First Black British Radio Station, Choice FM,has been awarded a Blue Plaque in honour of its contribution to British history

We are pleased to announce the unveiling of a Blue Heritage Plaque in honour of Choice FM, the first and only Black Radio Station with a London wide commercial licence.  On March 31st 1990, a group of pioneering entrepreneurs and DJs delivered the first historic broadcast on the famous 96.9FM frequency.  This year marks the […]

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‘Look How Far We’ve Come: Disrupting African British History Narratives?’

*For anyone marking, commemorating, discussing, commenting on or writing about Windrush @ 70 and other commemorations this year, such as Bristol Bus Boycott @ 55, West Indian Gazette @ 60 or the Carnival, needs to check out this book – for the sake of #NoMoreBadHistories even the odd history professor will find out one or two things […]

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VE Day Commemoration to Commonwealth and Windrush Veterans

Hundreds are expected to gather on Windrush Square in Brixton, South London, on Tuesday, 8 May 2018, to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the Allied Victory (over the Luftwaffe) in Europe, also known as VE Day.  The significant role that African and Caribbean soldiers played in Britain’s military successes during both World Wars is only […]

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Philosophy Of Race: Here and Now

Since the publication, in 1992, of Professor Kwame Anthony Appiah’s In my father’s house: Africa in the Philosophy of Culture, the new discipline of Critical Philosophy of Race has flourished among anglophone analytic philosophers. Yet, Critical Philosophers of Race have tended to confine themselves to an analysis of racial problems that arise in the politics, […]

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