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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)

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

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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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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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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 23: People march in honor of George Floyd on May 23, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The National Action Network and members of George Floyd's family hosted an inaugural remembrance to honor the life of Floyd, who was killed by former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin on May 25, 2020. Chauvin has since been convicted of multiple murder counts in Floyds death. (Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)
Life

How we can all be better allies in the fight against racism

White people need to be better allies, that much is clear. So how can they do that?

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Kayleigh Dray
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TV

“Sometimes a loving ‘no’ is the best thing”: Jodie Turner-Smith on the power of boundaries

The Anne Boleyn actor on learning to set her limits as she navigates Hollywood life.

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Leigh-Anne Pinnock was “scared to speak out” about racism

“I was really scared, actually, about speaking out, which is why I feel like I didn’t for so many years.”

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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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.

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Alice Porter
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Lucy Liu
Celebrity

Lucy Liu reflects on how Charlie’s Angels helped “move the needle” for Asian representation

In a new essay, the award-winning actor reflected on her fight to dismantle stereotypes.

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Christobel Hastings
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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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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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News

The world reacts as Derek Chauvin is convicted of murdering George Floyd

“Pain and joy all in one...”

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Hollie Richardson
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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…”

Life

Feeling apprehensive about lockdown easing? Stylist investigates re-entry anxiety

Yes, we can meet up with friends but why aren’t we jumping for joy? Read in this week's digital magazine.

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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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Bibaa Henry and Nicole Smallman
News

Nicole Smallman and Bibaa Henry’s mother challenges lack of “outcry” over murdered women of colour

Mina Smallman says her daughters' deaths did not receive the same attention as Sarah Everard's.

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Moya Crockett
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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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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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Naga Munchetty’s new show is the one thing you should make time for this week

You can watch Let’s Talk About Race on BBC iPlayer.

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Hollie Richardson
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We can’t let Piers Morgan distract us from these 4 vital issues raised by Meghan

The GMB host’s reaction to Meghan’s Oprah interview is a prime example of gaslighting, and we mustn’t let it overshadow what’s really important.

Serena Williams
Celebrity

Serena Williams reacts to Meghan Markle’s Oprah interview in a powerful statement

“I know firsthand the sexism and racism institutions and the media use to vilify women and people of colour to minimize us, to break us down and demonize us.”

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Lauren Geall
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