Literature

Making Mixed Race Matter

People in Harmony is a UK mixed race organisation established in 1972 to provide information and support to mixed race people, families and couples. One of our aims is to influence and improve ways that public services such as education, health, social care and criminal justice are delivered through discussion and debate. This is how …

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MIXED UP IN LOVE

Mixed Up in Love is a new report released from dating app Inner Circle, in collaboration with the authors of MIXED UP: Confessions of an Interracial Couple. The report takes a closer look at some of the challenges and themes behind British people’s behaviours when it comes to interracial dating and relationships and reveals half (49%) of Brits still fear …

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Mixed Race and Racism

The Psychological Effects of Racism – Presented by Ivan Ward, April 2021Tavistock & Portman NHS Foundation Trust YouTube Channel In his highly personal presentation from April 2021, Ivan Ward uses his own experience and that of others to show how psychoanalytic theories can help us understand the significant psychological effects of ‘low-level’ everyday racism in …

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Black & Mixed Race Children’s School Experiences

The Experiences and Achievements of Black & Mixed Race Pupils. Ethnicity Facts and Figures: Education Attainment 8 – GOV.UK April 2021 Ethnicity the Facts: GCSE English and Maths Results – GOV.UK April 2021 Ethnicity the Facts: Students achieving 3 A grades or better – GOV.UK April 2021 Exclusion rates reported for Mixed Race White and …

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Being Mixed Race

A People in Harmony Seminar, London UK. This annual event by the UK Mixed Race Charity, People in Harmony, was held at Bethnal Green, London in the Autumn of 2015. “Being Mixed Race: Stories & Experiences from Mixed Race People and Families” was the theme for the day with attendees meeting up from around the …

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Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities: The Report

Does the The Report deliver what it was set up to do? Northern Notes – “What is the Race Disparity Unity’s 2021 Race report really aimed at?”“It lacks accuracy. coherence, credibility, it is disarming and designed to attract attention away from attempts to deal with racial disparities and racism collectively.” Dr. Ipek Demir. Associate Professor …

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Growing up Mixed Race in England

Mixed Race Matters: Mixed Race people talk about their experiences BBC – Black Lives Matter: Mixed-race people share their stories Mixed-race people are the fastest growing ethnic group, according to the last census. But what’s it like growing up mixed-race in England and what impact has the Black Lives Matter movement had? Parents and young …

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Mixed Race Matters talk in Families

Mixed Women Explain Why Talking About Race With Their Families Matters In an article from UNBOTHERED UK, written by Aliyah Miller, four mixed race women talk about their different experiences and perspectives of being mixed. Sami, 21, appreciates having two cultures in her life. Her father is Jewish and her mother Jamaican. Alamay, 19, has …

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