David Olusoga

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Wanted: a Tory candidate with the faintest idea of what modern Britain is actually like | John Harris
Intelligent Conservatives must surely know that they should soon change course before their retrograde, fanatical party collides with the rocks, says Guardian columnist John Harris

John Harris

17, Jul, 2022 @12:45 PM

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British history should not be treated as a ‘soft play area’, says David Olusoga
Writer and broadcaster says teaching about the past must not be a way of making people feel good about themselves

Richard Adams Education editor

19, Jun, 2022 @5:22 PM

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‘Cancel culture a reflection of rightwing papers’ intolerance,’ says David Olusoga
Historian taking part in debate at Hay festival says he is labelled an activist to ‘delegitimise’ his voice

Rachel Hall

03, Jun, 2022 @8:29 PM

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‘This is a generational moment’: civil rights group for black Britons launches
Black Equity Organisation, whose trustees include David Lammy and Dame Vivian Hunt, aims to dismantle systemic racism in UK

Geneva Abdul

23, May, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Into the metaverse: my plan to level up broadcasting – with the 3D internet and a Blackpool ‘queercoaster’
From a dome celebrating smog-free Sheffield to a rollercoaster ride through Blackpool’s LGBTQ+ past, presenter and historian David Olusoga reveals how cutting edge tech can show us a new Britain

David Olusoga

16, Mar, 2022 @6:00 AM

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bell hooks remembered: ‘She embodied everything I wanted to be’
The activist and acclaimed author of Ain’t I a Woman and All About Love has died at the age of 69. Here, leading contemporaries pay tribute to her

Reni Eddo-Lodge, David Olusoga, Jay Bernard, Johny Pitts, Jeffrey Boakye, Margaret Atwood, Candice Carty-Williams, Aminatta Forna, Afua Hirsch

16, Dec, 2021 @12:53 PM

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The Guardian view on British TV drama: a new golden age? | Editorial
Editorial: The streaming giants are playing a part in redefining expectations and promoting diversity

Editorial

15, Dec, 2021 @6:25 PM

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Children’s and teens roundup – the best new picture books and novels
A festive tale from Julia Donaldson, an illustrated version of David Olusoga’s Black and British history and the return of a YA thriller queen

Imogen Russell Williams

10, Dec, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Historian David Olusoga awarded President’s Medal
The writer and broadcaster has brought diverse stories from Britain’s past to a wider audience

Aamna Mohdin Community affairs correspondent

09, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Sunday with David Olusoga: ‘I feel this urge to check for major disasters’
The historian tells Michael Segalov about getting up early, reading George Orwell, taking his dog George for a walk, playing his guitar…

Michael Segalov

07, Nov, 2021 @6:45 AM

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My favourite overlooked Black writer – by Bernardine Evaristo, Margaret Atwood and more
From the memoirs of a slave to the story of Britain’s first Black headteacher, leading writers including Malorie Blackman and David Olusoga choose the Black authors who fired their imaginations

Interviews by Lucy Knight

19, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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David Olusoga: ‘Black people were told that they had no history’
The historian and TV presenter on the story of former slave Olaudah Equiano and the significance of Black History Month

Ashish Ghadiali

25, Sep, 2021 @5:00 PM

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