Racial Justice Bulletin – November 2016

Racial Justice Bulletin – November 2016

JUST Speaks JUST's Director Ratna Lachman reflects on the National Anti-Hate Crime Initiative being hosted by Eric Pickles MP. Read More Recent Publications Read More Social media and internet link to radicalism is overstated, finds study Lammy Review of BAME…

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Say no to the detention expansion plan

This government is planning to detain more immigrants. Say no to the detention expansion plan News items about immigration detention hit the media with certain frequency now, often for disturbing and distressing reasons.  Most recently, a young Bangladeshi man called…

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Racial Justice Bulletin 1 August 2013

This week’s bulletin features article from Aviva Stahl –  Trayvon Martin, Stephen Lawrence and the Dangers in Demanding Justice

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Racial Profiling Of Stop And Search Targets By Police Does Not Reduce Crime, Equality Watchdog Finds

Racial profiling of stop-and-search suspects makes absolutely no difference to crime figures, a new report has warned. Forces in the UK who disproportionately stopped more black and Asian suspects did not have lower crime figures, but some communities are still…

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Stop and think again: Commission helps police improve use of stop and search

Five major police forces have improved their potentially unlawful use of stop and search powers, while continuing to see a reduction in crime rates, following a programme of work initiated by the Commission. The forces concerned have seen reductions of…

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Britain: racial violence and the politics of hate

Abstract: Drawing on research into racist attacks in three cities, this article reveals a changing geography of racial violence in the UK (in terms of new areas and targets), and sets this in the context of the socially destructive impact…

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Open Letter By The West Yorkshire Racial Justice Network to Philip Davies MP challenging his attack on the Gypsy and Traveller Community

  Dear Mr. Philip Davies MP, We the undersigned from the West Yorkshire Racial Justice Network are writing to you to express our deep concern at the tirade of abuse unleashed by you against the Gypsy and Traveller community. Your…

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