Race Equity Strategy Session for Students

A real opportunity for you to have your voice heard and listened to as part of London Metropolitan University’s ongoing commitment to race equality.   About this Event The Centre for Equity & Inclusion team will be holding briefings to update and consult with Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Students on our commitment to tackling institutional racism. As the discussion may extend to difficult personal experiences, … Continue reading Race Equity Strategy Session for Students

Understanding Islamophobia

In November 2020, London Met became the first UK University to formally adopt the APPG working definition of Islamophobia. To mark this, the Centre for Equity & Inclusion will be holding a panel discussion with Dr Zain Sardar (Aziz Foundation) and Dr Fatima Rajina (Stephen Lawrence Research Centre, De Montfort University) to explore Islamophobia in Britain and within Higher Education. Come join us on Wednesday, … Continue reading Understanding Islamophobia

Black History Month

With the British curriculum unchanged, Black history in school was very basic: slaves, Martin Luther King, Malcolm X and Rosa Parks. Yes, they were integral to the rights Black people now have today but for 12 years of my life, year after year, those four topics were the only ones we were taught about Black history. And the leading figures were all men (bar Rosa … Continue reading Black History Month