Black Britain

LOOKING B(L)ACK SYMPOSIUM

19 OCTOBER ’18 & 20 OCTOBER ’18 LOOKING B(L)ACK SYMPOSIUM TRAVELS AS GAZE REVERSAL Bernardine Evaristo © Marlon James of Trinidad BERNARDINE EVARISTO Bernardine Evaristo is Professor of Creative Writing at Brunel University and the multiple award-winning author of seven books of fiction and verse fiction that explore the African diaspora, as well as writing short …

Undercover job hunters reveal huge race bias in Britain’s workplaces

Undercover job hunters reveal huge race bias in Britain’s workplaces

Civil servants created false identities to send CVs to hundreds of employers in sting to uncover discrimination. Hat tip to Angela Shaw who sent me this article from the guardian.co.uk. A government sting operation targeting hundreds of employers across Britain has uncovered widespread racial discrimination against workers with African and Asian names. Researchers sent nearly …