Author: hemal

Looking back on a most eventful year in which two global phenomena – namely the coronavirus pandemic and the Black Lives Matter movement have both unearthed fractured lines in society, those related to race equality and racial justice.   In Britain the disproportionate effect of the coronavirus...

On the eve of the local elections on Thursday - postponed from last year because of the coronavirus pandemic - the Derby chair of Black Lives Matter group has criticised a lack of black candidates contesting 18 seats in the city. According to Professor Cecile Wright,...

Here's the video story of our historic launch of the Black Lives Matter Derby Manifesto, thanks to all the community organisations, contributors and supporters who helped make it happen, with special thanks to film-maker Hardy D. Saleh Check out the manifesto at https://issuu.com/blmderbyuk/docs/blm_derby_manifesto_final and help make sure...