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Racism trial begins for Finns Party Youth activists

Three activists from the Finns Party Youth group are on trial today at Pirkanmaa District Court, facing charges of racial incitement connected to last...

Tampere tram ‘will bring unemployed immigrants to city centre to ask...

A Finns Party politician has sparked consternation after claiming that a new Tampere tram line will become "a train for mamu" - a Finnish...

Justice at last for Namibian students as Joensuu racist attackers are...

Two foreign students from Namibia, who were the victims of a racist assault in September 2018, have finally seen their attackers convicted. A 35-year old...

Councilor to file police report after Finns Party pigs video

A local councilor in Helsinki says he'll file a report to the police after a Finns Party politician in Central Ostrobothnia posted an inflammatory...

Poll: Slight majority of Finns consider racism a significant problem

Slightly more than half of Finns consider racism to be a significant problem, according to a new poll released to by Uutissuomalainen newspaper group. The...

Report: Lifetime of racial discrimination in Finland begins at an early...

A lifetime of racial discrimination in Finland begins at an early age, with even pre-school children experiencing systemic racism in the education system. A new...

Finns Party cuts ties with MP who posted racist meme online

The Finns Party Parliamentary Group says it is cutting ties with MPĀ Ano Turtiainen after he posted a racist meme on Twitter on Wednesday, mocking...

Thousands turn out for Helsinki Black Lives Matter rally

Thousands of people joined a rally in Helsinki to support the Black Lives Matter movement in America, to protest the death of George Floyd...

Anti-Racism Week highlights the work of allies

The National Anti-Racism Week, organised by the Finnish Red Cross is hoping to influence attitudes about race relations, and highlight the work of allies...

Brunberg kisses goodbye to African stereotype packaging

Porvoo confectionery manufacturer BrunbergĀ is changing the packaging on its chocolate Kisses product, to remove a cartoon drawing of an African couple that's been called...