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2020 Internship Programme

British Future are looking to hire a new intern to start work in March 2020.

Call for ‘Decade of reconnection’ to heal divides

Some of the UK’s biggest organisations from worlds of sport, culture, faith and business call for a ‘decade of...

‘Diversity milestone’ as one in ten now from an ethnic minority background.

The 2019 General Election sees Britain elect its most diverse Parliament ever.

Is this Britain’s angriest election?

A joint event between British Future and The UK in a Changing Europe discussed 'Is this Britain's angriest election?

Late surge in minority candidates paves way for ‘most diverse parliament ever’

Analysis by British Future shows the new Parliament is on track to be the most diverse ever.

How do we tackle prejudice in polarised times?

British Future's Director Sunder Katwala speaks in Bristol on the topic of prejudice in polarised times.

Remember Together Leicester

Leicester's diverse community came together to remember their shared history of service and sacrifice.

Remember Together Boston

People in Boston, Lincolnshire came together to remember those from all backgrounds who lost their lives in the Second...

England 6 Racism 0

As England's black footballers face racist chanting from Bulgarian fans, what needs to happen to root racism out of...

Is the Government on-point with an Australian-style immigration system?

People think of the 'Australian points system' for immigration as a selective policy that does let people in. It...

With BME candidate selections down, is the growing diversity of parliament set to stall?

The growing ethnic diversity of parliament could flatline as both main parties are selecting minority candidates at less than...

How do we counter extremism without restricting debate?

The new report from the Commission for countering extremism offers a strong foundation for a clearer and more focused...

Government heading for new Windrush if it fails to guarantee EU citizens’ rights, Tories warn

'Repugnant' to move goalposts on EU citizens' rights, senior Conservatives tell party conference fringe

Brexit deal or Remain, Labour would defend free movement – fringe report

Labour’s new policy on Brexit would make the case for freedom of movement, whichever way a referendum went, British...

‘Britain never encouraged my Italian parents to become British’

‘Boris asked why my Italian parents didn’t become British – I said it’s because Britain never encouraged them,’ says...

British Future citizenship inquiry

A new, independent inquiry into UK citizenship policy, chaired by Alberto Costa MP and coordinated by British Future, will...

‘How can we disagree better?’ #PositiveTwitterDay event at Twitter HQ

We were at Twitter’s London HQ today, writes Josh Westerling, for our #PositiveTwitterDay panel event, asking: ‘How can we...

Time to boost English language learning

A new ‘Learning English’ freeview TV channel should form part of a £600 million overhaul of English for Speakers of...

Positive Twitter Day, Friday 30 August

Political discourse often feels more angry and divisive than any of us would like. #PositiveTwitterDay is a small gesture...

An open letter to the new Home Secretary

The new Home Secretary has an opportunity to make historic reforms to immigration policy that restore public trust on...