apology

MADONNA APOLOGISES FOR USING THE N-WORD

Madonna has issued an apology via Instagram apologising for posting a photograph of her son Rocco along with the caption, ‘No one messes with Dirty Soap! Mama said knock you out! #Disnigga. “I am sorry if I offended anyone with my use of the N-word on Instagram. It was not meant as a racial slur…I am not a racist.” “There’s no way to defend the use of the word. It was all about intention…It was used as a term of endearment toward []

UK NEWS: IPCC APOLOGISES TO THE DUGGAN FAMILY FOR SPREADING FALSE INFORMATION

The IPCC (Independent Police Complaints Commission) has apologised to Mark Duggan’s family¬†for “wrongly” telling the media he had fired at police before he was shot dead in 2011. Via BBC News The Independent Police Complaints Commission’s chair Dame Anne Owers met the family of Mr Duggan on Tuesday. The IPCC said it would look into how “police responded to intelligence”. It also promised to interview some “key witnesses” who had previously declined to speak and those whose accounts were “inconsistent with other []

SWISS TOURIST BOARD APOLOGISES TO OPRAH OVER RACIST INCIDENT IN HIGH END STORE ‘TROIS POMMES’

After billionaire mogul Oprah Winfrey revealed news of her encounter with a racist store assistant while out shopping in Zurich,¬†Switzerland (click here to read all about the incident) the Swiss tourist board has now issued an apology to the star. Spokeswoman Daniela Baer said: “We are very sorry for what happened to her, of course, because we think all of our guests and clients should be treated respectfully, in a professional way.” The tourism office also posted an apology on Twitter, saying []