Race Matters

Category : Older People

50 years on: the Race Relations Act and the Runnymede Trust

03 Oct, 2018 by Omar Khan

This is a year of anniversaries. Not just our 50th, but the centenary of (partial) woman’s suffrage and of the end of the ...

British Citizenship and the Windrush generation

20 Apr, 2018 by Lester Holloway

By Sundeep Lidher The threats of deportation facing individuals who arrived in Britain from the West Indies between 1948 and 19 ...

Loneliness and older people from BME groups

15 Dec, 2017 by admin

Dr Omar Khan, Runnymede Trust's director, writes about loneliness and older people from BME groupsIf we’re to underst ...

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 ...

Black elders get smaller pension than white elders

03 Apr, 2016 by Lester Holloway

Ethnic minority pensioners get a worse deal on their state pension and have less savings, writes Daniela Silcock It is known th ...

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