Racism

Black and minoritised ethnic communities at disproportionate risk of homelessness in the UK
Homelessness

Black and minoritised ethnic communities at disproportionate risk of homelessness in the UK

A new study by academics at Heriot-Watt University found ethnicity, migration background and discrimination increase the risk of homelessness. Professor Glen Bramley explains

Doreen Lawrence says the UK justice system ‘degrades’ the Black community
Racism

Doreen Lawrence says the UK justice system ‘degrades’ the Black community

“Within the black community we suffer from this every day,” says Doreen Lawrence, who has campaigned for police reform since her son’s murder in 1993

Fans unveil statue of Jack Leslie – the pioneering Black footballer you’ve never heard of
Football

Fans unveil statue of Jack Leslie – the pioneering Black footballer you’ve never heard of

Jack Leslie should have become England’s first Black footballer in 1925. Nearly a century later he’s been honoured with a statue after fans raised £140,000

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

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

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

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

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

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

Expanded stop and search powers will lead to ‘more criminalisation of Black people’, groups warn
Stop and Search

Expanded stop and search powers will lead to ‘more criminalisation of Black people’, groups warn

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’

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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

Six lies the far-right tell about homeless people on social media – and why they are wrong
Homelessness

Six lies the far-right tell about homeless people on social media – and why they are wrong

Institutional racism to blame for South Asian workers missing out on sick pay, report finds
Employment

Institutional racism to blame for South Asian workers missing out on sick pay, report finds

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

Nusrat Ghani Islamophobia scandal ‘could put ethnic minority women off a career in politics’
Politics

Nusrat Ghani Islamophobia scandal ‘could put ethnic minority women off a career in politics’

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Activists cleared of criminal damage over toppling of Edward Colston statue in Bristol
Black Lives Matter

Activists cleared of criminal damage over toppling of Edward Colston statue in Bristol

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