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Eid al-Fitr article icon

History & The Arts

Eid al-Fitr

Eid al-Fitr is a major Islamic holiday, marking the end of Ramadan. Find out more about the ‘lesser Eid’ in this article.

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5 mins
Hip Hop, Transculturation and Ethnography in Delhi article icon

Education & Development

Hip Hop, Transculturation and Ethnography in Delhi

What does Hip Hop in Delhi tell us about local life and culture? This article delves into the ethnographic fieldwork.

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5 mins
Olaudah Equiano, the Abolitionist and Author article icon

History & The Arts

Olaudah Equiano, the Abolitionist and Author

This article draws attention to the life of Olaudah Equiano (1745 –1797) in Cambridgeshire and London and explores the authority of his autobiography, The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudiah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa the African written by himself. It considers the impact of his autobiography on societies, in its ability to address ...

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5 mins
Black lives matter in sport too: what is the BAME experience of sport in the UK? article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Black lives matter in sport too: what is the BAME experience of sport in the UK?

In the current climate, it would be hard not to notice the social upheaval among the BAME population in the UK and USA. Be it the high proportion of deaths among the BAME community from contracting COVID-19 or unarmed black men and women being killed unjustly by the police. So, as a black British man with Nigerian parents, I must express my ...

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15 mins
Ramadan Mubarak! article icon

History & The Arts

Ramadan Mubarak!

The holy month of Ramadan, determined by the lunar cycle, runs from 22nd March - 21st April this year. Discover how this isn't just a time for abstaining but a time for celebration while showing devotion to Islam.

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10 mins
‘Where do you really come from?’ How this enquiry can add insult to injury article icon

Education & Development

‘Where do you really come from?’ How this enquiry can add insult to injury

In November 2022, Buckingham Palace hit news headlines concerning racial microaggressions from one of their Senior Aids directed towards a Charity Boss. This article looks at the case in more detail.

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5 mins
The First World War continues: Britain’s dash for Mosul, Iraq, November 1918 article icon

History & The Arts

The First World War continues: Britain’s dash for Mosul, Iraq, November 1918

After the armistice of 1918, why did the British occupy Mosul, Iraq? Dr John Slight looks at the continued hostilities in the Middle East after the guns fell silent on the Western Front.

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15 mins
QATAR 2022 must impart a positive coaching legacy for Africa and the Caribbean member associations article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

QATAR 2022 must impart a positive coaching legacy for Africa and the Caribbean member associations

Qatar 2022 saw all five African nations led by a head coach who is a native of their country, changing the narrative that a non-African was essential in them being successful, most notably Morocco's Walid Regragui. Are we really seeing an ongoing trend or a flash in the pan, and does this really indicate progress for those chasing a coaching ...

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5 mins
Teaching equality: unconscious bias in education article icon

Education & Development

Teaching equality: unconscious bias in education

How deep is systemic racism in the classroom? Christina Collins reflects on her experiences as a teacher and what needs to change.

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10 mins
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Money & Business

Diversity and inclusion in the workplace

Do you feel concerned about a lack of diversity in your workplace? Is this something you want to address? Perhaps you’d like to feel more informed on a personal level before taking it further organisationally? This free course introduces you to the benefits and complexities of developing and supporting a diverse and inclusive workforce. It ...

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24 hrs
Applying social work law to asylum and immigration free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Society, Politics & Law

Applying social work law to asylum and immigration

This course will present an overview of the policy and law that relates to social work with people involved in the asylum and immigration system and will introduce you to the ways in which social work practitioners can support people with insecure immigration status, refugees and asylum seekers more effectively. It will highlight some of the ...

Free course
8 hrs
‘Shut up and play’: a brief history of athlete activism article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

‘Shut up and play’: a brief history of athlete activism

Despite many sports organisers and fans maintaining a belief that sport and politics do not mix, sport has consistently proven itself as a breeding ground for activism and protest. The argument that sport and politics should be kept separate is perhaps most prevalent when it comes to athletes expressing their political views. This article ...

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10 mins