Medicine must stop using race and ethnicity to interpret test results

Through Layal Liverpool and Jennifer Tsai Roberto Cigna SHOULD your race or ethnicity affect the prescription you get from your doctor? Both are still used in medicine to interpret test results and guide treatment decisions, but the evidence is questionable and the approach could cause serious harm. Medical guidelines in the US, UK and elsewhere … Read more

Jury makes convictions for murder of Ahmaud Arbery | Black Lives Matter News

A Georgia jury has found three men guilty of the murder of Ahmaud Arbery, whose deadly shooting last year sparked mass anti-racism and vigilante protests in the United States. A jury in the city of Brunswick, Georgia, on Wednesday found Travis McMichael, 35, guilty of all nine charges he faced, including intentional murder, felony murder, … Read more

Jury Verdict in Charlottesville Unite the Right Rally Trial Holds Leaders Accountable

A federal jury in Virginia awarded victims of violence as a result of a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, more than $25 million on Tuesday after finding prominent white supremacist leaders and groups liable under state law for injuries sustained during a rally. torchlight procession and Unite the Right event. The jury got stuck on two … Read more

Canberra Queen Misses Crown After Eliminating Rupaul’s Drag Race Down Under – Breakfast

Etcetera Etcetera started sneaking into drag shows when they were underage. Flash forward five years and they’ve made it through the first season of Rupaul’s Drag Race Down Under. Their high-fashion looks paid tribute to their hometown of Canberra and the surrounding region. They have also been praised for speaking out against the racism and … Read more

‘King Richard’ star Aunjanue Ellis on playing the woman who made Serena Williams the greatest of all time

the woman with a British accent who ‘supports so strongly the difficult man she loves’. The Woman Who “Shakes” [a] vaguely disgruntled white man from malaise’ with her ‘accessible eccentricity’. The woman “that’s a bit there while men by names are waging a very important war.” The woman “married to the great white man who … Read more

It turns out that technology can also be used to dispel prejudice — and it can help expand your workforce

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Toronto moves to rename Dundas Street after city report agrees with critics of namesake’s estate

Dundas Street runs for 14 miles through the city of Toronto and extends west through Mississauga.Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Globe and Mail Toronto is set to rename one of its longest and most prominent streets after city officials concluded that the historical record of its namesake—Henry Dundas—in extending the slave trade is at odds with modern … Read more

Student Files $150 Million Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Against Bloomfield Hills School District

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. – A student and their parents are suing the Bloomfield Hills School District for millions of dollars for alleged racial discrimination after a series of racially motivated incidents reported in high school. A 15-year-old Bloomfield Hills High School student and her parents filed a $150 million federal class-action lawsuit Thursday against the … Read more

Toronto teacher who wore blackface to school ‘no longer on duty’ says Chief Inspector

A Toronto District School Board official says a high school teacher dressed in blackface is “no longer employed” by the board. Debbie Donsky, head of education at the TDSB, provided an update in a letter to parents and students. She says the board has completed the investigation into the incident and that “appropriate consequences have … Read more

Appeal after racially assaulting black woman on London bus

The woman was subjected to a horrific tirade around 9:20 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9, after asking a man to stop smoking on the number 36 bus. Footage from the incident, on Westminster’s Bishop’s Bridge Road, shows a man lighting up a cigarette and then telling the victim: “Stop carrying on, woman. If you don’t … Read more