All posts tagged: england

Institutional Police Racism is Not Just a Few Rotten Apples

An official report accuses police of the widespread abuse of their power to strip-search children, with black children 11 times more likely than their white peers to be selected by officers for the ordeal. The study found that police did not follow the rules in more than half of strip-searches, amounting to “widespread non-compliance”, and […]

Migrant Deaths

The 25th of November 2022 marked the one-year anniversary of the death of 31 mostly Muslim migrants crossing the English Channel in a rubber dinghy. The deaths have been marked as the worst maritime disaster in the Channel for 30 years. The circumstances of the horrific events are even more disturbing.