What Does Brexit Mean For Black and Minority Ethnic Communities in the UK?

In June 2016, the British electorate voted to leave the European Union following a referendum. For Black and minority ethnic communities (BAME) the vote followed a surge in not only racist attacks, but also a rise in anti-immigrant hostility. Whilst the mainstream media has continually associated many Brexit voters with racism, I believe that BAME […]

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Protest against the deportation of Maru-Mora Villalpando, US immigrants’ rights leader

Maru Mora-Villalpando, a US based community organiser and mother has been served with a deportation notice despite living with her daughter in the US for over 20 years. She is one of many outspoken, undocumented campaigners – from Haiti, Trinidad, Central and Latin America — targeted by the Trump administration as part of its attacks […]

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The increasing levels of Islamophobic threat targeting the UK Muslim community

JUST Yorkshire strongly condemns the growing level of Islamophobic abuse, hostility and terrorist threat facing the Muslim community in the UK at this present time. We urge the Government to use the same national framework used by our security services to assess levels of threat for terrorism, to now also be used for islamophobia monitoring. […]

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