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A new agenda for action on race in Britain

A new agenda for action on race in Britain Date: 30 August 2022

The debate about race in the UK has become mired in polarised arguments about language. A new essay collection edited by British Future and Bright Blue brings together new proposals for action on race in the UK.

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Why the UK should host a ‘Welcomers Eurovision’ in 2023

Why the UK should host a ‘Welcomers Eurovision’ in 2023 Date: 12 August 2022

2023 should see a ‘Welcomers Eurovision’, with Ukrainian refugees and their host families invited to an event that celebrates the warm welcome that the British public has offered Ukrainians.

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Fifty years on, a Ugandan Asian reflection on making a home in Britain.

Fifty years on, a Ugandan Asian reflection on making a home in Britain. Date: 1 August 2022

My father Rashmi was born and raised in Jinja – a Ugandan town on the shores of Lake Victoria. His […]

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How the Lionesses became legends

How the Lionesses became legends Date: 1 August 2022

England’s Lionesses are the footballing champions of Europe. For the hosts at Wembley, this was the perfect ending to a […]

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Changing the game – How football came home for me this summer

Changing the game – How football came home for me this summer Date: 26 July 2022

My first memories of football were on the concrete playground of my central London primary school, playing alongside one other […]

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Report from the Welcoming Hong Kongers Annual Conference 2022

Report from the Welcoming Hong Kongers Annual Conference 2022 Date: 15 July 2022

A London conference brought together recently-arrived Hong Kongers with those across the UK helping to welcome them to their new home, to assess the achievements so far and challenges to overcome.

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England’s Lionesses can help build an inclusive pride at Euro 2022

England’s Lionesses can help build an inclusive pride at Euro 2022 Date: 6 July 2022

As the women’s Euro 2022 football tournament takes place across England, Sunder Katwala looks at the power of football to help bridge divides and build a shared and inclusive identity.

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“This truth is part of the fabric of British society and it needs to be heard” – report from our Windrush Day event

“This truth is part of the fabric of British society and it needs to be heard” – report from our Windrush Day event Date: 22 June 2022

As we mark Windrush Day & look to the 75th anniversary next year, Steve Ballinger reports on our event with the Windrush75 Network, ‘Why Windrush matters today’

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MPs across politics urge end to penalising Hong Konger students with high fees

MPs across politics urge end to penalising Hong Konger students with high fees Date: 31 May 2022

MPs and peers from across political divides have joined civic society and higher education voices to urge the government to stop penalising Hong Kongers by granting home fee status to BN(O) visa holders as soon as they arrive in the UK.

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