• Frank Furedi
  • Frank Furedi
  • Sociologist, commentator and author
Theme: race

Racism no longer an objective act of oppression but an inherently subjective accusation

The promotion of the idea that racism is prevalent and that its unwitting variant is even more widespread prompts people to interpret each other's behaviour and language through the prism of race.

After Gaza: what’s behind 21st-century anti-Semitism?

Anti-Israel sentiment is morphing into anti-Jewish sentiment, as more and more people project their disdain for the modern world on to ‘the Jew’.

Europe’s Estrangement from Israel

By distancing itself from the Jewish state, Europe seeks to deflect the anger of its Muslim population.

Kenya is not the new Rwanda

Why Western observers see every political conflict in Africa as an inexplicable outburst of violence and a harbinger of ‘holocaust’.

What’s behind the ‘new anti-semitism’?

The game of ‘spot the anti-Semite’ currently being played in intellectual circles misses what is new in expressions of the oldest prejudice today

Who can pass the spelling test?

The rise of the rising sun

Exploring how the defeat of Russia by Japan 100 years ago this month had long lasting implications for race relations. [pdf format]

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