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January 4th, 2022
British Council launches inquiry after Kenyan staff allege racism

LONDON, United Kingdom- The British Council has launched an inquiry into allegations from black current and former staff members in Kenya who claim they were subjected to systemic racism.

October 19th, 2021
CoI instigator Augustus J. U. Jaspert to appear before CoI tomorrow

WICKHAM’S CAY II, Tortola, VI- The man who gave the Virgin Islands a Commission of Inquiry (CoI) as a parting gift and perceived ‘last lick’, the controversial ex-governor Augustus J. U. Jaspert, is scheduled to appear before the CoI tomorrow, October 20, 2021.

October 19th, 2021
American actress defends man who damaged Columbus statue in Bahamas

ATLANTA, USA- When a man in the Bahamas took a sledgehammer and damaged a statue of Italian explorer Christopher Columbus on October 9, 2021, many took to social media to condemn the act; however, the man, who was subsequently arrested and threatened with prosecution, has also received support, including from American actress and comedian Amanda I. Seales.

September 4th, 2021
UPDATE:Lambert Resort extends olive branch to ‘Masa Pasa’ after misunderstanding

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Wyndham Tortola BVI Lambert Beach Resort is going the distance to extend an olive branch and clear up a misunderstanding between the resort and one of its prospective customers, Mr Ramoamasagana Pemberton aka 'Masa Pasa' after an exchange on Sunday, August 29, 2021, resulted in a virus social media post accusing the resort of discriminating against locals.

July 13th, 2021
UK Gov’t accused of 'stoking the fire’ of racism in football

LONDON, UK - Described as appalling and a stark reality of the situation in the United Kingdom (UK), football players Marcus Rashford MBE, Jadon M. Sancho and Bukayo Ayoyinka T.M. Saka have become subjects of racial abuse on social media after they missed penalties in the 3-2 shootout defeat to Italy in the Euro 202 Final at Wembley Stadium.

May 16th, 2021
Governor & UK staff in VI run/walk for mental health

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Governor John J. Rankin, CMG, along with United Kingdom staff of the Governor’s Office in the Virgin Islands joined staff from more than 230 British Embassies, High Commissions, Governors’ Offices and Consulates across the globe on a 24-hour global marathon relay to help mental health charities across the world on May 15, 2021.

April 22nd, 2021
Late Prince Philip reportedly ‘embodied European bigotry & xenophobia’

LONDON, UK – The death of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, on April 9, 2021, saw an outpouring of love and support to the Royal Family, not only for the tragic loss but in celebration of Philip’s charitable works and achievements over the years.

April 20th, 2021
UN group ‘categorically rejects & condemns' UK race disparities report

LONDON, United Kingdom- United Nations (UN) experts have condemned the highly controversial United Kingdom (UK) Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities Report and have called on the UK Prime Minister Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson aka ‘Boris’ to also reject the findings of the Report.

April 7th, 2021
‘I do not believe I’m a racist in any shape or form’- CoP Matthews

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI – Outgoing Commissioner of Police, Mr Michael B. Matthews has broken his silence regarding comments he made over the unexplained wealth of some Virgin Islanders, which he connected to nefarious activities like the drugs trade and money laundering.

April 3rd, 2021
UK’s latest race report ‘gives green light to racists’- Mother of slain black teen

LONDON, UK - Doreen D. Lawrence OBE, the mother of black youth Stephen Lawrence who was murdered by UK racists in 1993, has condemned a Johnson government-commissioned report that claimed the UK no longer had a system rigged against minorities.


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