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The Louise Casey review: JAN Trust's Response

A report reviewing integration of ethnic minority communities in the U.K., authored by Dame Louise Casey, was published this week. The report concluded that local communities were becoming divided and minority communities were increasingly segregated from wider social life. 664 more words

Facebook Being Sued Over "Ethnic Affinity" Exclusion in Advertising

It should come as no surprise that Facebook is being sued for offering advertisers the ability to exclude audiences based on “ethnic affinity.” “A lawsuit seeking class action status filed in California federal court on Thursday alleges that Facebook’s ad targeting options violate federal fair housing and civil rights laws, which make it illegal to show a preference for certain groups of people in housing and employee recruitment advertisements.”

Security & Legal Issues

Ethnic minorities and groups in Vietnam

Ethnic minorities make up approximately 8% of the total population.

That is around 9 million people of the total population in Vietnam.
Kinh (or Viet) residents constitute about 88% of the population… 2,264 more words

Vietnam

Tuesday thoughts: Hijabs, the Scottish police and women’s bodies

Summer 2016 saw Muslim women’s dress at the forefront of public debate. As the media storm surrounding the #BurkiniBan raged on, the Scottish Police Force made the announcement that Hijabs are now to be accepted as part of their uniform, with women no longer having to seek approval to wear them (as was previously the case). 618 more words

Women

The Stats Behind the Profession - Part 3

Following my previous posts about the numbers and gender of teachers in Wales I wanted to look in this blog at the ethnic group and national identity of our school staff. 225 more words

Education

UK TV: ITV2 Commissions Four New Comedies Featuring Diverse Talent

Following on from last year’s specials, ITV2 Fresh will unveil four brand new 30-minute singles, which will once again showcase “BAME” (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) talent. 625 more words

UK News

"A longitudinal study of ethnic minorities’ perceptions of prejudice in Britain" - A summary of my conference presentation

Towards the end of last month, I delivered a presentation at the Social and Political Research Cluster’s inaugural conference at the University of Manchester. Since August I had been working on some research looking into ethnic minorities’ perceptions of prejudice in Britain. 750 more words