discrimination

Expanded stop and search powers will lead to ‘more criminalisation of Black people’, groups warn
Stop and Search

Expanded stop and search powers will lead to ‘more criminalisation of Black people’, groups warn

Police no longer have to let communities know when they introduce Section 60 stop and search orders in their area.

Then Barbara Met Alan – a revolutionary love story
TV

Then Barbara Met Alan – a revolutionary love story

As BBC Two drama Then Barbara Met Alan reveals the direct action that led to the Disability Discrimination Act, stars Ruth Madeley and Arthur Hughes, and writers Jack Thorne and Genevieve Barr, take us inside the story of an unsung British civil rights struggle.

Institutional racism to blame for South Asian workers missing out on sick pay, report finds
Employment

Institutional racism to blame for South Asian workers missing out on sick pay, report finds

The IPPR think tank found South Asian workers are 40 per cent more likely to miss out on sick pay they are entitled to than white people. The figures have been labelled “extremely alarming”.

Nusrat Ghani Islamophobia scandal ‘could put ethnic minority women off a career in politics’
Politics

Nusrat Ghani Islamophobia scandal ‘could put ethnic minority women off a career in politics’

Tory MP on Women and Equalities Committee calls ethnicity pay gap ‘meaningless’
Ethnicity pay gap

Tory MP on Women and Equalities Committee calls ethnicity pay gap ‘meaningless’

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