Racial Equality

Report From October's NEC Equalities, Disputes And Organisational Committee Meetings

Alice Perry | Posted 20.10.2016 | UK Politics
Alice Perry

Improving diversity of political representation The Equalities Committee and Organisational Committee discussed various proposals to increase diversi...

Is Racism the New Black?

Tracey Agyeman | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK
Tracey Agyeman

Despite the progress made in race-related issues including the black freedom and justice movement and, in more recent years, with the inauguration of President Barack Obama, the USA continuously struggles to desegregate itself and grow towards racial equality.

Tory MP Accused Of Having A 'Problem With Racial Equality'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Politics

Tory MP Phillip Davies has been accused of having "a problem with the concept of racial equality". Speaking in the Commons on Thursday, the Tory ba...

Asa Bennett

Dave Tells Firms To Be More Ethnically Diverse, Ignoring His Own Team

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron has urged firms to be more transparent about the ethnic breakdown of their staff in a bid to improve diversity, despite his own governme...

Is the Character Assassination of the Young Black Male Now Being Perpetuated With Good Intentions?

Emeka Egbuonu | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK
Emeka Egbuonu

Such a bold and controversial question has been plaguing my mind over the last three years due to a number of events. Each time I do my best to repress it, however on this occasion the strength of it overtook me and I found myself here; documenting my thoughts hoping that this article will be thought provoking especially for those that have never questioned this before.

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912), Britain's Foremost Black Classical Composer: The Centenary Legacy

Hilary Burrage | Posted 29.10.2012 | Home
Hilary Burrage

one hundred years after his death, the story and legacy of Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, the British child of mixed heritage born with little initial privilege but so much to offer, now unfolds.

Get Your Feet Off My Neck, Bigot

Patrick Howard | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK Politics
Patrick Howard

The gay marriage question was back from holiday yesterday as a flock of bishops, blind to the embarrassing irony of their Church's birth in divorce, hurried to the market for a controlling share in the sanctity of marriage.