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The Institute of Race Relations is at the cutting edge of the research and analysis that inform the struggle for racial justice in Britain, Europe and internationally.

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Oct 22 2015

Prevent duty ‘heavy-handed and discriminatory’

In the week that the government announced new counter-extremism measures, the IRR publishes contributions from its seminar on 'Securitisation, Schools and Preventing Extremism', held at Garden Court Chambers on 7 October, where participants considered the consequences of a new statutory duty on public bodies to prevent non-violent extremism and whether it breached the Equality Act.

Publications

33

Briefing Papers - Europe

Briefing Paper no. 10

19

Briefing Papers & Reports - UK

Entitlement and belonging

32

Books, pamphlets & multimedia

Catching History on the Wing

News Service

Calendar of racism and resistance (2 – 15 September 2016)

A fortnightly resource for anti-racist and social justice campaigns, highlighting key events in the UK and Europe.

September 15, 2016

Cruelty and care in Chios, Greece

Below we publish an article by Malcolm James* on a visit he paid to Chios in Greece and what he witnessed while volunteering in early 2016 and the contradictions between caring for refugees and the cruelty meted out to them.

September 8, 2016

Calendar of racism and resistance (19 August – 1 September 2016)

A fortnightly resource for anti-racist and social justice campaigns, highlighting key events in the UK and Europe.

September 1, 2016

Arkadiusz Jóźwik: murdered for being Polish?

On Saturday night, 27 August, Arkadiusz Jóźwik and two friends were attacked as they ate a pizza outside a Harlow takeaway. Arkadiusz Jóźwik was knocked out and suffered head injuries. The 40-year-old died two days later in hospital.

September 1, 2016

Calendar of racism and resistance (5 – 18 August 2016)

A fortnightly resource for anti-racist and social justice campaigns, highlighting key events in the UK and Europe.

August 18, 2016

Upcoming Events

We love immigration: a comedy evening

An evening of comedy in support of the Migrants' Rights Network.

October 4, 2016