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Stephen: The Murder That Changed A Nation

An exemplary three-part documentary on the racist murder of Stephen Lawrence was nothing less than the story of Britain over the past quarter century.

Crime documentaries can easily be a little over the top with their titles, but this is in no way a superfluous choice. 299 more words

True Crime

Red Sparrow

Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker, Jeremy Irons

Director: Stephen Lawrence

Writer: Justin Haythe

With the recent explosion of the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements, the subject of feminism has never been more public and pertinent. 1,186 more words

Movie

STEPHEN LAWRENCE: on-the-run JAMIE ACOURT ARRESTED IN BARCELONA ON DRUGS CHARGES - 06 May 2018

 Jamie Acourt in 1999


on-the-run JAMIE ACOURT ARRESTED IN BARCELONA ON DRUGS CHARGES – 06 May 2018


Stephen Lawrence Murder Suspects Interview Part 1

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U.K. Fugitive Jamie Acourt captured in Spain on suspected drug dealing, say officials

LONDON — One of Britain’s most wanted fugitives, accused of drug offences, was captured in Spain, authorities said.

Police detained 41-year-old Jamie Acourt as he left a gym in Barcelona on Friday afternoon, Britain’s National Crime Agency said. 279 more words

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The Listening: Gone To The Dogs - A London Rap On Race, 1990-96

Sunday 22nd April marked the 25th anniversary of the 1993 murder of Stephen Lawrence in South East London – an event that seemed to crystallize a perfect storm of discontents around race in the UK. 306 more words

Politics

Institutional racism - Stephen Lawrence 25 Years On

If you get the chance to watch this, I would recommend it. The 3 part documentary is an excellent summary of the failures of the Stephen Lawrence story and why it’s still so significant today: 10 more words

GCSE Sociology

An Unequal Justice - and an Unequal Legacy

Two young men with their whole lives ahead of them.  One stabbed to death while waiting for a bus – for being black.  The other abducted, stabbed repeatedly, doused in petrol and set on fire – for being white. 1,056 more words

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