Race Row

RACE ROW: COUNCILLOR TELLS FOOTBALLER MARIO BALOTELLI TO ‘GO AND WORK IN THE FIELDS’

The sly shots, the prodding and the blatant racism just keeps on coming folks! First its scum bag football supporters at Euro 2012 making monkey chants and throwing bananas on the pitch, and now its some dumb right wing politician attempting to bait footballer Mario Balotelli. They really want to see this man completely lose it. Via The Daily Mail An Italian regional councillor has sparked a race row after he posted on his Facebook page a picture of footballer Mario Balotelli working in fields as an immigrant worker. Paolo Ciani, 51, of []

UK NEWS: MP DIANE ABBOTT APOLOGISES OVER TWITTER ‘RACE ROW’

Oh dear.. Oh dear… that strange old bird Diane Abbott is in trouble again! I wonder if she will still have a job by the end of next week… Anyway during a Twitter conversation with journalist Bim Adewunmi about the Stephen Lawrence murder trial, Labour MP/Shadow Health Minister Diane Abbott tweeted, Read the full exchange below. Bin Adewunmi: I do wish everyone would stop saying ‘the black community’ though. WHICH ONE? Bin Adewunmi: Clarifying my ‘black community’ tweet: I hate the generally lazy thinking behind the []

UK NEWS: JEREMY CLARKSON IN RACE ROW OVER LENNY HENRY REMARK

Oh dear… Top Gear star Jeremy Clarkson just doesn’t know when to shut up.  Read below what the big idiot has said now. Via The Daily Mail The controversial Top Gear  presenter, who has driven environmentalists mad with his eco-sceptism, was commenting on the energy-saving mode on his new TV when he referred to ‘Lenny Henry in a cave’. In a newspaper column, he wrote: ‘Like so many things in life these days, my new LG flatscreen television has an eco feature. []

UK NEWS: MIDSOMER MURDERS FANS DEFEND ‘RACE-ROW’ PRODUCER

Well it’s all kicking off now! Since it was announced earlier today that Midsomer Murders co-creator/producer Brian True-May has now been suspended, after saying in an interview that there was no place for ethnic minorities in his show, the fans and the show’s stars have come out to support him. Click HERE to read more…. I wonder what the script writers have planned for future episodes. I just know that there are plans to incorporate in the odd “ethnic” character now.  Will a Grime emcee with short dreads from Brixton just appear in []

UK NEWS: JAY-Z INVOLVED IN ‘RACE ROW’ / RAPPER ALLEGEDLY BANS WHITE PEOPLE FROM ENTERING EVENT

Via Sify American rapper Jay-Z got himself involved in a race row when bouncers at his party after the BRIT music awards here “banned” white people from drinking with the star. The minders were spotted prohibiting clubbers including music industry executives, journalists and revellers from the private event because they were not “of colour”. Jay Z’s bizarre ruling has left top black celebs like Oritse Williams and Strictly Come Dancing judge Alesha Dixon, 31, fuming, reports mirror.co.uk. “My friends have been getting knocked about []

UK NEWS: THE QUEEN’S SHOP REMOVES GOLLIWOG DOLLS AFTER CAROL THATCHER RACE ROW

I think this is absolutely hilarious!!! Golligate has got Queen Elizabeth II SHOOK! lol!!! Via BBC News Managers of a gift shop on the Queen’s Sandringham Estate in Norfolk have apologised after they were found to be selling golliwog toys. The dolls have now been withdrawn from sale and a spokesman said the managers “did not intend to offend anyone”. The news came after Carol Thatcher was axed from The One Show after referring to a tennis player as a “golliwog”. The BBC said on []