‘Radiate Windrush 2 Day Festival’ by Wanda Nation

 Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th June 2018. 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM @ Crystal Palace Park, Anerley Hill, London SE19 2GA   Wanda Nation presents ‘Radiate Windrush Festival‘, a friendly cosmopolitan Black Culture and Afro Arts community event. It has been created to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Windrush and to appreciate the Black…

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“SS Empire, the Commonwealth and the Windrush Scandal” (1948-2018) presented by Kwaku

Friday 15th June 2018, 5.00 PM – 7.00 PM @ the Hackney Archives, CLR James Library, Dalston Square, London E8 3BQ June marks the 70th anniversary of the arrival of the SS Empire Windrush at Tilbury Docks, carrying 492 West Indians who were looking to rewrite their fortunes in a Britain desperate for labour. The…

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“NINE NIGHT” A funny and intense drama set around the edges of a Jamaican wake

Now until May 26th 2018, 7.30 PM @ The National Theatre, Dorfman, London SE1 9PX As the Windrush generation continue to dominate headlines, a timely new play at the National Theatre invites us into the traditions, tensions and triumphs of a Jamaican family in London. (Read more about the Windrush scandal here: https://meetingofmindsuk.uk/2018/04/18/children-of-the-windrush-generation-rushed-out-of-the-uk/ / https://meetingofmindsuk.uk/2018/05/11/ss-empire-the-commonwealth-and-the-windrush-scandal-1948-2018-presented-by-kwaku/ ) ‘Nine Night‘ is…

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** URGENT MEETING – LET’S TAKE ACTION NOW! ** “DEFEND THE WINDRUSH GENERATION”

This forthcoming meeting again invites and welcomes those that have been directly impacted by the ‘hostile environment’ legislation and policy by offering them a safe place, but more importantly we will be providing legal help and support from trained and well experienced legal practitioners.

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Social Commentary No. 13 “CHILDREN OF THE WINDRUSH GENERATION – RUSHED OUT OF THE UK”

The treatment of long-term economic migrants living in the UK has become the focus of a recent international and political debate. Yesterday, the British Prime Minister Theresa May, apologised to the leaders of 12 Caribbean countries, in a day that has been dubbed ‘a day of national shame’. Theresa May, stated her ‘regret for the anxiety caused‘…

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“BLACK JOURNALIST’S, THE WHITE MEDIA & BRITISH CIVIL RIGHTS”

Friday 11th May 2018, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM @ The Blue Room, British Film Institute (BFI) Southbank, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XT – FREE TO REGISTER & ATTEND Representation of black people in media has been contested by Civil Rights activists in Britain as well as the USA. It was and is, vital that…

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