Indian Students Still Subjected to Racial Abuse in New Zealand

From The Times of India 25 Feb 2009 “Indian students studying in New Zealand’s southernmost city Invercargill have been targets of racial abuse and called terrorists by local people, a newspaper reported on Wednesday. Four of those targeted are Sikhs who wear turbans, which they said made some ignorant people confuse them with Arabs or…

Student Nurse Linda Tang Alleges Racial Discrimination

A student nurse in the final stages of her nursing degree has dropped out of her course and is taking her college to the Human Rights Commission. Linda Tang, a 42 years old student at UNITEC, left her course because she said her tutors were making it impossible for her to pass. Tang’s tutors complaint…