Race Matters

Category : Politics

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 ...

Inhuman and degrading: the hidden reality of mass deportation

07 Apr, 2017 by admin

Last week 17 people were arrested for grounding a privately chartered ‘ghost flight' at Stansted airport, which would ...

Racism and inequality: The truth about Brexit

28 Mar, 2017 by admin

In the week that UK Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Article 50, beginning our official departure from the European Union ...

Divided We Fall: Europeans must stand together against racism and hate

21 Mar, 2017 by admin

To mark the UN’s International Day for the Elimination of Racism (today: 21 March) and the annual European Action Week Aga ...

WATCH > Jeremy Corbyn deliver race equality speech

19 Mar, 2017 by Lester Holloway

Watch Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn deliver his race equality and multiculturalism speech. He was speaking on 18th March 2017 in B ...

'I breathed a sigh of relief': Runnymede staff review Moonlight

17 Mar, 2017 by admin

Following its success at the Academy Awards, Runnymede staff give their take on Moonlight, a coming of age drama exploring ...

The criminalisation of black America resonates in the UK: A review of 13th

03 Mar, 2017 by admin

Runnymede's policy officer Kimberly McIntosh illustrates how Ava DuVernay’s documentary on mass incarceration in ...

Politics, power and racism: what we can learn from Diane Abbott's testimony

23 Feb, 2017 by admin

In the wake of Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott speaking publicly about the racist and sexist abuse that followed her mis ...