RACISM

Culture

Russia needs to face up to anti-Black racism

As @youngmasha’s recent experience speaking out about racism on TikTok proves, violent discrimination against Afro-Russians is rife.
Mahoro Seward
7.7.20
Opinion

This is how we can tackle anti-blackness in the South Asian community

Activists and organisers weigh in on how to root out the deep-seated colourism and harmful anti-Black ideals that pervade the South Asian community today.
Tahmina Begum
7.1.20
Art

The virtual Black Protest Art Show honors the legacy of Juneteenth

“Black Lives Matter, Black stories matter, the history, culture and places of Black people matter, and they are an intrinsic part of the artwork in this exhibit.”
Sara Radin
6.19.20
Culture

Meet the New York creatives distributing protest kits on the frontlines

Photographer Sophia Wilson has collaborated with Procell to create 'City Kits' filled with vital supplies for Black Lives Matter protesters.
Laura Pitcher
6.18.20
News

The Cecil Rhodes statue at Oxford University is coming down

It’s a landmark moment in the long-fought campaign to force the institution to reckon with its racist history.
Mahoro Seward
6.18.20
Music

The unlikely soundtrack of the New York protests

From Pop Smoke to Chief Keef, these repurposed anthems are backing demands for change.
David Aaron Brake
6.15.20
Culture

How to talk to your white friends and family about privilege

Experts weigh in on how to have difficult conversations about race effectively, without alienating your loved ones.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
6.12.20
Culture

Here's what you need to know about defunding the police

As protesters call for police reform or to abolish the policing system entirely, we speak to a few experts about what that might mean.
Mary Retta
6.11.20
News

Photos from the anti-racism protests in Milan

Thousands took to the streets to show their solidarity with the global Black Lives Matter movement, and to voice the grievances of the Black community in Italy.
Rolien Zonneveld
6.9.20
Film

An ongoing anti-racist watch list for non-Black allies

Educate yourself about systemic racism and police brutality in America, starting with these 12 films and documentaries.
Paige Silveria
6.8.20
Film

7 things to watch on Netflix to educate yourself on racism and injustice

These shows and documentaries shed light on the systemic racism that pervades our societies.
Rolien Zonneveld
6.5.20
Culture

An ongoing anti-racist reading list for non-Black allies

Educate yourself about structural racism and white privilege, starting with these 7 essential texts.
Frankie Dunn
6.4.20
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