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Following the police killing of George Floyd, 300 people gather outside the Minnesota capitol building to demand reparations from the United States government for years of slavery, Jim Crow, segregation, redlining,  ​and violence against black people from police in St. Paul, Minnesota on June 19, 2020. Credit: Fibonacci Blue

Does a racially just future need to include reparations for transatlantic slavery or is that a distraction from achieving...

Defiantly demanding change in Brooklyn, New York. SAANYA ALI/MAJORITY WORLD

Amy Hall on why defunding police departments could be the most caring thing to do.

Illustration by Sarah John

Having travelled to the land of her birth as the coronavirus pandemic began to gather pace, Yewande Omotoso...

Illustration by Sarah John

Yewande Omotoso’s namesake leads her down some unusual pathways.

Illustration by Sarah John

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Yewande Omotoso reflects on why no-nonsense Johannesburg is the place that suits her best.

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Just like their better-known US counterparts, the British Black Panthers have continuing relevance. 

This year, South Africa marks 25 years since its first democratic elections, which ended white minority rule, made Nelson Mandela president and gave all South Africans equal political rights. Ilvy Njiokiktjien photographs the young South Africans who have known only life in the post-apartheid ‘rainbow nation’.

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This year, South Africa marks 25 years since its first democratic elections. Ilvy Njiokiktjien photographs the young South...

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Husna Rizvi speaks to the activist-authors of A FLY Girl’s Guide to Cambridge – a new...

Women attend an event in Windrush Square to show solidarity with the Windrush generation in the Brixton district of London, Britain April 20, 2018. REUTERS/Darren Staples

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Katie McQue exposes the legal loopholes used to discriminate against Caribbean citizens.

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The boxer has become the butt of social media jokes, Alessio Perrone writes.

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Violence against women is being used as a weapon of communal hatred, suggesting India should enact the Communal Violence...

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She was a young, black, city councillor – and a beacon of hope in her Rio favela and for Brazil. Vanessa Baird...

Protests raged for days after Keith Lamont Scott was shot dead by police in Charlotte, North Carolina, September 2016

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Amy Hall on the global fight for black liberation.

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Natty Kasambala on the call to action and celebration

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The impacts of racism can be seen in almost all aspects of everyday life.

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Are you a non-black person unsure of how to support black struggles? Kristina Wong has some ideas for you...

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