New Play : ‘Custody’ explores deaths of black men under care of police

Do the names Sarah Reed, Sheku Bayoh and Sean Rigg mean anything to you? Those are just a few black people who have died in police custody here in the UK. Black and minority ethnic people who die in custody rarely make mainstream headlines.


New film from Migrant Media to be launched

provided by: Ken Fero published: December 2013 New film from Migrant Media to be launched on 18th January 2014 Po Po – 25 minutes (UK/2013/Ken Fero/Migrant Media) Jason McPherson loses his life in shocking circumstances after being taken to Notting Hill Police Station – the Independent Police Complaint Commission (IPCC) begin an internal investigation into the…

Final goodbye: Mandela’s funeral farewell in ancestral home

by: The Voice Online published: 15 December 2013 Nelson Mandela’s state funeral is under way at his ancestral home in Qunu, ending a week of commemorations for the anti-apartheid hero. Thousands of people – including foreign dignitaries – are attending the service, which blends state ceremonial with traditional rituals. Members of his family attended an overnight…