• anti-racism statement from icr

    anti-racism statement from icr

    The International Centre on Racism stands against racism in all its forms. The death of George Floyd and others in the past in the name of law enforcement has saddened and appalled members of the Centre. We strongly condemn prejudice against black and minority ethnic people in the US, the UK and around the world.…

  • Hollywood & Covid: post-2020

    Hollywood & Covid: post-2020

    A week after Lockdown began in late March 2020, the Institute for Social Responsibility, based at Edge Hill University, made a call for contributions to its blog to comment on our responses to the Covid-19 epidemic and how our academic fields have been affected. Deputy Director of the International Centre on Racism, Jenny Barrett, contributed…

  • MONITORacism video series: ‘The Cuomo Files’

    MONITORacism video series: ‘The Cuomo Files’

    ICR partner, MONITORacism magazine, has launched a video series on racism and Covid-19. Following New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s call for research into the impact of the virus on ethnic minorities, the series brings expert insights on racism from around the world. The series can be found on the MONITORacism YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/c/monitoracismmagazine

  • new policy paper on online antisemitism

    new policy paper on online antisemitism

    The ICR’s principal partner, MONITOR Global Intelligence on Racism, has published a policy paper on how to combat antisemitism online. The data and recommendations in the paper are based on the international meeting hosted by the ICR in November 2019, which was funded by the European Association for Jewish Studies. The international meeting gathered top…

  • Social Media and Antisemitism

    Social Media and Antisemitism

    DECIPHERING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PREJUDICE AND COMMUNICATION CONFERENCE & PUBLIC WORKSHOP International Centre on Racism, Edge Hill University, UK 5-6 November 2019 Social media is arguably impacting in significant ways on anti-Jewish racism- but what is novel about this relationship? Focused on this question, Social Media & Antisemitism is the first conference to analyse the connection between…