Institute of Race Relations





Briefing Papers - Europe

Briefing Paper no. 10


Briefing Papers & Reports - UK

Racial violence and the Brexit state


Books, pamphlets & multimedia

Catching History on the Wing

News Service

Race & Class author wins Civil Rights essay award

Joseph Parrott has won an award recognising 'the best journal article or chapter in an edited book on the historical relationship between media and civil rights published during the previous two years'.

April 19, 2017

Brexit and the right to work in the UK

An immigration specialist, looking at the future for EU citizens seeking to work in the UK, argues that migration, whether from Europe or elsewhere, has always been controlled in the interests of the economy.

April 19, 2017

Calendar of racism and resistance (24 March – 6 April 2017)

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

April 6, 2017

Stop feeding the beast! A review of ‘My Country: A work in progress’

A play built around seventy long interviews with ‘leavers’ and ‘remainers’ about their feelings after the Brexit vote, inadvertently, provides insights into the immigration debate.

April 5, 2017

How the Right framed the Westminster attacks

The Westminster attacks provided the occasion for anti-immigration, anti-refugee politicians the world over to vindicate their positions in the public narrative.

April 4, 2017

Upcoming Events

‘Our Public and Private Lives are connected’

An exhibition of paintings by Yasmin Dosanjh and Sarbjit Johal expressing the lives and experiences of cleaners, carers, cooks and child minders who carry out these tasks in private homes to Universities.

May 5, 2017

13 Dead, Nothing Said

Vron Ware’s photographs documenting the Black People’s Day of Action (1981) bearing witness to an important moment of resistance in post-war Britain.

May 27, 2017