Racism

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  • The Harder They Fall Netflix
    Film

    Did Netflix’s The Harder They Fall do real-life Black pioneer Mary Fields justice?

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

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

  • Netflix's Colin In Black And White
    TV

    Netflix’s Colin In Black & White: “A provocative, inspiring and infuriating watch”

Latest Stories

Yin yoga for race based trauma
Wellbeing

How restorative yin yoga can help to heal race-based trauma

Gentle movement and deep breathing can be soothing.

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Sophia Akram
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woman shadow on brick wall
Entertainment

What so many people get wrong about blackfishing

The major point people seem to miss about blackfishing, and why it’s harmful

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Morgan Cormack
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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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The Morning Show season two
TV

The Morning Show season 2 returns to the shocking events of 2020

Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon return for another explosive season.

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Charley Ross
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Charley Ross
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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.

Channel 4's Black To Front: The Big Breakfast
TV

Channel 4’s Black To Front proves that 24 hours of representation just isn’t enough

“We have to be careful of prematurely congratulating companies on doing the bare minimum when representation should be the norm,” says Morgan Cormack.

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Morgan Cormack
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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.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
Published
Lizzo's powerful message about self-love comes after emotional post detailing “fat-phobic and racist abuse” she gets daily
News

Lizzo breaks down over the “fat-phobic and racist abuse” she receives daily

“A lot of people don’t like me because of the way I look.”

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Amy Beecham
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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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Dr Zoe Williams
Celebrity

Dr Zoe Williams opens up about dealing with microaggressions in a new Instagram post

“After a lifetime of ‘laughing it off,’ I am only just now learning to set boundaries for myself.”

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Lauren Geall
Published
Colin in Black & White: Netflix just gave us our first look at Colin Kaepernick and Ava Duvernay’s new drama
TV

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.

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Amy Beecham
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Miranda Larbi
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Why aren’t more Black women into fitness?

NoireFitFest is the UK's first fitness festival designed to get the Black community strong.

Raven Saunders Olympics
Wellbeing

Banning athletes at the Olympics from protesting institutional injustice is a problem

Raven Saunders has been given a reprieve after making an 'X' gesture on the podium.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
Published
A pregnant black woman sits on a big doctor's hand. Prenatal medical care and check-up. Psychological and medical vector concept
Life

Why the new NICE birth guidelines are so worrying for women of colour

“I know all too well how racism plays a huge role in the perception of people of colour and the subsequent care we receive,” says Amerley Ollennu.

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Amerley Ollennu
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Defaced Mural Of Marcus Rashford Repaired By The Artist In Manchester
Opinion

A love letter to the Black kings and queens of Britain

"The UK as we know it would be nothing without all of us”.

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Jazmin Kopotsha
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Euro 2020: Players of England look on in a penalty shoot out during the UEFA Euro 2020 Championship Final between Italy and England at Wembley Stadium on July 11, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Celebrity

Jameela Jamil joins stars condemning racist abuse of England players on social media

“This is how we will now remember this; not as the extraordinary victory of such a brilliant England team, but as the lowlife vitriol of football fans.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Bibaa Henry and Nicole Smallman
News

“I refuse to give him that power”: Bibaa Henry & Nicole Smallman’s mother responds to murder verdict

She spoke about forgiveness in an emotional interview.

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Hollie Richardson
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Alice Dearing wearing Soul Cap
Wellbeing

Racist decision to ban Afro-friendly swimming caps from Olympics may be overturned

Swim England says the caps are welcome at all of their competitions.

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Nyima Jobe
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Kate Ng
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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”

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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