When actions speak louder than words, race in UK higher education.

Race and higher education hit a pivotal moment in 2018 as Black British student’s experiences made headlines across the UK. Mainstream and social media campaigns such as #MyRacistCampus reported Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) students’ everyday experiences of racism(s) on university campuses as users submitted their stories via Facebook and Twitter. The campaign supported prior … Continued

“Hair Apparent – A Voyage Around My Roots”

I grew up a mixed-race foster child in an all-White rural community in Yorkshire back in the 60s and 70s and being ‘high-visibility’ was something I had to learn how to handle alone. Not just my colour but my mass of tightly-curled hair also became a distinguishing feature; my White foster-mother struggled with it and … Continued

The Diversity Trust Podcast #4 Stella Creasy MP – Gender Equality

Listen to the full podcast interview here… Listen to a snippet here… “I think what the challenge is, is that all-women shortlists – and, indeed, BAME shortlists – are not in themselves enough. It’s not enough to say, ‘We should get more diversity in the room’. It’s then, what happens when you’re in the room? … Continued

Help Me Sleep!

Are you interested in taking part in a Channel 4 documentary about Britain’s sleep problems? Are you over 18-years-old? MultiStory Media are looking for adults with sleep issues to undergo treatment, which could help you get a good night’s sleep. We will be filming over summer this year. Interested? Please email us at helpmesleep@multistory.tv with your name, … Continued