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UK: Southall Black Sisters Under Threat

Southall Black Sisters
Jess at The F Word sent me this disturbing news:

Southall Black Sisters has been helping empower black and ethnic minority women since 1979. The work they do – on issues as wide-ranging as honour crimes, domestic violence and depression – is invaluable, but is now under threat because Ealing council has decided to withdraw its funding.

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2 Comments

  1. yiskra says:

    That’s absurd, they’re more in demand now than they ever were, and there is absolutely no way that a service for all women, or smaller groups can match 30 years of expertise, or cater to the paralell socio-economic conditions BME women face in Britain. Thanks for the tip off.

  2. Black Women in Europe says:

    You’re welcome Yiskra. Spread the word.

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