By Zephaniah Samuels The Equalities Watchdog's CEO Mark Hammond's comments endorsing Charles Walker MP's tabling of today's parliamentary debate on black deaths in custody and Black Mental Health UK's work on this issue comes ahead of the Commissions commitment to look at using its powers in this... Read more..
By Staff writer The tragic news of the death of 38-year-old, Leon Briggs, who was restrained by officers and taken to Luton Police Station, and then detained under the Mental Health Act on Monday has caused widespread alarm at the way people from the community in need of mental health care continue... Read more..
By Staff writer Minister of state Norman Lamb MP's commitment to a round table meeting with human rights campaigns group BMH UK and ACCI in light of concerns raised at the first national conference on policing, mental health and black Briton marks a much welcomed turn in the way government is engaging... Read more..
By Zephaniah Samuels Experts and professionals across the community have called for a renewed focus on addressing the discrimination and over use of coercion faced by black patients over represented in mental health hospitals in the face of a flawed study led by Swaran Singh refuting the existence... 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.