The Met police use disproportionate force against Black and other minoritised children; they use spit-hoods and tasers more often and stop and search them (including strip searching) at far higher rates. There were 9,000 strip searches of children in the past five years alone of which 2000 were under the age of 16. Get police out of our schools.
The government chooses to attack the health and the living standards of the many, it uses racism to divide, distract and scapegoat for its failures. Racism makes life so much harder for Bame women. Let us pledge to march against racism marking UN Anti-Racism Day in London and Glasgow on Saturday March 19 and in Cardiff on Sunday March 20.
Fighting for anti racist workplaces – Trade Union Conference
Sat 5 Feb
Hosted by the TUC and Stand Up To Racism
UN Anti-Racism Day
Saturday 19 March
Organised by Stand Up To Racism
Backed by the TUC
Instead of blowing the dog whistle, whipping up racism and giving millions to the French government to stop refugees crossing the Channel, the government should have enacted safe passage to Britain, such as humanitarian visas.
Dr Ping Hua says anti-China propaganda in the media is promoting an increase in racist attacks on Chinese and other East Asians in Britain and in other Western countries.