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Government & Society

When hope is a dinghy in the Channel: how racism in Britain is a crisis of belonging

Racism in Britain is a crisis of belonging, but can you ever truly belong in Britain if you aren’t white?

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Arts & Culture

We need to unpack the word ‘race’ and find new language

This article is part of a series from the discussions in the Effects of Race Project at the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS).

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Government & Society

How the failures of the 1919 Versailles Peace Treaty set the stage for today’s anti-racist uprisings

Suffering a pandemic and the aftermath of a war that killed 50 million, the world in 1920 faced a turning point as it negotiated a new political order. As today, the key issue was racial inequality.

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Business & Economy

Gender and Black representation in the leadership of UK food & grocery retailers

About a third of the board leaders, and just under a quarter of executive leaders are women. 4% of board roles and 1% of executive leadership roles are held by Black people.

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Colour of Leadership

Colour of Leadership: Top 10 UK food & grocery retailers

These profiles of the board and executive leadership teams of the top 10 UK food & grocery retailers are part of our Colour of Leadership project – a visual depiction of the leadership teams of the UK’s most significant organisations.

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Arts & Culture

How the dimensions of human inequality affect who and what we are

This article is part of a series from the discussions in the Effects of Race Project at the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS).

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Business & Economy

How to start decolonising your business

Decolonising is an attempt to reverse the legacy of inequality and racism left by colonialism.

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Education & Employment

Beyond name changes and pulling down statues – how to decolonise business schools

Reforming the business school is the next step in the radical revolution needed in higher education.

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Science & Technology

The pandemic shows we need more Black scientists – but who will pay the cost?

Barriers for Black scientists won’t go away without substantial funding – and measures that don’t require white people to lose out.

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Reading List

Books: Black & British

Explore Black British culture and the history of Black people in Britain. From how, as a nation, we are in denial about our imperial past and the racism that plagues our present.