Race

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    Long Reads

    “What I learned from two years of joint therapy with my mum”

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    Life

    This black hair animation had the most successful short film fundraiser Kickstarter has ever seen

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    Books

    There’s so much good news about Malorie Blackman’s Noughts & Crosses series

Latest Stories

  • Gina Rodriguez
    People

    Gina Rodriguez's emotional response to criticism that she's anti-black

    The Jane the Virgin actress teared up during a radio interview

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    Sarah Shaffi
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  • Long Reads

    “Black Panther is a love letter to dark-skinned black women”

    Following the news that Black Panther is a Best Picture nominee, we take a look at the Marvel movie’s legacy.

    Posted by
    Danielle Dash
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  • Visible Women

    From Anne Hathaway to student activists: the women making waves this week

    Looking back at the women who made a difference and pushed for change in the last seven days.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Long Reads

    “Why Love Island’s lack of diversity speaks of a much bigger problem”

    “Occupying a predominately white space as the lone black woman is lonely.”

    Posted by
    Danielle Dash
    Published
  • Careers

    Nubian Skin founder Ade Hassan talks us through her working day

    “I don’t think we’ll see equality until Asian, black and mixed-race women can find nudes in any tone that a white woman could.”

    Posted by
    Moya Lothian-McLean
    Published
  • Fashion

    Meghan Markle's tights are breaking the internet and this is why

    If the only woman of colour in the royal family can’t find tights that match her skin tone, there’s little hope for the rest of us.

    Posted by
    Billie Bhatia
    Published
  • Long Reads

    Why we all need to see Ms Marvel on screen

    “I want to see superheroes that reflect the world I live in”

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • Long Reads

    “Why Beyoncé's historic Coachella performance was so important”

    Beyoncé is the first black woman, and the second woman of any race, to headline the music festival

    Posted by
    Danielle Dash
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  • Visible Women

    Remembering Edmonia Lewis, the female sculptor who defied the rules

    She was a celebrated artist of colour at a time when slavery dominated American life.

    Posted by
    Anna-Marie Crowhurst
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  • People

    Paris Jackson begs fans to stop altering the colour of her skin

    “I am what I am.”

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney
    Published
  • Visible Women

    “I have been a black feminist activist for 25 years. This is what I’ve learned”

    Marai Larasi, executive director of black and minority ethnic women’s organisation Imkaan, shares what she knows about meaningful feminist activism.

    Posted by
    Marai Larasi
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  • Life

    The Oscars prove there's an appetite for diversity in film. So where is it?

    There’s no excuse for the film industry to keep on ignoring underrepresented groups

    Posted by
    Emily Reynolds
    Published
  • Books

    Why London’s Big Read initiative is so important

    "As long as you are reading, thinking and engaging with books, you really cannot go wrong."

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published
  • Beauty

    Adwoa Aboah and Ashley Graham join forces in beauty campaign for a cause

    The 'Live Boldly' movement hopes to advocate inclusivity within the beauty industry

    Posted by
    Jadie Troy-Pryde
    Published
  • People

    Lupita Nyong’o is writing a children’s book with a beautiful message

    It's a story of self-acceptance

    Posted by
    Sonya Barber
    Published
  • Visible Women

    Amber Tamblyn calls on Disney to add more women of colour to their board

    The company’s response was encouraging, but more change is still needed.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Serena Williams explains why her dad didn’t walk her down the aisle
    People

    Serena Williams’ terrifying birth story highlights alleged racism in US healthcare

    “This happens to black women EVERY single day”

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
    Published
  • People

    Emma Watson acknowledges her “white privilege” in powerful open letter

    And she wants you to do the same

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    "Why it matters that a mixed-race woman is going to become a British royal"

    "Yes, one biracial woman is not going to revolutionise a prejudiced and elitist society overnight. But it’s a start."

    Posted by
    Moya Lothian-McLean
    Published
  • People

    Jane Fonda just made a very important point about Weinstein’s accusers

    Most of the women who've spoken out against Harvey Weinstein have something in common

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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