Institute of Race Relations


About Us

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. 9


Briefing Papers & Reports - UK

Briefing Paper 9

News Service

Sharia Watch UK and the metamorphosis of Anne Marie Waters

In the first of an occasional series from Spinwatch, Hilary Aked examines Sharia Watch and its founder Anne Marie Waters. 

January 21, 2015

Calendar of racism and resistance (24 December 2014 – 15 January 2015)

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

January 16, 2015

Farewell Magna Carta: the Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill

The Bill currently going through Parliament, with virtually no opposition, impinges on basic freedoms and seems calculated to entrench the treatment of British Muslims as non-citizens.

January 16, 2015

Anti-racist witchcraft

The question of loyalty to British traditions was already under attack thirty years ago in relation to the work of the Institute of Race Relations.

January 15, 2015

Mike Marqusee 1953-2015

The movement has lost a unique and inspiring campaigner for justice.

January 15, 2015

Upcoming Events

Antifa Folk Fest 2015

A London Solidarity Parties sober day gig to raise funds for London anti-fascists.

January 24, 2015

Dover anti-fascist demo

A counter-demonstration, called for by the Anti-Fascist Network, against the Extreme Right in Dover.

January 25, 2015