Race Matters

Category : Racism

Artificial intelligence and racial bias: Can robots be racist?

18 Dec, 2017 by Lester Holloway

Runnymede Communications Manager Lester Holloway looks at how advances in the technology sector could be leaving black and minor ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Black girls are more than our body types

21 Sep, 2017 by Imani Bernard

While the objectification of black female bodies is nothing new, teenage blogger Imani Bernard looks at how the s ...