Prince Harry says it will take ‘every single one of us’ to defeat racism

The Duke of Sussex insists it would take ‘every single person on the planet’ to defeat racism in a candid new virtual interview for a civil rights organisation.  Prince Harry, 35, who is currently living in Tyler Perry’s $14 million mansion in Beverly Hills with Meghan Markle, 38, and their son Archie, one, having stepped back … Read more Prince Harry says it will take ‘every single one of us’ to defeat racism

Prince Harry says it will take ‘every single one of us’ to defeat racism

The Duke of Sussex insists it would take ‘every single person on the planet’ to defeat racism in a candid new virtual interview for a civil rights organisation.  Prince Harry, 35, who is currently living in Tyler Perry’s $14 million mansion in Beverly Hills with Meghan Markle, 38, and their son Archie, one, having stepped back … Read more Prince Harry says it will take ‘every single one of us’ to defeat racism

Rochelle Humes says talking about childhood racism for TV documentary was ‘so emotional’

‘It was like a therapy session’: Rochelle Humes says talking about childhood racism for TV documentary was ‘so emotional’ as she reflects on having open conversations with her own kids By Joanna Crawley For Mailonline Published: 10:43 BST, 6 August 2020 | Updated: 10:43 BST, 6 August 2020 Rochelle Humes has described the emotional experience … Read more Rochelle Humes says talking about childhood racism for TV documentary was ‘so emotional’

Leigh-Anne Pinnock recounts the first time she experienced racism aged 9

Leigh-Anne Pinnock has spoken about the first time she experienced racism – at just nine-years-old. The Little Mix star, 28, was bullied at school and told she was ‘from the jungle’. Appearing on Channel 4’s The Talk, on which black celebrities recount their experiences with racist abuse, Leigh-Anne sat between her parents and told her story. Her … Read more Leigh-Anne Pinnock recounts the first time she experienced racism aged 9

British Vogue editor Edward Enninful denies criticism of Meghan Markle was racism

Edward Enninful has denied criticism of Meghan Markle was racist as he suggested it ‘took a minute’ for the Duchess to ‘understand the rules’ of the royal institution. The editor-in-chief of British Vogue, 47, and the Duchess of Sussex, 39, collaborated on September 2019’s special ‘Forces for Change’ edition, which featured a grid of 15 … Read more British Vogue editor Edward Enninful denies criticism of Meghan Markle was racism

Rita Ora and James Blunt join more than 700 stars to slam racism after Wiley’s anti-Semitic tweets

Musicians including Rita Ora and James Blunt have united to stand against racism after rapper Wiley’s anti-Semitic tweets. In an open letter shared online, around 700 artists and label executives called for the British music industry to ‘wipe out racism’ and declared ‘silence is not an option’.  Others who have signed the powerful statement include … Read more Rita Ora and James Blunt join more than 700 stars to slam racism after Wiley’s anti-Semitic tweets

Tory MP sparks racism row after claiming ‘vast majority’ of lockdown breakers are BAME

Tory MP sparks racism row after claiming the ‘vast majority’ of lockdown rule-breakers are from BAME communities Craig Whittaker, of Calder Valley in West Yorkshire, has sparked a racism row He said ‘sections of our community are just not taking the pandemic seriously’ The MP made the comments after local lockdowns  were imposed in the North By … Read more Tory MP sparks racism row after claiming ‘vast majority’ of lockdown breakers are BAME

David Harewood claims he left the UK to pursue acting roles in the United States because of racism

‘We are not supported in the UK’: David Harewood claims he moved to the United States because of ‘racism’ in the British film industry The actor, 54, moved to the USA after struggling to find film roles in the UK  David grew up in Birmingham but moved to help his career after being advised by … Read more David Harewood claims he left the UK to pursue acting roles in the United States because of racism

Equality watchdog boss accuses government of ‘dragging its feet over racism’

Equality watchdog boss accuses government of ‘dragging its feet over racism’ and urges businesses to set targets to recruit more people from ethnic minorities in senior roles Chairman David Isaac questioned if racism had really been made ‘top priority’ He said he knew the government was trying to understand the problem But Mr Isaac said … Read more Equality watchdog boss accuses government of ‘dragging its feet over racism’

Mother of Anthony Walker calls racism a ‘disease’ causing ‘pain and suffering’ 

The mother of Anthony Walker, who was murdered in a racist attack in Liverpool aged 18, has called racism a ‘disease’ which causes ‘pain and suffering’.  Gee Walker, appeared on Good Morning Britain from her Merseyside home to speak about BBC One film Anthony which will document how the devout Christian was brutally killed on 29th July … Read more Mother of Anthony Walker calls racism a ‘disease’ causing ‘pain and suffering’