Feb 9 2017
A fortnightly resource for anti-racist and social justice campaigns, highlighting key events in the UK and Europe.
Feb 9 2017
As refugees and migrants die in Greece's 'hotspots', military camps and in transit, the EU, the UNHCR and Greek institutions must be held to account.
Feb 9 2017
The Last Rights project, set up in 2016, aims to ‘create a new framework of respect for the rights of missing and dead refugees and migrants and bereaved family members’. The project’s co-convenors, Catriona Jarvis and Syd Bolton, have since the summer of 2015 been frequent visitors to Lesbos, doing volunteer work. They spent winter 2015/16 there and were at Moria on 30 January 2017. They comment on the recent deaths in Greece below:
Feb 2 2017
Professor Timothy Brennan writes an appreciation of Barbara Harlow.
January 12, 2017
The January 2017 issue of Race & Class features articles on how ultra-nationalism plays out in the EU, murals in Colombia, collusion in Northern Ireland and popular racism in Japan.
December 2, 2016
Racial violence and the Brexit state examines the link between the language and behaviour of perpetrators of racial violence, the rhetoric and policy pronouncements of politicians over recent years and the stigmatising frameworks of the media.
October 13, 2016
The October issue of Race & Class features articles on the international impact of securitisation.
July 6, 2016
Race and class: the colour of struggle, 1950s-1980s, edited by Jenny Bourne, brings together the voices of unsung political heroes of the time, groundbreaking new research, and campaigning material from the archives, providing readers with key resources on Britain’s history of black anti-racist activism – especially relating to policing, racial violence, workers exploitation and immigration controls. Those who speak from its pages – mothers, workers, students, exiles – testify to the common experience of colonialism and racism which made Black the colour of their fight.
February 20, 2017
One Day Without Us - a national day of action to celebrate the contribution of migrants to the UK, to coincide with UN World Day of Social Justice.
February 28, 2017
Screening of two films, 'Who Police the Police' and 'Britain’s Black Legacy' followed by a panel discussion.
March 22, 2017
A panel presenting the results of ESRC funded research into the treatment of the dead in Italy and Greece, and the position of relatives in Tunisia and Turkey.
March 26, 2017
An exhibition commemorating the Grunwick Strike 1976-78.