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Malawi-born student, who funded his own college education, wins coveted law scholarship from global firm

A MALAWI-BORN law student who overcame personal setbacks to pursue his dream of being a lawyer has won a coveted scholarship from a global law firm. 290 more words

The Young Empire

Black lives matter but do white lives matter equally?

Here’s a short quiz with just two questions –

Question 1 – who was Alan Cartwright?

Question 2 – who was Stephen Lawrence?

Clue – both were young men, both brutally murdered by knife attacks in London. 414 more words

Glitz, glamour and good work

I work with the NHS and the voluntary sector, so whilst my job is big on satisfaction and full of lovely people, it is very low on perks… 553 more words

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Dr Who Criticises Capitalism

Tom Baker – as Dr Who – educating young British children about the evils of capitalism and commercial imperialism.  How different the BBC is today with its far-rightwing agenda and unquestioning support for US neo-imperialism, Zionist Israel, and neo-Nazi Ukraine.   327 more words

Leftwing Political Analysis

Cold Case: The Met's Missing Paperwork

Scotland Yard has lost the case files of thirteen unsolved murders, according to a report in the Daily Mirror. Rumour abounds that corrupt cops may deliberately have destroyed some of these documents relating to homicides during the 1980s. 216 more words

Society

It's all about community and opportunity

Everyone of a certain age recognises the name Stephen Lawrence.  He was the black teenager killed in a racist attack in south east London in 1993.  663 more words

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Gangland Review

The discussion about the misrepresentation of black youth.

Channel 5 recently showcased a two-part documentary giving viewers a rare insight into street gangs in London. The documentary followed the stories of various troubled black teenagers actively involved in criminal activities whilst openly flaunting weapons (knives). 1,681 more words