Race Matters

Category : Immigration & Asylum

Shared Struggles: Fighting the tide of xenophobia across Europe

20 Jan, 2017 by admin

With far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen’s campaign looking more realistic by the week, it is worth taki ...

More questions than answers in Chuka Umunna-led integration report

12 Jan, 2017 by admin

Runnymede's new Policy Officer Kimberly McIntosh dissects the latest report on integration - this one released by cross party MP ...

Back to the Future? Brexit, Trump and the Post-racial

19 Dec, 2016 by admin

Sociologist Dr Katy Sian gives the lie to the notion that recent political developments have led to a re-emergence of ...

Equality Not Finger Pointing: Response to Casey Report

06 Dec, 2016 by admin

We cannot truly improve integration without first addressing poverty, deprivation and unemployment for all races and faiths - a ...

Event Report: Redefining Integration

06 Dec, 2016 by Lester Holloway

As Dame Louise Casey's report throws the definition of integration into sharp relief, to a mixed chorus of unbridled gleefu ...

Teaching Migration Past to Deal with Migration Present?

01 Dec, 2016 by admin

As net migration figures are released, it’s likely that we can expect another slew of threatening headlines across the fro ...

Post-Brexit hate crime ‘will get worse’ - David Lammy MP

17 Nov, 2016 by Lester Holloway

Following an debate on what can be done to tackle the rise in hate crime in the UK, Runnymede's Communications Coordinator ...

Signatories across religious and political divides call out Daily Mail hate

04 Nov, 2016 by admin

Runnymede Director Dr Omar Khan joined a list of more than 50 signatories to a letter in the Guardian, which highlighted the hat ...

Why the history of migration is so important

23 Sep, 2016 by Lester Holloway

Earlier this week Runnymede launched the Our Migration Story initiative explaining the history of migration to the UK.  ...

Race equality groups demand hate crime strategy

05 Jul, 2016 by Lester Holloway

Runnymede Trust have joined with other national and local race equality groups to show solidarity with all BME people and commun ...

Let them drown: The violence of othering in a warming world

05 Jul, 2016 by admin

We need to talk about the issues driving people to move across continents, says Naomi KleinEdward Said was no tree-hugger. Desce ...

The Changing Trends of Chinese Migrants in Britain

10 May, 2016 by Lester Holloway

Numbers of Chinese immigrants to the UK has been rising. Deon Emyr looks at the factors driving this The United Kingdom has a v ...

Read our new report on immigration and Europe

07 Dec, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Read Runnymede's new report on immigration and Europe, authored by Dr Omar Khan and Dr Debbie Weekes-Bernard. Click here for mor ...

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Kids suffering trauma caused by immigration rules splitting up families

10 Sep, 2015 by Lester Holloway

By Charlotte Peel Research carried out by the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI) and Middlesex University on ...

Why Britain Must Take More Refugees - And Why the British Public Agrees

06 Sep, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Runnymede's director Dr Omar Khan writes in the HuffPost that the UK should make it easier for citizens to take refugees into t ...

Where to draw the line on migration control

05 Aug, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Runnymede Trust's director, Dr Omar Khan, is one of the signatories in a letter published in The Times today (£ Paywa ...