#BAME

  • 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

  • Article: London's Mayor Pledges to Take Action on Ethnicity Pay Gap

    London's Mayor Pledges to Take Action on Ethnicity Pay Gap

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 2, 2018

    Sadiq Khan described the problem as “deeply entrenched.” Read more

  • Article: 4 Top Male BBC Presenters Just Agreed to a Pay Cut for Gender Equality

    4 Top Male BBC Presenters Just Agreed to a Pay Cut for Gender Equality

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 26, 2018

    The corporation is embroiled in a row about how much it pays its female and BAME staff. Read more

  • Article: The British Army Actually Just Had to Defend Its ‘Politically Correct’ Recruitment Campaign

    The British Army Actually Just Had to Defend Its ‘Politically Correct’ Recruitment Campaign

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 10, 2018

    Critics claim the diversity drive show the army has "gone soft." Read more