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Collection of Articles about Black History across the African Diaspora. We welcome original contributed articles.
Stephen Bourne Black Poppies – Britain’s Black Community and the Great War (The History Press, £12.99) Review by Sean Creighton 4 November 2014 ‘The near-total exclusion from our history books of black servicemen in the First World War is shameful…. Some black servicemen made the ultimate sacrifice … and like Walter
It is often thought that World War One was a European War, fought exclusively by Europeans. Nothing could be further from the truth. Despite the fact that the mainstream media makes precious little effort to acknowledge the contributions of Non Europeans. There were lots of Black and Asian soldiers in
A reading list of books related to the ongoing Black presence in Britain, Slavery, colonialism and black Settlement in the U.K The list is by no means exhaustive! Books about Black British History Staying Power-The History of Black people in Britain by Peter Fryer (Pluto Press 1984) Black England-Life before
When the Government of the day start to role out their ministers, in defence of a topic that they have already managed to largely keep out of the mainstream agenda, you know something’s afoot. Perhaps they sense that restless educators and equality campaigners see right through their piecemeal offerings on