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Violence in the Time of COVID: Dispatches from the Caribbean

Violence in the Time of COVID: Dispatches from the Caribbean

Johannah-Rae Reyes and Levi Gahman Across the Anglo-Caribbean, recurrent machinations of state violence and police brutality persist. Institutionalised attacks on negatively-racialised, resource-poor, and politically-active groups correlate with the discomfiting reality that states in the region are purportedly postcolonial nations retaining Westminster-modelled [...]

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The Whiteness of Public Space

The Whiteness of Public Space

Tom Trevatt When Edward Colston’s statue was toppled by Black Lives Matter protesters in June 2020 there was both praise and condemnation from both sides of the political spectrum. One of the strangest images that emerged was of Piers Morgan praising [...]

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