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From Windrush to Covid 19: another scandal in the making

A review of differential policies towards different populations  draws attention to the ways in which civil society is mobilising to demand protection and an end to the stigmatisation of those with no escape from infection.

March 26, 2020

Asylum in the time of Covid-19

The appalling, overcrowded, unhygienic housing offered to some asylum seekers and their young children is putting them at especial risk of Covid-19. A refusal of insanitary accommodation leads to threats of homelessness. John Grayson of South Yorkshire Migration & Asylum Action Group investigates the reality in Leeds, Halifax and Wakefield.

March 26, 2020

Coronavirus – a round up of race and civil liberties issues

Below we publish a round up of race and civil liberties issues related to coronavirus in the UK and Europe. See our regular calendar of racism and resistance here. 

March 26, 2020

Calendar of racism and resistance (11 – 25 March 2020)

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

March 26, 2020

Calendar of racism and resistance (26 February – 11 March 2020)

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

March 12, 2020

Upcoming Events

Viva Declaration!

Join Tagné + Kooj for a performance of global-jazz music and live-mixed video about migration and borders.

April 25, 2020