Letter from London


The serpent of racism wounded, not killed

Recalling the New Cross Fire, which killed several black teenagers in London 40 years ago, Clayton Goodwin wonders if all the good work done on community relations since is in danger of unravelling.

Finding the power behind the scenes

In the British sports and entertainment industries, few black people have positions of influence behind the scenes. What is behind this shortcoming?

Why London is now a stabbing hotspot

London has become notorious for a seemingly unending series of fatal stabbings. The perpetrators and victims are mostly black. What is behind this upsurge of violence?

Hitler must be turning in his grave

The list of people of African origin who continue to bring victories and glories to their adopted European countries continues to grow.

Uganda’s She Cranes ready for lift-off

This month, the She Cranes, Uganda’s netball team will be touring England. Their captain, Peace Proscovia, despite a difficult early life, is considered one of …