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Black History Month and National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2014

October is Black History Month UK #BHMUK & National Hate Crime Awareness Week 11-18th October #HCAW2014 thanks Doreen!

Click here to find out what is happening at the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust. 53 more words

Labour councillors demand free vote over Osland honour

Tony Newman, the Labour leader of Croydon Council, could face some angry party colleagues in the Town Hall chamber tonight if they are forced to vote through a borough honour for former councillor David Osland. 913 more words

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London's Notting Hill Carnival: Race, Class, and Dancing in the Rain

It’s easy to forget, with the noise and the hash cakes, that Notting Hill Carnival was created as an attempt to promote racial unity in an atmosphere of deep-seated intolerance and hatred. 840 more words


The BBC and its little foibles

What a strange attitude the BBC takes towards the rule of law. Take, for example, the laws on contempt of court, which basically say that when something is sub judice, or, as it is termed, proceedings are ‘active’ against any possible defendants, any issues that may be of contention should not be reported, in case it should prejudice the case. 254 more words