blocks his career in Hollywood. Horibe says he was surprised to discover how much he ...

  9. Lifestyle

    Nepalese community struggles for acceptance in the city they call home

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 10:15am by Mark Sharp

    ... students go much further than the issue of Chinese language, they added. They face indirect racism and discrimination on a daily basis, when they are described as "non-Chinese-speaking", ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books

    From Marx to Mao and beyond- essays on global communism

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 06:13pm by GDN

    ... parts of the developing world; they helped defeat fascism in Europe and Asia, and inspired anti-colonial movements and campaigns against racism. The book's essays take on many ...




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