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    Windrush Victims Classed As Criminals In British Government Blunder

    Tally of wrongful deportations and detained likely to rise after Home Office error The Home Office has admitted that the number of Windrush people known to have been wrongly deported or detained is likely to rise from the figure of 164 because officials have misclassified a number of affected people as criminals and excluded them […] More

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    David Olusoga: ‘Black Soldiers Were Expendable – Then Forgettable’

    Black and Asian troops fought beside white comrades – but after the armistice came the violent return of racial subjugation  American troops from the 369th black infantry regiment arrive back in New York after the end of the first world war. Composite: Bettmann Although the guns on the western front fell silent, literally with military […] More

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    UK BBC ‘put hot chocolate on my face because they didn’t have any make-up for black people’, Children’s TV Presenter Claims

    London Hughes said makeup artist panicked and used the hot chocolate in 2012 Hughes, 29, revealed incident on a podcast to illustrate ‘well-intentioned’ racism She also claims she was told to write about her parents ‘coming over from Africa  London Hughes, 29, (pictured) said a makeup artist dabbed hot chocolate powder on her face as she didn’t […] More

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    Britain blocks EU apology for slave trade

    Britain and a small number of allies are being accused of jeopardizing the UN’s anti-racism conference by blocking the European Union from issuing a straightforward apology for the transatlantic trade in slavery. The British delegation in Durban is pushing instead for a more modest expression of “regret”. But other EU states fear that British resistance […] More

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    Racism Is As British As a Cup Of Tea

    (CNN)Britain is meant to be celebrating 70 years since the arrival of the steamship Windrush, which brought with it 500 people from the Caribbean and marked the start of mass migration to the UK from the British Empire. But the festive mood has been broken by the realization that a number of the Windrush generation — who […] More