Race Matters

Tagged : Culture

Has the COVID-19 pandemic changed media discourse on immigration?

15 Apr, 2021 by Cameron Boyle

The UK is a hostile environment for migrants – as is its media. But when the pandemic struck, and papers across the politi ...

Black history legacies: Claudia Jones

30 Oct, 2020 by Micha Frazer-Carroll

In the British education system, and the public spheres beyond it, we very rarely learn about black history. In the limited cont ...

The fight isn't over for Elephant and Castle's Latin American community

22 Oct, 2020 by Santiago Peluffo, Patria Roman-Velazquez and Natalia Perez

Last month, Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre, which served as a hub for London's Latin American communities, closed its doors ...

Ethnic inequalities in Covid-19 are playing out again – how can we stop them?

19 Oct, 2020 by Nick Treloar

New research by The Runnymede Trust and IPPR and co-authored by Dr Parth Patel (IPPR) and Alba Kapoor and Nick Treloar, Runnymed ...

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 importance of heritage: black adopters needed

22 Jun, 2020 by Grace Gomez

Children need a safe and loving home. When biological families are unable to provide it, looked-after children turn to the state ...

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 ...

The race factor in access to green space

08 May, 2020 by Beth Collier

As we edge closer to the end of the lockdown conditions, one thing this unprecedented set of rules has taught us is the value of ...