Institute of Race Relations


News Service

Who facilitated the Christchurch terrorist’s journey through hate?

The context of war and the influence of the New Right intelligentsia cannot be left out of the reckoning when it comes to understanding the making of the New Zealand terrorist.

March 21, 2019

The Christchurch massacre – implications and developments

The terrible events in Christchurch, New Zealand, which left fifty people dead and fifty people injured, reverberated across the UK.

March 21, 2019

Remembering V. Varadakumar (1949 – 2019)

The Tamil community has lost a valiant fighter.

March 21, 2019

‘Asian grooming gangs’: media, state and the far Right

On International Women’s Day, Kay Stephens reflects on how the far Right and the mainstream co-opt a feminist stance for racist and anti-feminist ends, particularly around issues of sexual violence.

March 8, 2019

Upcoming Events

Southall Memorial Walk: Black, Anti-Racist and Working Class History

A free and unique historical walk in one of the UK's vibrant multicultural towns, exploring its political and cultural landmarks as well as its life changing events.

March 23, 2019

Southall, April 1979: How to fight the fascists and win (then and now)

University of London, Birkbeck College holds event to discuss how to combat fascism, with a focus on the events that took place in Southall in 1979 and 1981. 

April 28, 2019