Racialisation Of The CSE Scandal Impacts On The Pakistani Community Of Rotherham

Racialisation of the CSE scandal impacts on the Pakistani community of Rotherham

Ms Sarah Champion wrote an opinion piece in the Sun Newspaper on the 10th of August, published with the heading, ‘British Pakistani men are raping and exploiting white girls… and it’s time we faced up to it’. Ms Champion has since attempted to…

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JUST Yorkshire Press Release: Anonymous Survey To Expose Racial Discrimination, Institutional Racism And Bias In The Workplace.

JUST Yorkshire Press Release: Anonymous survey to expose racial discrimination, institutional racism and bias in the workplace.

JUST Yorkshire will today launch an anonymous survey aimed at capturing the extent of racial discrimination taking place in the workplace, primarily in Yorkshire and the rest of the U.K. The aim of the project is to empower Black and…

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JUST Yorkshire Press Release: Race Disparity Audit Confirms Divisions On Class And Ethnic Lines Are More Pronounced

JUST Yorkshire Press Release: Race Disparity Audit confirms divisions on class and ethnic lines are more pronounced

JUST Yorkshire strongly supports the publication and launch of the Race Disparity Audit website. Whilst the comparable inequality figures may seem to be stark and somewhat of an eye-opener for many decision makers and policy makers at all levels of…

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JUST Yorkshire Launch Independent Report On Prevent Which Concludes It Is Built On A Foundation Of Islamophobia And Racism And Must Be Axed

JUST Yorkshire launch independent report on Prevent which concludes it is built on a foundation of Islamophobia and racism and must be axed

JUST Yorkshire have launched a damning independent review into a strand of the government’s counter-terrorism initiative, Prevent, calling for its immediate closure. The report, produced by senior lecturer in social sciences at Leeds Beckett University, Dr Waqas Tufail, and Dr…

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JUST Yorkshire Condemns Racist, Islamophobic And Life Threatening Literature Being Posted Throughout Hanover Square, Bradford

JUST Yorkshire condemns racist, Islamophobic and life threatening literature being posted throughout Hanover Square, Bradford

JUST Yorkshire strongly condemns the racist, Islamophobic and life threatening literature being posted throughout Hanover Square, Bradford, clearly targeting the Muslim community. JUST is incredibly concerned for the welfare of the Muslim community, particularly those who are visibly Muslim, after…

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Rethinking Prevent: A Case For An Alternative Approach

Rethinking Prevent: A Case for an Alternative Approach

Prevent aspect of government’s counter terrorism strategy must be immediately repealed to prevent further human rights abuses, research suggests.  On the 29th of August, JUST Yorkshire will launch a damning independent review of the government’s counter-terrorism Prevent strategy. The long…

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JUST Director, Civil Rights Leader, Ratna Lachman Has Sadly Passed Away

JUST Director, civil rights leader, Ratna Lachman has sadly passed away

The JUST board would like to share with the JUST family, community and supporters that the civil rights leader, feminist, human rights and civil liberties champion that is Ratna Lachman, has sadly passed away. Ratna leaves behind an organisational legacy…

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EQUITY BEFORE THE LAW FOR TERRORISM OFFENCES

EQUITY BEFORE THE LAW FOR TERRORISM OFFENCES

JUST calls on the Home Secretary, Amber Rudd, Scotland Yard and the Crown Prosecution Service to treat all terror suspects equally before the law. Today's hearing of the accused, Darren Osborne, should send out a clear message to the country that…

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JUST’s Letter To The IPCC After The Fatal Shooting Of Mohammed Yassar Yaqub

JUST’s Letter To The IPCC After The Fatal Shooting Of Mohammed Yassar Yaqub

ISSUED BY JUST YORKSHIRE 6 January 2017 JUST'S LETTER TO THE IPCC COMMISSIONER DERRICK CAMPBELL FOLLOWING THE FATAL SHOOTING OF MOHAMMED YASSAR YAQUB Dear Commissioner Derrick Campbell, In light of the fatal shooting of Mohammed Yassar Yaqub by officers from the West…

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JUST’S RESPONSE TO THE FATAL SHOOTING OF MOHAMMED YASSAR YAQUB

JUST’S RESPONSE TO THE FATAL SHOOTING OF MOHAMMED YASSAR YAQUB

JUST Yorkshire is calling on the IPCC to undertake a full and thorough investigation of the incidents that led to the fatal shooting of 28-year old Mohammed Yassar Yaqub of Huddersfield on the 2nd of January by officers from the…

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