Anti-racism

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How We Can Win: activist Kimberly Jones’ viral ‘Monopoly speech’ explaining how we cannot win against racism released in a new book

The viral Black Lives Matter ‘Monopoly speech’ is being turned into a powerful anti-racism book

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Amy Beecham
  • Netflix's Colin In Black And White
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    Netflix’s Colin In Black & White: “A provocative, inspiring and infuriating watch”

  • Ridley Road on BBC One
    TV

    The huge significance of those 8 little words in Ridley Road

Latest Stories

Black Lives Matter protestors in London following George Floyd's death
People

12 UK anti-racism charities and organisations to support now and forever

Looking for a way to be a better anti-racist ally? Start here.

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Lauren Geall
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Julia Roberts
Film

Julia Roberts’ new Netflix drama confronts racism, class and parenthood

True Detective star Mahershala Ali will co-star, and it looks to be rife with drama.

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Charley Ross
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Naomi Osaka was left visibly upset in a recent press conference.
Wellbeing

Naomi Osaka being forced to explain her anxiety proves how the media hasn’t learned anything

We still have a long way to go in protecting Black and brown sportswomen’s mental health.

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Miranda Larbi
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"Being racially fetishised is stripping away who you are, taking your personality out of the equation"
Books

“The fetishisation of mixed women is still rife – I know firsthand”

Author Natalie Morris on why racial fetishisation is so damaging.

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Morgan Cormack
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Amy Beecham
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We have a first look at Colin Kaepernick and Ava DuVernay’s new Netflix drama

It’s time to add Colin In Black & White to your watchlist.

Image of woman holding up blank placards.
Books

An introvert’s guide to being an effective activist

“It is important to remember that behind every outspoken face, there is often a team of people helping to bring their message to the public.”

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Karen Edwards
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how to support stop asian hate
Life

Stop Asian Hate: 7 ways to keep the momentum of the anti-racist movement going

“Despite being more than a year since the first UK lockdown, the racism heightened with Covid-19 has clung to us”

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Kate Ng
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Jordan Banjo (L) and Ashley Banjo, accepting Virgin Medias Must-See Moment award for Diversity's performance on "Britain's Got Talent", pose in the Winners Room at the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards 2021 at Television Centre on June 6, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
TV

Ashley Banjo’s powerful Baftas speech has set Twitter on fire, for good reason

“This is what change looks like, and I am so proud to be standing here.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Rakie Ayola, winner of the Best Support Actress award for her role in "Anthony", poses in the Winners Room at the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards 2021 at Television Centre on June 6, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
TV

Rakie Ayola’s moving tribute to murdered teen Anthony Walker at the 2021 Baftas

“If you think for a second that you know anybody who thinks all they have is to take the life of another, do whatever you can to stop them.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Author Sophie Williams and the cover of 'Millennial Black'
People

How to be an anti-racist ally in every area of your life

Sophie Williams (@officialmillennialblack) guides you through the most important steps to remember

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Alice Porter
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Black owned bookshops
Books

13 Black-owned bookshops to order online and support throughout and after the pandemic

Diverse bookshops to order online from and pay a visit when you can.

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Megan Murray
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Alice Porter
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How to create a more inclusive workplace, whatever role you’re in

An expert explains the importance of being an anti-racist ally at work with tips on how to be consistent.

Tyler Perry, winner of the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, poses in the press room during the Oscars on Sunday, April 25, 2021, at Union Station in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello-Pool/Getty Images)
Film

Why Tyler Perry’s viral Oscars speech has proven so incredibly divisive

“Just refuse hate,” the director urged viewers. “Don’t hate anybody.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Doreen Lawrence
News

Stephen Lawrence’s mother powerfully explains what his murder means in 2021

"Our country at times is so divided, and I see Stephen as bringing people together”

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Hollie Richardson
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Football is for the fans t-shirts
News

The uncomfortable question about the united outrage against the Super League

“It’s a shame it’s not like this with everything that’s going wrong in the game, like racism…”

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Hollie Richardson
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News

The reaction to the government’s race report is in and it’s scathing

Anti-racism campaigners have described the report as a “whitewash” of the lived experiences of people of colour.

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Kimi Chaddah
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Sandra Oh in new Netflix series.
Celebrity

This is why Sandra Oh’s passionate anti-hate speech has gone viral

The Killing Eve actor made a surprise appearance at a Stop Asian Hate rally over the weekend.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Gemma Chan against a grey backdrop
Celebrity

Gemma Chan, Olivia Munn and Rihanna underline “brutal” truth of the Atlanta shootings

“What happened in Atlanta was brutal, tragic, and is certainly not an isolated incident by any means.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Shayna Conde
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Black women deserve better support in the fitness industry and this stereotype isn’t helping

Black women are expected to be strong – but not too strong. In 2021, it's time that we all work together to tackle misogynoir in the fitness space.

Life

14 Black-owned lifestyle brands to support this Black Pound Day

We have power as consumers, let's use it.

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Megan Murray
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