Institute of Race Relations


News Service

Right definition for the right fight

If we don’t name Islamophobia as a form of racism, how can we combat it?

May 23, 2019

The Scruton affair: picking on a harmless old fogey?

Playwright David Edgar takes the long view on conservative philosopher Roger Scruton, recently sacked from a government post - particularly his promotion of ‘unthinkable’ views on race and immigration as editor of Salisbury Review.

May 23, 2019

Calendar of Racism and Resistance (23 April – 7 May)

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

May 9, 2019

This is ‘Grenfell Britain’, where if a fire does not get you, demolition will

With regeneration looming large over Tottenham, north London, IRR interviews young activist Tash Bonner who is fighting back. 

May 9, 2019

Swiss Priest prosecuted for helping a destitute man

Pastor Norbert Valley is the latest citizen to be charged with ‘facilitating illegal entry’ for giving assistance to a rejected asylum seeker.

May 9, 2019