Race Matters

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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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Black & Asian Women Pay Highest Price for Austerity

16 Dec, 2016 by Lester Holloway

Low income black and Asian women are paying the highest price for austerity according to new analysis by the Runnymede Trust and ...

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 ...

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 ...

Ethnic minority civil servants paid less than white staff

12 Jul, 2016 by Lester Holloway

Ethnic minority civil servants are paid up to a third less than their white colleagues, according to figures released today.New ...

Is it possible to challenge race discrimination in the on-demand economy?

21 Jun, 2016 by Lester Holloway

This week saw the chief executive of Airbnb pledge to stop his hosts discriminating against ethnic minorities by denying them ac ...

PM's blind-spot on 20/20 vision

14 Apr, 2016 by Lester Holloway

David Cameron tweeted yesterday “more people from ethnic minority backgrounds in work since records began.” But does ...

Self-employment is no easy escape from poverty

20 Aug, 2015 by Lester Holloway

Some forms of self-employment perpetuates low income, writes Nida Broughton Self-employment has historically be seen as a way ...

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Measuring Child Poverty: Implications for Black and minority ethnic families

24 Jun, 2015 by admin

In February 2013 Runnymede responded to the then-Government's Measuring Child Poverty Consultation. With the Prime Minister sugg ...

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David Cameron’s Employment Targets for Ethnic Minorities Will Not Reduce Racial Inequalities

11 Jun, 2015 by Omar Khan

The Prime Minister’s commitments during the 2015 campaign will continue rather than reduce racial inequalities in the labour m ...