Race Matters

Category : Immigration & Asylum

Under the Radar: ethnic minority women in the labour market

05 Jan, 2018 by Anam Bashir

Here LSE graduate Anam Bashir, who now works in research and policy for the UN’s Agency for Migration in Geneva, takes a l ...

The Caribbean contribution to London's transport network

31 Oct, 2017 by Runnymede

For the last in our series of re-produced articles to celebrate Black History Month, staff at the London Transport Museum b ...

West African sailors in 19th century Liverpool

26 Oct, 2017 by Runnymede

Celebrating Black History Month, Runnymede is looking back at our diverse migration history. This week, we reproduce Dr Diane Fr ...

Africans in Tudor England

17 Oct, 2017 by Runnymede

PICTURE CREDIT: THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES It is a common assumption that there were no black people in the UK before those who arri ...

Digging up migration history: The Ivory Bangle Lady

12 Oct, 2017 by Runnymede

To celebrate Black History Month 2017, we will post a story every week from our award-winning online teaching resource Our Migra ...

How I learned to ask about forgotten history

31 Jul, 2017 by Runnymede

Author, publisher and co-founder of the Black and Asian Studies Association, Marika Sherwood, explores the idea of forgotten his ...