Briefing Papers & Reports - UK

Free downloadable briefing papers and reports on race and racism in the UK, covering a breadth of areas including the attack on multiculturalism, deaths in custody, the domestic impact of the ‘war on terror’ and racial violence.

June 30, 2011

New geographies of racism: Plymouth

A report focusing on racial violence in Plymouth which is based on detailed research into the history and political economy of the city.

December 14, 2010

Briefing Paper 7

Excluding migrants from justice: the legal aid cuts

October 17, 2010

Driven to desperate measures 2006-2010

A report cataloguing the deaths of the 77 asylum seekers and migrants who have died either in the UK or attempting to reach the UK from 2006-2010.

June 14, 2010

Briefing Paper 6

Racial Violence: The buried issue

June 1, 2010

Racial violence: the buried issue

A report on dangerously high levels of racial violence in the UK – a violence which is spreading into new areas.

January 14, 2010

Briefing Paper 5

Youth deaths: The reality behind the 'knife crime' debate

November 14, 2007

Briefing Paper 4

Asylum Deaths: What to do next

February 14, 2007

Briefing Paper 3

Community responses to the War on Terror

February 14, 2007

Briefing Paper 2

In defence of multiculturalism

September 21, 2006

Driven to desperate measures 1989-2006

The IRR has catalogued a roll call of death of the 221 asylum seekers and migrants who have died either in the UK or attempting to reach the UK in the past seventeen years.