By Zephaniah Samuels The family of Ricky Bishop, a physically healthy 25-year-old who died at Brixton Police Station on 22 November 2001, are calling on supporters to attend a march and rally in support of the arrest, trail and convictions of the officers involved in his death, meeting at Windrush... Read more..
By Zephaniah Samuels With data showing that people from the UK's African Caribbean are at least six time more likely to be detained under the Mental Health Act, even thought this group do not have higher rates of mental ill health than their white counterparts, the Care Quality Commission call for... Read more..
By Ruth Dayspring Black Mental Health UK in collaboration with Cancer Black Care have published a new study on access to cancer screening for people from the capital's African Caribbean communities living with a diagnosis of mental illness, which shows that engaging with the black voluntary sector... Read more..
The exemptions of detained patients in the new 'right to choose' in mental health care initiative pose the danger of excluding black Britons health campaigners warn, as although people from the UK's African Caribbean communities present early to their GPs for help, they are more likely to be turned away... Read more..
By Matilda MacAttram Wednesday 2 April 2008 The only permanent exhibition to shed light on the city of London’s involvement in the transatlantic slave trade is on permanent view at the Museum in Docklands.