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Boris Johnson racism in uk

Has Brexit Made Brits “Warmer” to Immigration?

Michael Gove, a long time advocate for the Leave campaign throughout the Brexit debate, has recently claimed that Brexit has made the country more favourable of immigration than previous times, despite mounting evidence to suggest that racism has...

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The Coronavirus Crisis Ignites Racial Hatred

The coronavirus has now been declared a global crisis by the World Health Organisation and, quite naturally, the world is anxious about the possibility of the disease spreading. However, what is lost in the panic is the experience of blame...

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Q&A: The Vision and Success of Resisting Hate

Roanna Carleton-Taylor is one of the founding members of anti-hate organisation Resisting Hate. Speaking to ImmiNews about how the organisation has grown since its inception in 2016, Roanna discusses its core values and their primary objective of...

British military racism

Hostile Environment in the Military Targets BAME Staff

Official ombudsman for the British armed forces has ruled incidents of racist behaviour is happening with “increasing and depressing frequency” in a damning statement this month. Nicola Williams, the service complaints ombudsman for the armed...

Boris Johnson insults EU migrants

Boris Johnson Insults Europeans in the UK

Free movement across the EU has been one of the Union’s best victories. It has not only allowed Brits to explore neighbouring countries and develop international careers, but it has also expanded our cultural horizons with EU citizens choosing...

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Hostile Policies Push Arts Workers Out of UK

The ‘hostile environment’ immigration policy is apparently dead, denounced by previous Home Secretary Sajid Javid in 2018. However, just one year on and migrants in the UK are still feeling the heat, prompting many to consider abandoning...