racism

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

Raj Chada was a defence lawyer in the Colston Four trial. He says the verdict is the justice system in action – not an attempt to erase history, nor a charter for vandals.

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’

David Harewood’s work in 2021 ranged from soul-baring memoir to festive animation. The common thread? Fighting prejudice…

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

How the Black Education Movement took on the racist schools system

A new archive tells the story of a radical community collective formed in the 1960s to challenge the treatment of Black pupils. Emmanuel Onapa looks at the parallels with groups fighting inequalities in education today.

‘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

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

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

‘The system is controlled by gatekeepers – Black creators are doing it their own way’
Culture

‘The system is controlled by gatekeepers – Black creators are doing it their own way’

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

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

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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