Category Archives: National News

Asian Royal Mail worker wins race discrimination employment tribunal

An Asian Royal Mail worker who was subjected to a campaign of racist intimidation and threats from his co-workers and even the work’s union,  after he exposed a culture of racism where he worked has won £100,000 at an employment … Continue reading

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Lord Ramsbotham, former chief inspector of prisons, attacks ‘perverse’ decision not to prosecute G4S over Mubenga death

A terrible day for the UK Border Agency, as Peers describe its culture of disbelief, its abuse of torture victims, the denial of legal representation, dawn raids on pregnant mothers, the perils of outsourcing, ‘loutish and aggressive’ behaviour, deaths by … Continue reading

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G4S teaches UK Border Agency how to care for children

 in “Keeping Children Safe”.

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Racist nurse was shockingly hired by council and wrote policy on race hate

A racist nurse who was stuck off for referring to a junior nurse as a ‘gorilla’, making monkey noises whilst discussing a black doctor, referring to black colleagues as ‘niggers’ as well as saying that they looked like apes, and … Continue reading

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Roseline’s journey: a kidney transplant patient meets UK Border Agency contractors

Kidney transplant patient Roseline Akhalu was detained by the UK immigration authorities for the second time on Wednesday 16 May and is at risk of deportation to Nigeria where, doctors warn, she will die if she cannot afford medical care. … Continue reading

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Kidney Transplant Patient Detained Again

Roseline Akhalu was detained once again on 16 May 2012 and is at risk of deportation to Nigeria, where doctors warn she will die if she cannot afford medical care.

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From championing justice for Stephen Lawrence to promoting votes for far right leader Marine Le Pen: The two-face treachery of the Daily Mail

The Daily Mail has a long history of inflammatory anti-immigration headlines and racially inciting reports regarding the decline of white birth rates in the UK, so when the newspaper won accolades for championing the story of Stephen Lawrence, many people … Continue reading

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Britain’s police is a sham when it comes to race: When will we admit this?

Following media reports that the Met has suspended eight police officers from the force after damning racism allegations it would appear that Britain’s police force is once again is being accused of institutional racism, but ever since the Macpherson Report … Continue reading

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Galloway wins Respect in Bradford by-election

Outspoken Respect MP George Galloway won the Bradford by-election with a stunning victory over Labour winning over 10,000 votes more and over 55% of the vote, in a victory he referred to as the “Bradford Spring”.

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Politicians reap what they sow – the contradictions of electoral racism

Across the Channel, Nicholas Sarkozy has been shamelessly courting supporters of the extreme-right leader Marine Le Pen by proposing a referendum on illegal immigrants, threatening to pull out of the Schengen agreement, and calling for the labelling of halal meat. … Continue reading

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Black mother acid attacked by white male whilst pushing pram

A black mother was left traumatised and with burns to her back and chest after a white male threw acid over her whilst she was pushing her young baby in a pram.

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Rising Black acting talent resorts to colonial mentality in racial insults

James Howson, who became the first black Heathcliff in the latest film version of Wuthering Heights faces prison after racially insulting his Asian girlfriend, highlighting a serious trend within black and minority ethnic communities of a colonial mentality which has … Continue reading

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Race injustices in the criminal justice system set to continue for some time

A report by the race equality charity Runnymede Trust has revealed that race injustices in the criminal justice system will continue into the future despite the charity calling for a new approach to these issues.

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A child, a bleeding anus, interrogation by the UK Border Agency

Child B is apprehended after landing in Dover. He is subjected to something called a “welfare interview” and asked “Are you in any pain?” Yes, he says. The little finger on his left hand is in a splint. He is … Continue reading

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No to Dickensian days – Vigil & Lobby of Parliament v Welfare Reform

On 11 January, the Lords’ debate on the Welfare Reform Bill continues.  The Bill threatens basic entitlement to housing and other benefits – a roof over our heads. 

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Lawrence convictions should be treated as new evidence of a ‘joint enterprise’ say lawyers who changed the law on double jeopardy

The Society of Black Lawyers is calling for the immediate prosecution of the three remaining men who are suspected of being involved in the racist murder of the black teenager, Stephen Lawrence in 1993. The call follows the conviction and … Continue reading

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Taxi drivers refuse to pick up black people: More Twitter revelations from Dianne Abbott

Just a few hours after Labour MP Dianne Abbott came very close to losing her job for tweeting that “white people love playing ‘divide and rule’”, a new Twitter revelation where she said that taxi drivers refuse to pick up … Continue reading

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Dianne Abbott at the centre of another race row

Shadow minister for public health, Dianne Abbott is at the centre of another race row after tweeting ‘white people love to play divide and rule’ during a conversation on Twitter about the sentencing of Stephen Lawrence’s murderers.

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JUST welcomes Lawrence verdict

“DESPITE THESE VERDICTS, TODAY IS NOT A CAUSE FOR CELEBRATION…WE ARE JUST ONE FAMILY AMONG HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS STILL SUFFERING” (Doreen Lawrence)

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18 years for Stephen Lawrence’s killers to face justice

Two men standing trial for the racist murder of Stephen Lawrence in 1993 has been found guilty by a jury who reached a unanimous verdict, 18 years after the young black teenager was murdered by a gang of white racists.

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