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Where I'm At

Today I’ll report on two projects: last month’s attempt to learn a tune a day, and this month’s attempt to write a tune a day! 1,158 more words

Article

Guest Post: Echoes of Revolution: Resistance, Hip Hop, and the Black Atlantic

This is the fifth and final post in The Junto’s roundtable on the Black Atlantic. The first was by Marley-Vincent Lindsey, the second was by Mark J. 1,494 more words

Historiography

Ethnicity and Crime: Paul Gilroy's 'Anti-Racist Theory'

Below I summarise pp52-3 of Collins’ Sociology AQA A-Level Year 2 Student Book (Chapman, Holborn, Moore and Aiken.) This is their take on what they call ‘Paul Gilroy’s Anti Racist Theory of Crime’ – Interestingly Prof. 270 more words

Crime And Deviance

POST-TRUTH NARRATIVES AND THE REWRITING OF BRITAIN'S PAST

by Sam Naylor

Content warning: this article mentions homophobia and racism

“In Britain we use our history in order to comfort us, to make us feel stronger, to remind ourselves that we were always, always deep down, good people.” That was Neil MacGregor, the former director of the British Museum, … 717 more words

Student

The Jazz Salon with Paul Gilroy, Joshua Idehen, Kayo Chingonyi

Gary Crosby is looking forward to co-hosting a special edition of The Jazz Salon tomorrow (Fri 14 Oct) at Southbank Centre, London as part of this year’s… 129 more words

Concerts / Gigs

Have we heard enough about race already?

 Introduction:

The African psyche has been influenced by western Norms since the advent of modern civilisations. Africans throughout the continent are still suffering, paraphrasing Dr Chika Onyeani, from the three “victim-mentality body armoury of slavery, colonialism, and racism” 1,966 more words

One more time: How not to sack a manager

Louis van Gaal is sacked as manager of Manchester United. At least, that is what a thousand media reports said soon after his team won the FA cup this weekend 568 more words