Race & religion

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Britons getting less tolerant of racist language on TV, Ofcom finds
Attitudes towards transphobia also hardening, but viewers more tolerant of swearing if justified

Jim Waterson Media editor

21, Sep, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Brenda Myers-Powell: she was pimped out, left for dead – then survived to fight for other girls
As a teenager, she became a prostitute on the streets of Chicago. When a customer attacked her, she vowed to escape, dedicating her life to women’s safety and happiness

Ellen E Jones

17, Jun, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Eve Pitts: the Church of England’s first Black female vicar – and one of its fiercest critics
Despite attempts to drive her out of the church, she has spent decades fighting racism wherever she has encountered it. Now she is pushing the C of E to honour the enslaved people it exploited

Kehinde Andrews

27, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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On pay and wealth, damaging race inequalities prevail | Torsten Bell
LSE and Resolution Foundation findings reveal lasting ethnic disadvantage; why was this not reflected in the race report?

Torsten Bell

11, Apr, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Lost in translation: the dead end of dividing the world on identity lines | Kenan Malik
Race should not be a factor in who turns the poetry of Amanda Gorman into Dutch

Kenan Malik

07, Mar, 2021 @8:30 AM

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Osman Yousefzada: 'Shades of unity in hope of a new brown and black coalition'
Designer and writer Osman Yousefzada’s jumpsuit for Beyoncé shot him to instant fame. But it’s being the son of Pakistani-Afghan migrants that shaped him most. Here, he describes his personal and political struggle against racism, and why ethnic solidarity is paramount

Osman Yousefzada

22, Nov, 2020 @10:00 AM

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Tory MP will face no further action for 'Anglo-Muslim relations' tweet
Conservatives issue statement in support of Michael Fabricant but Muslim Council of Britain to make formal complaint

Jessica Elgot Deputy political editor

18, Nov, 2020 @7:43 PM

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Daily Mail pays £25,000 to professor it falsely accused of inciting race war
Priyamvada Gopal reaches settlement over Amanda Platell column that was based on fake tweets

Jim Waterson Media editor

13, Nov, 2020 @4:53 PM

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The Guardian view on race and the Met: making matters worse
Black and minority ethnic Londoners are losing confidence, and Cressida Dick’s denials are no help


22, Oct, 2020 @5:49 PM

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'Tribal and divided': Church of England faces turbulent times
New archbishop of York warns church would need to rebuild amid Covid-19 crisis

Harriet Sherwood Religion correspondent

11, Jul, 2020 @4:23 PM

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Anna Wintour apologises for not giving space to black editors at Vogue
Editor of fashion bible says sorry for printing ‘hurtful and intolerant’ stories and images

Morwenna Ferrier

10, Jun, 2020 @2:34 PM

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Top C of E cleric slams church for 'monochrome' leadership
With many leaders backing Black Lives Matter over George Floyd’s death, a former official leads criticism of ‘perilously archaic’ institution

Harriet Sherwood

07, Jun, 2020 @7:00 AM

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