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Et protest-essay: “Selvfølgelig kan man finde steder i verden, hvor racismen er værre… Men Danmark har et problem med racisme”

Samuel Herrin Bertholdsen har skrevet dette grumme essay om, hvordan han har oplevet racisme hele sit liv. Fra negerboller over skolegårdsslagsmål til raceprofilering i jobsøgningen og på datingmarkedet. følg linket her under:

Danish Media’s part in today’s racism

Media is often called the Fourth Pillar or Fourth Estate of Democracy as a democracy requires informed citizens and the media is a platform for receiving information and exchanging ideas. Media’s role is therefore to inform the public with unbiased and credible information without any censorship or tampering. Yes, media can also share opinions, however, in …

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The dark numbers, hate crimes in Denmark – Part Two

As promised here’s a followup on my first article about the dark numbers within hate crimes in Denmark. The numbers presented in the last article clearly shows that there is a huge amount of hate crimes in Denmark that are either not registered as hate crimes, discarded by the police due to lack of evidence …

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The dark numbers, hate crimes in Denmark

In recent years, Danish police have seen an increase in reported hate crimes. When defining a hate crime, the Danish police divide the definition into 3 categories based on the crime’s motive; motivated by sexual orientation, religiously motivated, and racially motivated. Racially motivated hate crimes include, among other things, motives involving nationality, ethnicity, race, and …

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Meet the new board in AEC

We at AEC are proud to present the new board. Please like and follow us on social media or revisit our website for more information about the new board and the upcoming changes in Aec

AEC 2.0

To all AEC members: It is with a heavy heart that we must announce that AEC founder and Chairman, Victor Bennett, will be stepping down as Chairman. Victor let the AEC board know of his intention to step down some time ago, stating a desire to focus on himself, his family and other projects. He …

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#CERD34 Ratification / Implementation in Denmark- 2020!

In light of recent events specific to Afrodanes / People of African Descent in Denmark, Afro Empowerment Center Denmark’s working group which consist of volunteer citizens and residents initiated the CERD34 Petition to Parliament which became live 17.08.2020 and we are seeking the Danish public interest and support regardless of your ethnic background and …

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What is a “Person of African Descent”​ and why are they the “seen/unseen” in Denmark?

Ethnicity is a multidimensional concept. It is neither simple nor consistent. It comprises one or more of the following: shared origins or social background; shared culture or traditions that are distinctive and maintained between generations and lead to a sense of identity and group; and a common language or religious tradition.

Mediegruppen for Somaliere i DK

Vi vil blive klogere på, hvad organisations formål er og borgerforslaget Ratificér CERD34 som specifikt omhandler, racediskriminering af mennesker af afrikansk afstamning samt råd om bekæmpelse. Følg godt med. -Afrodanes and People of African Descent. Posted by Facebook on Wed, September 2, 2020 “Vi vil blive klogere på, hvad organisations formål er og borgerforslaget Ratificér …

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PRESSMEDDELSELSE  – AFRO EMPOWERMENT CENTER (AEC) I KAMPEN MOD DISKRIMINATION I DANMARK Hos AEC anerkender vi, at ikke alle mennesker af afrikanske afstamning (PAD) eller PAD allierede deler de samme synspunkter, og/eller tilgang til kampen mod racediskrimination i  Danmark. Vi bifalder og bakker op om indsatserne, fra vores kolleger i kampen, men det er AECs  …

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