A persistent, underlying current of structural racism has manifested itself in a multitude of events this year, notably when neo-nazis took to the streets in Charlottesville and when L’Oreal made the decision to fire model Munroe Bergdorf after she spoke out about white privilege.
This is the time to actively engaged, listen and participate in order to create the racially conscious, equal society that we are still far from achieving.
Similarly, British novelist Ron Ramdin will be discussing his book on the centrality that black workers have always had in the British working class (Tues 10th).
This will also be followed by a week long festival of Somali music, poetry, literature, art and panel discussions about Home and Displacement (from Fri 20th).
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