Against Racism, for Social Justice
November 30, 2018
Join authors Danny Reilly & Steve Cushion in conversation with Colin Prescod to discuss the overlooked aspects of the Mayflower's journey to America in 1620.
November 16, 2018
Two day free public hearing showing sonic portraits alongside a wall of texts; extracts from UK legal and policy frameworks looking at concepts of 'coming home' or 'taking back' from two individuals deported to Jamaica from the UK.
October 21, 2018
Seventy years since the Empire Windrush carried hundreds of migrants to London, hear the Caribbean voices behind the 1940s headlines. Why did people come? What did they leave behind? And how did they shape Britain?
October 20, 2018
An awareness-raising event in solidarity with Humanitarian activists Seán Binder, Sarah Mardini and Nasso Karakitsos who have been detained, while doing voluntary work, saving lives in Lesvos, Greece.
October 14, 2018
A two-day conference discussing the pervasive nature of racism, injustice and austerity in contemporary Britain and their impact on working class communities.
October 3, 2018
BFI launches Black and Banned season. Showing a wide range of film, TV documentary and drama that deserve screening in their own right, as well as for the questions they provoke about yesterday and today. The films you weren’t allowed to see: drama and documentaries that offer unique and challenging perspectives.
October 1, 2018
Day of action at Chelmsford Crown Court to express solidarity with the ‘Stansted 15’ who grounded a deportation charter flight and have been charged with a terrorism related offence.
September 8, 2018
A night of panel discussions, short films, dramatic monologues, poetry, and probing questions exploring the racial state under the War on Terror.
June 28, 2018
Join activists, grassroots groups and migrant campaigners to learn more about what’s wrong with our immigration system and explore practical ways of taking action.
June 23, 2018
An afternoon celebrating the life and work of A. Sivanandan, one of the most important and influential black anti-racist thinker-activists in the UK.
May 30, 2018
This seminar aims to advance understanding of the political economy of ‘populism’ and to examine the role of traditional media in promoting, investigating or resisting ‘populism’.
April 16, 2018
22 April marks the 25th anniversary of the racist murder of Stephen Lawrence in 1993. This parliamentary forum aims chart a remarkable journey over this period – from the senseless and brutal murder to the BREXT state.
April 5, 2018
A launch event for 'Whitechapel Boy: a reading of the poetry of Isaac Rosenberg', to commemorate the centenary of the death of the English artist and poet, Isaac Rosenberg in the WW1 battlefield shortly before the end of WW1.