Race Matters

Category : Politics

Book review: 'The double-bind that Muslim women find themselves in'

07 Dec, 2017 by Samayya Afzal

With Islamophobia emerging as a key discussion point of 2018, community activist Samayya Afzal reviews Egyptian-American Mo ...

Generation Revolution: Young black London activists in all their complexity

27 Nov, 2017 by Runnymede

Serving police officer Seb Adjei-Addoh gives his take on a powerful new documentary on activism among young 'black and brown' ac ...

Universal Credit is failing women and ethnic minorities

20 Nov, 2017 by Runnymede

Universal Credit is failing those who are only just about managing, with women and black and minority ethnic (BME) households hi ...

Austerity is hitting black and Asian women hardest

10 Oct, 2017 by Runnymede

Today, Runnymede and the Women's Budget Group released new research on how austerity measures are disproportionately affecting b ...

LISTEN > Why class still matters in Britain

29 Sep, 2017 by Runnymede

Our Director, Dr Omar Khan, features on this podcast devised by thinktank Class, exploring the realities of class in Britain tod ...

How does your race affect your pay cheque?

21 Aug, 2017 by Sandra O'Hare

There is a wealth of research showing a race-related pay gap in the UK, here news blogger Sandra O'Hare examines the e ...

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 ...

'Femonationalism' and why it's no good for Muslim women

11 Jul, 2017 by Farah Elahi

Runnymede Research and Policy Analyst Farah Elahi reviews Sara R Farris' new text in which she describes how a combination ...