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Patrick Vernon OBE, founder of Every Generation Media which works in the creative and cultural industries is recognised and saluted in the Black Enterprise (BE) Mogul publication for 2016. BE Mogul is a new publication celebrating the contribution of black British business owners. On 4 February 2016 NatWest hosted the official launch ceremony in London where over 75 of the most innovative and successful black business owners featured in the   Read More ...

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Fifty years ago today (8th of December 2015) the Labour government of Harold Wilson introduced the first Race Relations Act – outlawing discrimination based on ethnicity. Labour has a strong track record. As recently as 2010 we passed the Equality Act. On this anniversary, Kate Green MP, Labour’s Shadow Women & Equalities Minister, announced that Patrick Vernon will chair an advisory group of experts to advise her on policy on   Read More ...

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On Thursday 17 June at St Thomas’ Hospital in London, Simon Stevens, and CEO of NHS England hosted an event celebrating the Windrush Generation and the migration contribution to the NHS. Sam King one of the few survivors of the Windrush Ship in 1948 and former WW2 veteran was guest of honour. A Number of individuals’ current and former staff reflected their NHS journey covering the decades since 1948. This   Read More ...

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With the ongoing state police killing of black youth, men and women in the USA; Ebola, climate change, and Islamic led terrorism in Africa; fragile economies of the Caribbean, and growing health, economic and political social inequality in the UK and mainland Europe we are starting to feel like an endangered species!!! Such is the concern about the plight of black people on the planet that from January 2015 the   Read More ...

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