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Black History Month textile art in Manchester
19th Oct
A collection of vibrant portraits celebrating influential Black figures decorate the walls of Manchester HOME as part of a project by artist...
Protestors taking the knee down Stretford Road
3rd Feb
Stand Up to Racism Manchester have said they will continue to protest in Hulme Park every week “until racism goes”. The organisation...
Protest, ENDSARS, police brutality
3rd Nov
Taking a knee is so much more than a simple human gesture, it is an icon of protest, the face of a social movement and...
12th Oct
College students painted the pandemic in a writing initiative led by the Manchester Centre for New Writing at the University of Manchester. The...
Protesters hold up signs saying "I can't breathe"
8th Jun
Image by Isaac Piper   Image by Isaac Piper   Image by Isaac Piper Since the days of Jim Crow, black communities worldwide...
Protesters in St Peter's Square Manchester
1st Jun
George Floyd demo BLM from Northern Quota on Vimeo. Hundreds of people gathered in St Peter’s Square in Manchester to march in solidarity with US...
Palestine flag at protest
10th Jul
Protesting is an integral part of any society, modern day, or old. Protests have been documented, written about, videoed, quashed and proven...
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