Slavery: Resistance amid the horror By Jane Perlez Published: August 23, 2007

Slavery: Resistance amid the horror By Jane Perlez Published: August 23, 2007

Exhibits at the new International Slavery Museum in Liverpool span the sufferings endured by slaves to the achievements realized by people of African heritage worldwide. (Jonathan Player for The New York Times) LIVERPOOL: The riverside docks here, now a gentrified quarter, were a critical pivot in the trans-Atlantic slave trade when this city rose from …

Notes from England: Black and Asian women are "missing" from almost a third of workplaces in areas with significant ethnic minority populations

Notes from England: Black and Asian women are "missing" from almost a third of workplaces in areas with significant ethnic minority populations

As it releases the results of a two-year investigation, which reveals for the first time the full scale of the workplace penalties faced by Pakistani, Bangladeshi and Black Caribbean women, the Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC) is today calling for a fundamental cultural shift in the way black and Asian women are treated at work and …

Lewis Hamilton-First Black F1 Winner Wins Again in Indy

Lewis Hamilton-First Black F1 Winner Wins Again in Indy

The 22-year-old Englishman fought off a couple of challenges from Mercedes McLaren teammate and two-time world champion Fernando Alonso on Sunday to win the U.S. Grand Prix, the second straight victory for the first black driver in F1’s 61-year history. “Coming into the season, being realistic, I never expected anything like this, but I hoped …

London-Vivid Occasions & Sisters in Spirit Women’s Networking Event

London-Vivid Occasions & Sisters in Spirit Women’s Networking Event

Event start date 06/30/2007, 04:00 pm — 09:00 pm (local time)City/Location London (United Kingdom) Caxton House 129 St. John’s Way Archway, Islington London N19 3RQ Language(s) English Description Vivid Occasions & Sisters in Spirit Women’s Networking Event An event set to inspire the woman that you wish to become. THIS EVENT WILL BE FILMED FOR …