Anti-racism

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Black owned bookshops

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

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Megan Murray
  • women discussing workplace inclusivity and diversity in the office
    Careers

    How to create a more inclusive workplace, whatever role you’re in

  • 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

  • Author Sophie Williams and the cover of 'Millennial Black'
    People

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

Latest Stories

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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Kayleigh Dray
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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.”

It's time to fight against misogynoir in the fitness sphere
Strong Women

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.

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Shayna Conde
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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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TV

Ridley Road: the BBC’s new anti-fascist thriller set in swinging sixties London

A compelling drama about one woman's fight against neo-Nazism.

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Anna Brech
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People

Sophie Williams: being an anti-racist ally begins with recognising your privilege

For a fairer society, it's vital to be aware of how your lived experience compares to others.

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

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

Looking for a way to be a better ally this Black History Month? Start here.

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Lauren Geall
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Breonna Taylor's mother Tamika Palmer
Life

Our reaction to the Breonna Taylor verdict shows us the fight is far from over

Protestors have taken to the street in Louisville, Kentucky after it was announced no-one would be charged with her death.

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Lauren Geall
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Victoria Sanusi
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“Why I find Lovecraft Country's depiction of white privilege chillingly accurate”

It's a scary watch and not because of the monsters...

gabrielle union judge americas got talent
Celebrity

Why we mustn’t ignore Gabrielle Union’s “heartbreaking” AGT experience

“That whole [America’s Got Talent] process was really brutal.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Race filters create a safer experience for Black women on dating apps
Opinion

“Why filters on dating apps make Black women like me feel safer online”

One writer explores the benefit of Hinge's new race filters.

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Habiba Katsha
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Octavia Spencer
People

Octavia Spencer says it’s time for Hollywood to tell “new and fresh stories”

“It’s important to be seen and heard.”

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Lauren Geall
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Anita Ghosh and her family
Opinion

“I’ve lost count of the times I’ve been asked where I’m ‘really’ from”

Anita Ghosh writes candidly about being mixed-race.

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Anita Ghosh
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Comparing the struggles Black and Jewish people face does nothing when it comes to tackling racism
Opinion

“Comparing the struggles Black and Jewish people face does nothing when it comes to tackling racism”

As a Black and Jewish woman, I feel frustrated and apprehensive when my identities are pitted up against each other.

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Nadine Batchelor-Hunt
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Black women are using hashtags to call for equality and expose injustices on social media, now I am doing the same
Long Reads

How hashtags have played a crucial role in Black women’s activism online

Black women are using hashtags to call for equality and expose injustices on social media, now I am doing the same

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Rene Germain
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Hanna Ibraheem
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Netflix’s Indian Matchmaking highlights a very big problem with South Asian culture

The show has received backlash for depicting "blatant colourism".

In an aerial view from a drone, a large-scale ground mural depicting Breonna Taylor with the text 'Black Lives Matter' is seen being painted at Chambers Park in Annapolis, Maryland. The mural was organized by Future History Now in partnership with Banneker-Douglass Museum and The Maryland Commission on African American History and Culture.
Life

The viral chain tweet we need to pay attention to

You will almost definitely have seen this post in your Twitter feed. Please do not ignore it.

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Kayleigh Dray
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