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Ireland Racist Incidents Up 85% In 2013
According to Irish Times:
An 85 per cent increase in racist incidents this year has been reported by the Immigrant Council of Ireland. The council said 142 incidents had been reported since January, compared to 77 during the same period last year. Reports peaked over the summer months, with 31 incidents in July alone. Most cases occurred in a person’s local community or workplace, while harassment, both verbal and written, accounted for most instances of racism.
ICI chief executive Denise Charlton said the figures were “alarming and once again show racism is a reality which people and families are facing in their communities”. She added: “While the findings are preliminary and we will produce more details in the new year, they are nevertheless stark. People have been made victims in their own homes, at work, on the street and increasingly online.”
Racism is just getting worse, even abroad. SMH.