Institute of Race Relations


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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.




Briefing Papers - Europe

Briefing Paper no. 7


Briefing Papers & Reports - UK

Investigated or ignored?

News Service

Framing the death of Mark Duggan

As the family of Mark Duggan launch a judicial review of the inquest verdict, IRR News examines the wider context of the death.

April 17, 2014

Joint enterprise: The long and winding road to reform

A review of a new report from the Bureau of Investigative Journalism.

April 17, 2014

Global wealth meets its refugee nemesis in Asia’s World City

In Hong Kong, the Refugee Union’s Occupy Movement is taking on a deterrent asylum system, and the NGO Vision First is right behind them.

April 17, 2014

‘Never ever, never ever give up’

A reflection on deaths that took place on 15 April 1989 and the state’s response.

April 16, 2014

Spotlight on racial violence: January – March 2014

An overview of acts of domestic terror against Muslims and racist attacks in the first three months of 2014.

April 10, 2014

Upcoming Events

Migrant Voice’s documentary launch

The launch of The Faces of Our City: Stories of Migration Past and Present followed by a panel discussion.

April 24, 2014

March for the wrongly imprisoned

The Joint Enterprise Not Guilty by Association Campaign (JENGbA) is marching for those ‘wrongly imprisoned’.

May 3, 2014