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BLM £1.2m

In October, the official UK branch of Black Lives Matter revealed that it was about to gain access to £1.2m it had raised through GoFundMe, an online crowdfunding platform.

Can we commit to becoming anti-racist organisations?

It’s only by rooting out racism and establishing genuine equality and racial justice that we'll be able to bring about deep changes in our society, argues Milan Rai

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Johny Pitts, Afropean: Notes from Black Europe

Penguin, 2019; 416pp; £10.99

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Has BLM affected the peace movement?

PN surveyed over 100 peace activists on the impact of Black Lives Matter

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Listen for peace

Swansea's 'Peace Mala' project extolled as model for cross-racial discussion

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Editorial: What? More about ‘decolonising’ peace?

Racism and colonialism are at the heart of the peace movement's main issues, argues Milan Rai

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Radical Music: Black Lives Matter - Singing out & shutting up

Penny Stone suggests some ways in which white activists can show solidarity with #BlackLivesMatter 

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A protest master class

A look inside the creativity fuelling the US struggle to defund the police

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It is not just a bunch of flowers

An XR act of gratitude to Brixton police officers was painful and racist

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Remember Saro-Wiwa

A poster for Black history month

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