Institute of Race Relations


About Us

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.




Briefing Papers - Europe

Briefing Paper no. 7


Briefing Papers & Reports - UK

Investigated or ignored?

News Service

Black justice campaigns prepare for new inquiry into undercover policing

Below we publish an edited version of the speech given by Suresh Grover, Director of The Monitoring Group and former coordinator of the Stephen Lawrence Family Campaign, at the parliamentary meeting 'Police Corruption and racism: an endless legacy' on 23 June 2014.

July 10, 2014

Drama on the injustice of joint enterprise to be screened

A powerful drama to be aired on Sunday lays bare the injustice of joint enterprise.

July 3, 2014

Race & Class Radio: murals in Palestine; US Homeland Security

The latest broadcast of Race & Class Radio is now available to download.

July 3, 2014

Films for justice at the BFI

'Liberating Media', an event, on Saturday 12 July at the British Film Institute (BFI) will highlight the work of Migrant Media.

July 3, 2014

The truth behind the murder of Blair Peach?

Thirty-five years after East London teacher Blair Peach was murdered by the Metropolitan police at a demonstration against the racist National Front in Southall in April 1979, the struggle to determine the exact circumstances and perpetrators of his death still continues.

July 3, 2014

Upcoming Events

Black Cultural Archives opens

An evening of cultural performances to celebrate the official opening of the Brixton-based Black Cultural Archives.

July 24, 2014

March and rally for the abolition of joint enterprise

A march and rally organised by the Joint Enterprise Not Guilty by Association Campaign (JENGbA).

July 26, 2014