After attending a talk on women in politics in South Africa, Deshnee Subramany feels the discussion moved too far away from the people at hand.
The Movement for Transformation in Media has called for an investigation into transformation at the Times Media Group, saying it is racially biased.
Tension between the different races will always be an issue if we don't address the economic challenges we face in our country, says Khaya Dlanga.
The acting director deputy director general of fisheries, Desmond Stevens, says his Facebook post was "in jest" and not meant to be racist.
Right-wing politician Gianluca Buonanno put on blackface makeup in Parliament in a tirade against supposedly unfair benefits to immigrants in Italy.
Undaunted by apartheid and Aids, she has made all the difference to those otherwise abandoned.
How is it possible that South Africa is a better place now than in 1994, asks a disgruntled South African expatriate.
Give me a blatant racist over a polite one, at least I know who I am dealing with, writes Khaya Dlanga.
Donning blackface for Halloween, such as actress Julianne Hough recently did, evokes racial prejudice, says African studies experts.
After two black Barneys shoppers were accused of credit card fraud, the rapper's fans are petitioning for him to cut ties with the New York store.
KT&G has agreed to pull the ads for new cigarette brand This Africa after its use of monkeys to 'remind people of Africa' was deemed racist.
The EFF is not a racist organisation, but white people must learn to share, says party leader Julius Malema.
Juventus president Andrea Agnelli has called for a reassessment of anti-discrimination rules, but says Italy does not have a problem with racism.
Italy's soccer authorities have ordered AC Milan to play its next game behind closed doors and fined the club €50 000 following abusive chants.
Marchers have demanded Heidelberg Hoër Volkskool relooks its decision to phase out English classes, claiming it to be racist and unconstitutional.
British catwalk model Jourdan Dunn has added her voice to a campaign led by black models for more diversity in the fashion industry.
Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland has lashed out at against racist comments directed at Muslim leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed.
As white people we are raised to think we are central to everything, especially in relation to other races, writes Gillian Schutte.
A University of Pretoria philosophy lecturer has quit after blogging that raping babies is a "phenomenon" in black groups, a newspaper has reported.
NWU management has defended its controversial language policy, which sees non Afrikaans-speaking students using translation headsets during lectures.