BLACK LIVES MATTER

Mural for the Black Lives Matter Movement

Be an up-stander, not a bystander Our hearts are broken over what’s happening in the US, the result of centuries of racism and oppression. The UK, like the US, has taken too long to translate our ideals into action or change and we still have a long way to go. Being far from campus makes… Continue reading BLACK LIVES MATTER

‘MONOLITHICALLY WHITE PLACES’: ACADEMICS ON RACISM IN UNIVERSITIES

University's class

A new report has criticised universities’ complacency on racist abuse, but academics warn the problem is deeper-rooted An inquiry by the government’s equality watchdog has condemned universities for being oblivious to the scale of racism on their campuses.   The Equality and Human Rights Commission’s report has been widely welcomed for highlighting universities’ complacency on tackling… Continue reading ‘MONOLITHICALLY WHITE PLACES’: ACADEMICS ON RACISM IN UNIVERSITIES