Race Matters

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What can we learn from Diane Abbott's journey to success?

01 Jul, 2017 by Runnymede

IMAGE: DIANE ABBOTT AND BERNIE GRANT IN 1987 Following her pre-election mauling by the press and the barrage of racist and sex ...

Race equality and Brexit: One year on

23 Jun, 2017 by Omar Khan

Today (23 June) marks the first anniversary of an EU referendum result which not only upturned our political landscape ...

Rethinking austerity is overdue: it has hit women & ethnic minorities hardest

13 Jun, 2017 by Runnymede

Press Release: for immediate release Rethinking austerity overdue. It is a burning injustice that has hit women and ethnic ...

Election 2017 Analysis: Ethnic minority swing towards Labour

02 Jun, 2017 by Runnymede

Pic: Still from widely shared I-D video showing Jeremy Corbyn meeting London-based grime music star JME. Following the shock el ...

A Manifesto for Race Equality in Britain

26 May, 2017 by Runnymede

With the snap election just around the corner, Runnymede and partners have looked at the power of the black vote and develo ...

Celebrating black and Asian writers is not racist

18 May, 2017 by Runnymede

Following Conservative MP (currently Candidate for Shipley) Philip Davies' complaint to the Equality and Human Right's Commissio ...

What we don't say about ‘British India’

12 May, 2017 by admin

This year marks the 70th anniversary of Indian independence and the partition of the subcontinent into modern day India, Pakista ...

Electing Without Prejudice: Free speech. Hard facts. Real debate.

18 Apr, 2017 by Runnymede

As news of the snap election on 8 June 2017 sinks in, Runnymede calls on politicians of all political persuasions to focus on is ...

Visible and Invisible Barriers: Racism in teaching

14 Apr, 2017 by Runnymede

To mark the launch of Runnymede’s latest report Visible and Invisible Barriers: the impact of racism on BME teachers, ...