#BAME

  • Article: Tragic Death of Pregnant British YouTuber Sparks Debate on Racism in Maternal Health Care

    Tragic Death of Pregnant British YouTuber Sparks Debate on Racism in Maternal Health Care

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 14, 2020

    Nicole Thea, 24, was eight months pregnant when she died with her unborn son. Read more

  • Article: Death Rates From COVID-19 Higher Among BAME Britons: Report

    Death Rates From COVID-19 Higher Among BAME Britons: Report

    By Helen Lock|June 3, 2020

    The report has sparked anger and frustration for not setting out concrete steps for change. Read more

  • Article: This Teenage Conservationist Is the Youngest Person in Britain to Receive an Honorary Degree

    This Teenage Conservationist Is the Youngest Person in Britain to Receive an Honorary Degree

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 20, 2020

    Mya-Rose Craig filmed her first documentary when she was just seven years old. Read more

  • Article: UK Government's Plan to Make Photo ID Compulsory When Voting Sparks Fears for Vulnerable Britons

    UK Government's Plan to Make Photo ID Compulsory When Voting Sparks Fears for Vulnerable Britons

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 16, 2019

    Civil society groups warn that it could exclude thousands of homeless people and minority groups. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Is Tackling 'Staggering' Race Discrimination in British Universities

    Meghan Markle Is Tackling 'Staggering' Race Discrimination in British Universities

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2019

    Of 19,000 recorded professors in Britain in 2016/7, just 25 were black women. Read more

  • Article: The 'Conscience of the US Congress' Says the Time Is Now to Keep Foreign Aid Strong

    The 'Conscience of the US Congress' Says the Time Is Now to Keep Foreign Aid Strong

    By Hlumelo Siphe Williams|Dec. 5, 2018

    “We have come a long way, but the Caucus continues fighting every single day for the marginalized." Read more

  • Article: 80 of the UK's Biggest Film and TV Stars Are Calling on No.10 to Increase Media Diversity

    80 of the UK's Biggest Film and TV Stars Are Calling on No.10 to Increase Media Diversity

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2018

    Lenny Henry, Thandie Newton, Ade Adepitan, and Alesha Dixon are among the dozens demanding change. Read more

  • Article: This British Astronomer Just Donated £2.3M Prize Winnings to Help Minorities Become Scientists

    This British Astronomer Just Donated £2.3M Prize Winnings to Help Minorities Become Scientists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2018

    The same discovery was awarded the Nobel prize in 1974 — but it went to her male collaborators. Read more