14 December 2020
Tory home secretary Priti Patel has been forced to fast track money to victims of the Windrush scandal.
14 December 2020
The cops are facing a backlash after a violent assault on a black teenager in north London last week.
08 December 2020
In the wake of George Floyd’s killing, Black Lives Matter (BLM) made great advances in the struggle against racism, and what it means to be an anti-racist.
30 November 2020
London top cop Cressida Dick has claimed that stop and search tactics are saving the lives of young black men in London. This is because they are more likely to carry knives apparently.
29 November 2020
The third film in Steve McQueen’s series takes on the institutional racism that exists in the police
13 November 2020
Greg Clarke’s forced resignation as chair of the Football Association last week for describing black players as “coloured” will have stirred uncomfortable memories for many.
27 October 2020
In a testimonial to other activists, Rosa Parks wrote, “freedom fighters never retire”. And for her, this proved to be true.
26 October 2020
The Tories have pushed through legal changes to make Britain’s immigration system even more racist.
20 October 2020
London’s Met Police has decided that evidence captured by cops’ body ¬cameras will not be routinely released—because the evidence is too damning.
08 October 2020
The latest British Social Attitudes survey has found “record lows” in the level of trust and confidence in the government.
03 October 2020
An Institute of Race Relations report published last week showed how school sets up poorer black boys in particular for a life of exclusion.
13 September 2020
In 1791 an atrocity so hideous occurred on a slave ship in the Atlantic that its captain was brought to a British court. The verdict was a damning indictment of both the ruling class and the way it got its riches
29 August 2020
Isabel Ringrose tells the terrible truth about the British Empire that Boris Johnson expects us to salute
09 August 2020
Over 700 people gathered in Tottenham, north London, to protest against police brutality on Saturday.
06 August 2020
Early in Britain’s Covid-19 crisis, when figures revealed that black people were dying at a disproportional rate, right wingers rushed to explain this as a biological trait. It was proof, they said, of inherent racial differences.
03 August 2020
Cops are more likely to use force against black people, and schools are more likely to exclude them
18 July 2020
A sharp increase in coronavirus cases has taken Blackburn back to the brink of lockdown, and some have a racist solution.
10 July 2020
The police are to face a review into allegations of racial profiling. They must be found guilty
06 July 2020
Accounts from those unfairly targeted by police reveal widespread racism
23 June 2020
Protests are continuing to rage across the US over the racist murder of George Floyd by police officer Derek Chauvin a month ago.