Diversity

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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)

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

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    Wellbeing

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    Careers

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

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Jessie Mei Li as Alina in Shadow And Bone
TV

Think Shadow And Bone is just another fantasy show? Think again

Netflix’s new fantasy series does something very different to other TV shows, and here’s why that’s so important.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Lee Isaac Chung (R), winner of Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language for “Minari”, and daughter speak during the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards broadcast on February 28, 2021.
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Minari won Best Foreign Film at the Golden Globes. Here’s why that’s a problem

“Reminder: Minari is an American film.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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A backdrop for journalists at the 2021 Golden Globes awards in Los Angeles
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Why tonight’s Golden Globes ceremony will be one steeped in controversy

Celebrities are calling for change after it was revealed there are no Black members on the Golden Globes’ awarding body.

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Lauren Geall
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Strong Women

Where are all the Black and brown female weightlifters?

Non-white women want to strength train but a lack of representation in the industry is stopping many from lifting heavy and getting stronger.

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Makeup artist Pat McGrath marks damehood honour with inspiring life advice

“Never give up on your dreams.”

Life

5 ways we can all be more inclusive, according to an expert

Positive change means being proactive

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Life

Black Girls Hike is the inspiring community diversifying the world of walking

“Your vibe attracts your tribe and being part of this group has brought me together with some amazing women”

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Megan Murray
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TV

New Money: Gabrielle Union’s Showtime comedy is top of our watch-list

The show focuses on a group of Black women who are moving on from the struggles of their 20s.

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Anna Brech
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TV

Finally there are women we can relate to on TV – but why has it taken so long?

Weruche Opia, Hayley Squires and Gbemisola Ikumelo discuss the emergence of a new kind of on-screen womanhood.

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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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June Sarpong
Careers

June Sarpong recalls the reality of gaslighting in the workplace

“I’ve been up for jobs and, last minute, there’s been fear…”

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Hollie Richardson
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Nadiya Hussain says challenging the lack of diversity in TV can be “exhausting”

The Great British Bake Off star opened up about the struggle she has faced to create space for herself in a predominantly white industry.

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Beauty

“How a lack of products for Black women has affected my relationship with make-up and my hair”

“Black women are constantly being told to be anyone other than themselves.”

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Kelle Salle
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Nadiya Hussain
People

“Middle-aged, Caucasian, male”: Nadiya Hussain on her struggle to belong in the world of TV

The Bake Off star says it's hard to speak out about industry racism and a lack of diversity.

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Anna Brech
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People

“Nobody Told Me… my friend’s murder would lead me to a career fighting for justice”

Alexandra Wilson shares how a tragic murder inspired her to fight the system from within

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Fashion

11 beautiful black-owned jewellery brands to shop now

Get ready to add to basket

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Billie Bhatia
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We need to see more women of colour with disabilities presenting on scree
Life

Women of colour with disabilities are always left out of the conversation about diversity

Editors and gatekeepers need to recognise that disabled voices are an integral part of any newsroom.

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Myra Ali
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Adwoa Aboah
People

Remarkable Women Awards: Adwoa Aboah wins Mentor of the Year

“To the countless people who inspire me…”

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Hollie Richardson
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What do the female icons of tomorrow look like?

The next generation of changemakers are ready to rise

People

Issa Rae just perfectly summed up why interracial romcoms are so important

Well said.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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