Racism

The solution to racism controversy in opera is staring us in the face
music

The solution to racism controversy in opera is staring us in the face

Anna Netrebko is not backing down in the row over her make-up, causing other acts to pull out of the Arena di Verona Opera Festival.

Cost of living crisis ‘deepening racial inequality’ with 4 in 10 non-white Londoners in poverty
Cost of living crisis

Cost of living crisis ‘deepening racial inequality’ with 4 in 10 non-white Londoners in poverty

The London Poverty Profile, published this week, also revealed 27 per cent of all households in the capital are living in poverty.

‘Children are dead. And people are still making excuses’: March For Our Lives activist Ariel Hobbs
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‘Children are dead. And people are still making excuses’: March For Our Lives activist Ariel Hobbs

March For Our Lives came from the sense that adults in charge had failed on gun violence. Activist Ariel Hobbs explains how they’re fighting back.

Ricardo P Lloyd: ‘I want to see the industry celebrate Black talent instead of pushing actors out’
Culture

Ricardo P Lloyd: ‘I want to see the industry celebrate Black talent instead of pushing actors out’

Met Police said releasing Grenfell death toll would cause crime as most affected were Muslim
Housing

Met Police said releasing Grenfell death toll would cause crime as most affected were Muslim

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Windrush monument receives mixed reception as 3 in 4 victims are still waiting for compensation
Windrush Day

Windrush monument receives mixed reception as 3 in 4 victims are still waiting for compensation

One in four women of colour have experienced racial slurs at work, report finds
Racism

One in four women of colour have experienced racial slurs at work, report finds

Police anti-racism plan can’t work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say
Racism

Police anti-racism plan can’t work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say

Skunk Anansie’s Skin: ‘Rage Against the Machine gave me permission to be political’
The Music That Made Me

Skunk Anansie’s Skin: ‘Rage Against the Machine gave me permission to be political’

Hundreds protest outside Stoke Newington police station in support of Child Q
Child Q

Hundreds protest outside Stoke Newington police station in support of Child Q

Child Q: Priti Patel urged to take ‘urgent action’ after police accused of stonewalling report
Child Q

Child Q: Priti Patel urged to take ‘urgent action’ after police accused of stonewalling report

10 things you should know about the government’s new race equality strategy
Race equality

10 things you should know about the government’s new race equality strategy

Diane Abbott demands meeting with Hackney police after Black schoolgirl strip-searched
Child Q

Diane Abbott demands meeting with Hackney police after Black schoolgirl strip-searched

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Downing Street criticises Jimmy Carr as Netflix faces calls to remove joke about Roma people
Racism

Downing Street criticises Jimmy Carr as Netflix faces calls to remove joke about Roma people

Middlesex head’s cricket comments show racism is ‘endemic’ in sport, say players
Racism in sport

Middlesex head’s cricket comments show racism is ‘endemic’ in sport, say players

I was a lawyer in the Colston Four trial. History is not being erased, but given full voice
Raj Chada

I was a lawyer in the Colston Four trial. History is not being erased, but given full voice

David Harewood on 2021: ‘The Sewell Report was a kick in the teeth to a lot of Black people’
David Harewood

David Harewood on 2021: ‘The Sewell Report was a kick in the teeth to a lot of Black people’

How the Black Education Movement took on the racist schools system
Race

How the Black Education Movement took on the racist schools system

‘Institutional racism is something you cannot escape’: Azeem Rafiq testimony resonates with British Muslims
Racism

‘Institutional racism is something you cannot escape’: Azeem Rafiq testimony resonates with British Muslims

Here are the UK anti-racism charities leading the fight against racist abuse
Activism

Here are the UK anti-racism charities leading the fight against racist abuse

Nova Reid: ‘Being anti-racist is confronting and will feel uncomfortable’
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Nova Reid: ‘Being anti-racist is confronting and will feel uncomfortable’

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Author Tash Aw: ‘So many of us have multiple identities’
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Author Tash Aw: ‘So many of us have multiple identities’

Tory party member confronts Oliver Dowden over ‘anti-woke’ rhetoric
News

Tory party member confronts Oliver Dowden over ‘anti-woke’ rhetoric

Wales to make teaching Black, Asian and minority ethnic histories mandatory in schools
News

Wales to make teaching Black, Asian and minority ethnic histories mandatory in schools

Filmmaker Paul Sng: ‘My new book shows diversity can make Britain stronger’
Art

Filmmaker Paul Sng: ‘My new book shows diversity can make Britain stronger’

The racist backlash against Rashford, Sancho and Saka was inevitable
Opinion

The racist backlash against Rashford, Sancho and Saka was inevitable

More than £32,000 raised to protect Marcus Rashford mural
News

More than £32,000 raised to protect Marcus Rashford mural

Why is social media still a catalyst for racist hate?
Social Justice

Why is social media still a catalyst for racist hate?

10 ways to say no to racism
Activism

10 ways to say no to racism

Tulsa race massacre: ‘We need to do something to right this wrong’
Activism

Tulsa race massacre: ‘We need to do something to right this wrong’

My Windrush friend Stewart taught me how to oppose racism
Opinion

My Windrush friend Stewart taught me how to oppose racism

Books about racism: Recommendations to mark Stephen Lawrence Day
Books

Books about racism: Recommendations to mark Stephen Lawrence Day

Met police yet to reckon with institutional racism, says Stuart Lawrence
Social Justice

Met police yet to reckon with institutional racism, says Stuart Lawrence

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