Black Madonna of Willesden, London
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Black Madonna of Willesden, London

Before the 1600’s black people were portrayed by European artists as noble sophisticated and intelligent. This portrayal matche the known reality of African civilisation art and culture. With the rise of kidnap, muurder and forced labour via the slave “trade” this images declined or were destroyed and replaced by debased stereotypes. There are however several […]
Black Fighter Squadron of WW2 :Tuskegee Airmen
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Black Fighter Squadron of WW2 :Tuskegee Airmen

Racist Americans in World War 2could not believe black people could cope with the technical demands of flying. The Tuskeegee Airmen were an experiment to see if it were possible. The subsequent 99th Pursuit Squadron flew escort duty for US bombers over Germany. They never lost a single plane they even shot down 3 german […]
Harold Moody British Civil Rights Leader 1930’s
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Harold Moody British Civil Rights Leader 1930’s

Jamaican Harold Moody came to England in 1904 to study medicine. He encountered racism at every turn but set up his own practice and established the Leauge of Coloured People to fight discrimination. He lobbied the Armed Forces to accept black soldiers as officers www.blackhistorywalks.co.uk
Doreen Lawrence Human Rights Campaigner UK
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Doreen Lawrence Human Rights Campaigner UK

Stephen Lawrence was killed in a racist attack in April 1993 in London. The police ran a sloppy investigation and treated the family appalingly. After a 6 year campaign led by Neville and Doreen Lawrence the government announced a public inquiry, the Mcpherson report then led to an overhaul of the law and the introduction […]
European  Racism in Football
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European Racism in Football

There have been Black footballers in Europe since the 1890’s they have always had to overcome racism off and on the pitch this clip features Thierry Henri,Marcel Desailly,Kamen,Mark Zorro,Samuel Eto