Black History Month Screening: Black London: A Bigger Picture

Tuesday 16th October 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM @ St Ann’s Library, Cissbury Road, Tottenham, London N15 5PU Black History Studies presents a specially curated programme of archive footage representing Black communities in London with films from the 1950’s up to the turn of the century. This programme has been compiled by London’s Screen…

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Trusted Black Girl Book Launch

 Thursday 11th October 2018, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM @ FRONTLINE, 1 Rosebery Avenue, London EC1R 4SR The Trusted Black Girl is a movement that highlights the experiences and perceptions of Black Women in the UK Workplace and provides pragmatic advice for managers to help them unlock the potential of this group of women. Launching…

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A Black and British History: Jamaica’s First Maroon War

Wednesday 10th October 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM @ Impact Hub, Brixton, Pop Brixton, 49 Brixton Station Road, London SW9 8PQ Who are the Maroons of Jamaica? Why did Britain go to war with them? Who were their leaders? CLR James (African-Trinidadian historian, journalist and socialist) wrote: “I was tired of reading and hearing…

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Black History Month: ‘Balancing the Equation’

Monday 8th October 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM @ The Royal Institution of Great Britain, 21 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BS Science should be for everyone. But not everyone gets the representation that they deserve – but what does that mean for society? Join Alex Lathbridge and a panel of experts as they explore…

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Social Commentary No. 6 “Why Hollywood’s Obsession with Whitewashing is the Ultimate act of Betrayal”

I find it truly disingenuous and an egregious act of woeful ignorance, that at the start of Black History Month in the US, the image of the Black woman is still being erased and replaced! If like me, you are fed-up with racially-insensitive miscasting, keep reading and let me know your views below… Lauded for…

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