South African protesters ransack H&M stores over "racist" ad

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Protesters angered by a "racist" H&M advertisement ransacked several of the Swedish fashion group's South African stores on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 13th, 2018

Racist Flyers Calling African-Americans ‘Stupid Monkeys’ Found at South Carolina College

The discovery is only one of many at college campuses in the past year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 17th, 2018

H&M temporarily closes all stores in South Africa after protests against "racist" shirt

H&M temporarily closes all stores in South Africa after protests against "racist" shirt.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2018

H&M closes all its stores in South Africa after protests

H&M stores across South Africa were shuttered Saturday. Local media reported that destructive protesters had swarmed several locations......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJan 13th, 2018

Protesters Storm H&M Stores In South Africa After The Release Of a Controversial Advertisement

Protestors in South Africa stormed H&M stores after the controversial advertisement was released by the company......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 13th, 2018

South Africa party storms H&M stores over monkey shirt ad

Members of a South African opposition party have stormed into some H&M stores to protest a promotional image of a black child wearing a sweatshirt with the words "Coolest monkey in the jungle.".....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 13th, 2018

South Africa Protesters Call for President Zuma"s Removal

South African demonstrators call for the resignation of President Jacob Zuma after a week of turmoil that posed the gravest threat yet to his eight-year rule......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 7th, 2017

South Africa: Over 100 Arrested as Anti-Immigrant Protests Simmer

More than a quarter of the South African population is unemployed, and protesters have blamed foreigners for taking local jobs......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 24th, 2017

South African retailer Spar Group pulls out of Zimbabwe

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African retailer and wholesaler Spar Group has closed its distribution centre in Zimbabwe due to weak economic growth and will now supply independent stores from South Africa, the firm's chief executive said on Wednesda.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 16th, 2016

This Retail Tycoon Wants to Open 500 Stores in China in Three Years

Christo Wiese wants to blitz the nation with British brand New Look. As Europe’s fashion giants brace for what could be the toughest leg of their expansion in China, a South African retail tycoon has launched a bold assault on the world’s .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 21st, 2016

South Africa’s ANC At War as Protesters Demand Zuma"s Resignation

South Africa’s governing African National Congress (ANC) has been accused of “apartheid tactics” by some of its own members in a row over a protest calling for President Jacob Zuma’s resignation. Protesters under the banner #OccupyLuthuliHouse—.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 5th, 2016

Nikki Haley voices regret to African UN envoys after Trump"s racist slur

Nikki Haley asked to meet the African ambassadors at the United Nations after they released a joint statement demanding an apology from Trump.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2018

Pastor Denounces Trump"s Racist Slur in Front of Mike Pence

Maryland pastor calls comments Trump reportedly said about African nations and Haiti "dehumanizing.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 16th, 2018

South Korea is launching a massive 52,000-store shopping festival to boost tickets sales to the Winter Olympics

Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images South Korea is launching a 42-day shopping festival which will include 52,000 stores, from 700 companies. The festival aims to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2018

“Trump Is Not Racist, African-Americans Benefit From His Presidency” — Alveda King

“Trump Is Not Racist.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 15th, 2018

Trump"s "Shithole" Comments See U.S. Diplomats Summoned By African Nations To Explain Vulgar Language

South Africa and Ghana are among countries calling on U.S. diplomats to meet with government officials to address the president's comments......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 15th, 2018

President Trump Says He Is ‘the Least Racist Person’

After he referred to Haiti and some African nations as "shithole countries." President Donald Trump de.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 14th, 2018

African ambassadors to UN blast Trump remark as "racist, xenophobic"

Expresses concern over Trump administration's apparent increasing denigration of Africa 'and people of colour'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Rothman Furniture closes stores; owner reopening some as Art Van Furniture

Four stores — in St. Ann, O'Fallon, Missouri; O'Fallon, Illinois; and South St. Louis County — will open next weekend as Art Van Furniture......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2018

Former US ambassador to UN says Africa"s response to Trump"s "shithole" comments is unprecedented

REUTERS/Andrew Kelly The African group of ambassadors to the United Nations called President Donald's comments in an immigration meeting on Thursday racist. Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations as "shithole countries.".....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2018

South Africa"s new party leader targets "billions" in graft

The new leader of South Africa's ruling party vows to crack down on the corruption that has weakened the African National Congress in a new push to end inequities that haunt the nation more than 20 years after the end of white minority rule......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 13th, 2018