So what if Miss France is ‘as white as snow’

A newly crowned Miss France beauty queen has become embroiled in accusations of racism and a catfight between previous winners just days into her reign. The Representative Council of Black Associations (CRAN) denounced medical student Marine Lorphelin, 19, for being ‘as white as snow’ and criticised the lack of black and Arab contestants. The organisation … [Read the full story]

Buford Balony says AFL are all hypocrites

The racism crisis engulfing Melbourne Demons deepened after their major sponsor admitted to making a series of slurs against Aborigines, Asians, women and Prime Minister Julia Gillard. Entrepreneur Ben Polis – CEO and co-owner of EnergyWatch, which gives the football club an estimated $2 million a year – admitted that he made dozens of offensive … [Read the full story]

Aussie takes Poms to court for racism

An Australian community warden who claimed he was racially abused by colleagues who constantly greeted him with ‘G’day Sport’ is taking his case to the European Court of Human Rights. Geoff Stephens, who has been in the UK for 27 years after coming over from Australia when he was 22 years old, claimed he suffered … [Read the full story]

Pauline Hanson could be Queen of radio on 6PR

Yesterday Pauline Hanson revealed that she was interested in talk-back radio. Steve Mills on 6PR 882 radio station asked the question when she was on his breakfast show and she was more than interested. Pauline Hanson mentioned that she had been to Perth before but was in no way a local. Steve Mills let her … [Read the full story]

John Terry is a racist fool

Queens Park Rangers defender Anton Ferdinand spoke out for the first time about the racism row with John Terry, saying he had “very strong feelings” about the incident which is the subject of a Football Association investigation. Ferdinand said: “I finalised my statement with the Football Association with regards to the incident that occurred (October … [Read the full story]

Eliota Fuimaono Sapolu may quit after ban

Samoa centre Eliota Fuimaono Sapolu has reportedly threatened to quit rugby after receiving a six-month suspended ban for accusing referee Nigel Owens of racism and bias following his team’s World Cup exit. Fuimaono Sapolu made a number of controversial Twitter posts during the tournament including one following a 13-5 defeat by defending champions South Africa … [Read the full story]

Mel Gibson ‘Beavers’ about with Prince Albert of Monaco

When they’re not saving rainforests, it seems Mel Gibson and his royal pal Prince Albert enjoy activities of a more leisurely kind. Today the pair were spotted relaxing aboard a yacht in Monaco,  just a few miles along the coast from Cannes where Gibson has been promoting his new film The Beaver. Mel, 55, and … [Read the full story]