Race Matters

Tagged : BBC

Lack of diversity undermines the future of the mass media

18 Jul, 2017 by Lester Holloway

As Sir Lenny Henry turns up the pressure over the lack of racial diversity on TV and radio, Lester Holloway says the mainstream ...

Segregation isn’t where white people are a minority

01 Jun, 2016 by Lester Holloway

Many ethnicities living together isn’t segregation simply because white people are no longer the majority, writes Dr Omar ...

LISTEN: Runnymede luminaries discuss the first Race Relations Act

11 Dec, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Listen again to BBC 4's Archive on 4 show exploring the first Race Relations Act 50 years ago, with Runnymede's founders Jim R ...

Race and the media

23 Nov, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Runnymede’s online editor Lester Holloway reflects on how far the media has come in 50 years since the first Race Relation ...

LISTEN: Runnymede's director Omar Khan talks about the first Race Relations Act

20 Nov, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Listen to Runnymede's Dr Omar Khan on BBC London's Dotun Adebayo radio show talk about the 50th anniversary of the first Race ...

LISTEN > Race Relations laws: 50 years old (BBC audio, 5 minutes)

16 Oct, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Listen to the BBC's radio package on 50 years since the first Race Relations Act. This was recorded at Runnymede's conference an ...

The challenge of diversity and (in)visibility in Public Service Broadcasting

05 Aug, 2015 by Lester Holloway

By Dr Myria Georgiou The misrepresentation and under-representation of UK’s cultural diversity in the media has hit the ...