#Black Lives Matter

  • Article: Opal Tometi, Kerry Washington, and Billy Porter Call for Racial Justice in 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future'

    Opal Tometi, Kerry Washington, and Billy Porter Call for Racial Justice in 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future'

    By Joe McCarthy|June 27, 2020

    “The world is changing right before our eyes and it’s a beautiful thing to see.” Read more

  • Article: This Initiative Is Amplifying Black Voices in Toronto by Gathering Their Stories

    This Initiative Is Amplifying Black Voices in Toronto by Gathering Their Stories

    By Sarah El Gharib|June 24, 2020

    Toronto Talks Privilege is gathering 100 stories from 100 Black Torontonians in a book. Read more

  • Article: London to Get Two New Sculptures to Celebrate the Windrush Generation

    London to Get Two New Sculptures to Celebrate the Windrush Generation

    By Helen Lock|June 22, 2020

    They will be the first permanent public works honouring the Windrush generation. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Thousands of Brits Sign Petitions to Get Black British History Taught in School

    Hundreds of Thousands of Brits Sign Petitions to Get Black British History Taught in School

    By Helen Lock|June 19, 2020

    Led by young activists, people are calling on politicians to review the UK's school syllabus. Read more

  • Article: In My Own Words: What I’ve Learned From Racism in the US and Germany

    In My Own Words: What I’ve Learned From Racism in the US and Germany

    June 18, 2020

    Madu Cole, 27, shares how racism has shaped his life and how everyone can be an asset in this fight. Read more

  • Article: South Africa’s #RhodesMustFall Founder Speaks Out on Statues That Glorify Racism

    South Africa’s #RhodesMustFall Founder Speaks Out on Statues That Glorify Racism

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 17, 2020

    The 2015 student-led campaign paved the way for debate about monuments honouring imperial pasts. Read more

  • Article: Give Young People a Seat at the Decision-Making Table, Says South African Activist Zulaikha Patel

    Give Young People a Seat at the Decision-Making Table, Says South African Activist Zulaikha Patel

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 15, 2020

    Patel was just 13 when she confronted her school’s anti-Black policies. Read more

  • Article: Stormzy Will Donate £10 Million to Black British Issues Over Next Decade

    Stormzy Will Donate £10 Million to Black British Issues Over Next Decade

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 12, 2020

    The rapper said the donation was the start of a “lifetime commitment”. Read more