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Calendar of racism and resistance (1 – 15 October 2019)

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

October 17, 2019

New revelations about Special Branch and the Black Power movement in the UK

Striking evidence has been uncovered about Special Branch’s attempts to infiltrate UK Black Power groups in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

October 17, 2019

Vindication for lifelong ‘Oval Four’ fighter

After a fight lasting forty-seven years, the case of the ‘Oval Four’ has now been referred to the Court of Appeal by the Criminal Cases Review Commission.

October 17, 2019

Calendar of racism and resistance (18 September – 3 October 2019)

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

October 3, 2019

‘Get over the shock, this is reality’: challenging racism and violence against women and girls in Rotherham

Why are specialist services for black and minoritised women and girls escaping violence so important? And why have the voices of those organisations been erased from the discussion around Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) cases in Rotherham and other northern cities? Sophia Siddiqui travelled to Rotherham to find out. 

October 3, 2019

Upcoming Events

Forty years on since the launch of SCARE (Student campaign against racism in education)

A seminar in Leicester 'Forty years on since the launch of SCARE (Student campaign against racism in education) - what has changed, current struggles and ways forward' 

October 26, 2019