Monthly Archives: January 2015

Four quick paradoxes of the welfare state for Black communities

1) The welfare state was supposed to provide universal provision but was never extend to British subjects outside of the UK. However, British subjects in colonial territories were just as much subjects to the crown as those resident in the … Continue reading

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RasTafari and reparation time

I’ve just published a little piece about the August 1st reparation march through London on OpenDemocracy. You can access it here: https://www.opendemocracy.net/beyondslavery/robbie-shilliam/rastafari-and-reparation-time

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