A group of MPs has referred the Home Office to the equalities watchdog over the Windrush scandal, urging an investigation into whether people were unlawfully discriminated against on the basis of their race.
The deputy chairman of the European Research Group has said that “naughty names” will not stop the ERG after Labour MP David Lammy defended comparing the group to the Nazi party.
The shadow women’s minister has defended fellow Labour MP David Lammy after he refused to back down for comparing the European Research Group to the Nazi party.
Andrew Bridgen, a member of the European Research Group, has described David Lammy as “not the sharpest tool in the box” after the Labour MP defended comparing the ERG to the Nazi party.
Labour MP Dawn Butler has accused charities like Comic Relief of “always showing black people as being poor and impoverished”.
Diane Abbott has said it was “offensive” for Amber Rudd to call her a “coloured woman”, after the work and pensions secretary used the phrase during an interview on Thursday.
Focus on the term “white saviour” has distracted from wider issues about the west’s relationship with Africa, according to a top black commentator and writer.
Cheryl Baker from pop group Bucks Fizz has defended documentary maker Stacey Dooley after she was accused of being a “white saviour”.
The television presenter has been accused of being a "white saviour" after posting pictures of herself in Uganda during filming for Comic Relief.
David Lammy blasted the Home Office's handling of the Windrush scandal after an outcry about new deportation flights to Jamaica
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said that the party will not support no-deal Brexit, after MP David Lammy asked him to rule out the option during the leader’s motion of no confidence.
The Conservative MP was escorted by two police officers after she was surrounded by pro-Brexit “yellow vest” protesters, who called her a “traitor” and said she was “on the side of Hitler”.
Members of Parliament have taken to social media over the news that Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has sold water cannons bought when Boris Johnson was in the position for a £300k loss.
Karl Turner and David Lammy have criticised Ryanair for failing to remove a man who shouted racist abuse at a fellow passenger
Toby Young claimed the lack of black students at Oxford University was down to a lack of support from schools. Bilal Harry Khan, a black Cambridge graduate, argues that he isn't completely wrong
The latest annual admissions statistics report by the university showed just 11% of UK undergraduates came from disadvantaged areas.
Shakira Martin is calling on universities and the Government to crack down on racism
Vile message describes Lammy as a monkey and suggests victims of Grenfell Tower will burn in hell
David Lammy tweeted a photo of the letter which is written on a piece of notepad paper
John Redwood, the MP for Wokingham, spoke to Julia Harltey-Brewer about the blow received by the Government over the EU withdrawal bill
The Government was defeated over an amendment to grant MPs a meaningful vote on the terms of the final deal
The Spectator's Toby Young has criticised MP David Lammy for 'implying' that Oxford and Cambridge are guilty of racial bias
Shadow home secretary attacks justice system following Lammy report
Dr Zubaida Haque, a research associate at think tank Runnymede Trust, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the report published by David Lammy
Theresa May said today that the final deal will be put to a parliamentary vote
A review into race and the criminal justice system ordered by David Cameron has suggested BME defendants are more likely to be jailed for some crimes than white defendants