‘Botched’ Counter-Terror Operation: Who Holds The Police Accountable?

In this week’s feature article, the London Campaign Against Police and State Violence calls for greater accountability of police conduct in counter-terror operations.   Serious concerns have been raised about the conduct of counter-terrorism officers after the CPS dropped the remaining charges…

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Racial Justice Bulletin – 29 January 2014

National News Huge swath of GCHQ mass surveillance is illegal, says top lawyer Medical tourism generates millions for NHS and wider economy, finds study UK regions hit by brain drain: Exodus of talent to London adds to fears that recovery is…

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Racial Justice Bulletin – 22 January 2014

National News David Cameron 'Wants Next Met Chief To Be Black' Tories 'will announce new anti-immigrant policies every week' Police: ‘We Were Wrong Not To Review Armed Stop Tactic’ Racial Justice News Aidan Burley, Tory MP Who Organised Nazi-Themed Stag…

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12 Years A Slave: A Modern Parable of Our Times?

As the film 12 Years a Slave is winning international plaudits, breaking box office records and putting the British-born Black Director, Steve McQueen and lead actor Chiwetel Ejiofo, in the frame for a slew of prestigious film awards, the response from David…

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The Audacity of Democratic Hope?

  As we say goodbye to 2013 and look forward to 2014, JUST West Yorkshire invited Nadeem Murtuja to anticipate the challenges we are likely to face in the coming year.   2013 in many ways has been a year…

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Racial Justice Bulletin – 16 January 2014

National News Home Office staff rewarded with gift vouchers for fighting off asylum cases Mark Duggan death: Hundreds gather for Tottenham vigil Home Office report on EU immigration might never be published, Downing Street admits   Racial Justice News Met…

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Update: Catherine Crawford Review

JUST In Action Update: Catherine Crawford Review In November 2013 JUST wrote to West Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Mark Burns -Williamson expressing our concern over the Review of the Police Complaints Process (The Catherine Crawford Review). We called for the deadline to…

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