Race Matters

Category : Global

Speaking up: Anti-East Asian racism during Covid-19

27 Jul, 2020 by Claire Lee

A year of unprecedented events has led to more discussion about the structural racism experienced by different groups in the UK ...

There Then, Here Now: BME people & the NHS

14 Jul, 2020 by Nick Treloar

Runnymede hosted a webinar on Windrush Day (22nd June) entitled There Then, Here Now: BME people and the NHS. Here, Runnymede&rs ...

The case for a public inquiry into Covid-19 deaths

12 Jun, 2020 by Carson Cole Arthur

No one is in any doubt that black and Asian people are at a greater risk of dying from Covid-19 than white people. As pressure m ...

Sitting in Limbo: Windrush drama interview

05 Jun, 2020 by Lee Pinkerton

Ahead of its premiere on the BBC on Monday, Runnymede's Lee Pinkerton interviews the writer of Sitting In Limbo, a drama showing ...

Coronavirus will increase race inequalities

26 Mar, 2020 by Zubaida Haque

All any of us can think about at the moment is the coronavirus pandemic and how it will affect us, our families, wider communiti ...

Racism and the rise of populist movements

23 Mar, 2020 by Ali Rattansi

The link between racist narratives and the rhetoric of populist movements is often clear to the naked eye. But why is this conne ...

Hostile environment: Forced deportations resumed

06 Feb, 2020 by Zita Holbourne

As the government resumes its widely criticised programme of forced deportation by charter flights, Zita Holbourne, a human righ ...