‘Black British Activism: Where Are We At?’ By KIN

Thursday 5th July 201, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM @ Archspace, 340 Acton Mews, London E8 4EA This launch event is a space for people of African and Caribbean descent to create a safe space for solidarity and community. We will interrogate what black British organising and activism looks like in the UK. Confirmed speakers…

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‘Science of Melanin and Black Genetics’ by the Centre of Pan African Thought

Thursday 12th July 2018, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM @ Impact Hub, Walker Building, 58 Oxford Street, Birmingham, B5 5NR The concept of being black as a racial definition has emerged through centuries of racist ideology, much of which has been internalised by Africans across the globe. The struggle against oppression, enslavement and colonisation, leading…

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** 7 DAYS TO GO ** “Rock Against Racism: Victoria Park Carnival –  40th Anniversary Special Event”

Sunday 29th April 2018 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM @ The Migration Museum, The Workshop, 26 Lambeth High Street, London SE1 7AG On Sunday 30 April 1978, 80,000 people gathered in Trafalgar Square, and danced their way through the East End to Victoria Park in Hackney for the first big ‘Rock Against Racism Carnival Against…

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“CHALLENGING RACISM THROUGH CONSUMER ACTION” By Ethical Consumer

Debate and discussion aimed at investigating how ethical consumption can be part of the new fight against racism. The recent rise in hate crimes has cast a shadow over the UK and we want to explore ways that consumers, businesses and other organisations can respond to this.

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“BRIT(ISH): RACE, IDENTITY AND BELONGING” AFUA HIRSCH REFLECTS ON RACIAL ATTITUDES IN BRITISH SOCIETY TODAY

Thursday 12th April 2018, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM @ 2 Temple Place, London WC2R 3BD Following the publication of her book ‘Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging’, author and journalist Afua Hirsch joins Catherine Tackley, curator of ‘Rhythm & Reaction: The Age of Jazz in Britain’ and saxophonist Soweto Kinch to discuss how racial attitudes in…

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