JUST YORKSHIRE’S RESPONSE TO THE INCREASE IN RACIST INCIDENTS IN YORKSHIRE

JUST is calling for an urgent audit of race hate crime arrangements in Yorkshire following increases in the incidents of racially and religiously aggravated offences in the region. Of particular concern is West Yorkshire, where racist incident figures increased by…

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A Vote for Brexit is not a Vote for Racism

A Vote for Brexit is not a Vote for Racism: JUST West Yorkshire's call for communities to unite in the face of rising hate crimes. In response to the troubling rise in reported hate crimes following the E.U. referendum, JUST invited members of…

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JUST WEST YORKSHIRE’S STATEMENT FOLLOWING THE INCREASE IN RACIST INCIDENTS FOLLOWING THE BREXIT VOTE

JUST has written to the West Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson to express our deep concern over the recent increase in racist incidents following the outcome of the referendum vote. We have urged him to take concrete action…

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EU Referendum Special Bulletin

EU Referendum Special Bulletin Bulletin Highlights JUST Event Report On the 2nd of June, JUST were proud to host an evening debate in Leeds, in partnership with the UK Race and Europe Network, to discuss the implications of either leaving or…

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Invitation to Brexit Debate Tomorrow

  Following recent concerns that ethnic minorities and young people are least likely to vote in the forthcoming EU referendum, JUST West Yorkshire and UKREN are hosting a panel discussion to clarify issues that concern this very important voting constituency.…

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Racial Justice Bulletin – 15th May 2016

Racial Justice Bulletin - 15th May 2016 Bulletin Highlights JUST Event JUST, in partnership with the UK Race and Europe Network will be hosting an evening debate in Leeds on the 2nd of June to discuss the implications of either…

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Racial Justice Bulletin – 28th April 2016

Racial Justice Bulletin - 28th April 2016 Bulletin Highlights JUST Comment Following Channel 4's recent broadcast of Trevor Phillips' documentary "What British Muslims really think", JUST issued an open letter to the Equality and Human Rights Commission raising our deep…

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Bradford On Fire: But this time it’s Galloway that set it alight

On the 22nd February 2015, a day after failing to secure her selection as the Labour Party Parliamentary candidate in Bradford West, Naz Shah asked to stand as the Respect Party candidate in Bradford East.  This was the first of…

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Racism and the Criminal Justice System

THE DOMESTIC DIMENSION There is something depressingly familiar and predictable about the topic I am addressing this morning, for I appreciate that an audience such as this will already be cognizant of the issues involved.  So, I come to address…

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