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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 (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

Calendar of racism and resistance (22 July – 4 August 2016)

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

August 4, 2016

Post-referendum racism and the importance of social activism

A new report by social media activists on the spike of hate crimes immediately after the referendum on EU membership should prove uncomfortable reading for the Home Office.

July 29, 2016

Post-Brexit racism update

Below we present an update of racially motivated attacks and other incidents of harassment that have taken place since the Brexit result, which indicate the types of attacks taking place across the UK. But of course, this account is in no way exhaustive.

July 21, 2016

Calendar of racism and resistance (8 – 21 July 2016)

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

July 21, 2016

Upcoming Events

Birds Crossing Borders

A visual art and photography exhibition that showcases a creative dialogue between people in the UK and the Calais Jungle as a way of reaching out and connecting across borders.

September 9, 2016

Shut Down Yarl’s Wood

The ninth national demonstration at Yarl's Wood detention centre.

September 10, 2016