Race in Britain

Why race has no place when a child needs a home

Once again, race has proved a bar to adoption in the UK.

Who do you think you are?

As the population rises, the make-up of Britain changes

Snap judgements

How we regard people - before we have even met

All together now

Pete Turner, bass player with Elbow, gives his personal account of growing up black

Why I won't fly the England flag

Steve Downes is a proud Englishman - but displaying this national symbol could make him seem like the racists he despises

As Britain becomes more multi-ethnic, what will happen to 'Englishness'?

While non-white people often call themselves British, it is mainly white people who identify themselves as English, Scottish or Welsh

Fear of racism should no longer be the veil covering up hard truths

As a Muslim and a feminist, Yasmin Alibhai Brown is surprised to find herself agreeing with Jack Straw MP - that we need to examine the attitudes of Asian men to white girls

Why are white people expats when the rest of us are immigrants?

Surely any person going to work outside their country is an expatriate? But no, the word exclusively applies to white people.

My father, the racist

Chris Fox and his Indian partner are having a baby. Her family are thrilled and so are his - all except his father, who votes BNP and can't see past skin that isn't white

The Stephen Lawrence legacy

Since his racially-motivated murder in 1993, the parents of Stephen Lawrence have been campaigning for justice. In the wake of the convictions of two men in 2012, two young Londoners reflect on what has changed and what has not.

Ethnic population

England and Wales have become more ethnically diverse

Mixed race population

Young people worry less about race than their parents did, and see mixed race Britain as the everyday norm

Progress on prejudice

Britain is a fairer and less racist country than it was 20 years ago

The grim reality of being an interracial couple in Britain

Singer FKA Twigs has been subjected to online abuse for having a white boyfriend, Twilight actor Robert Pattinson.

Don't push your views on me

Personal account: A powerful message to those who think he should hate Muslims from a British soldier who lost a leg in Iraq.

Race at work

BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) people face prejudice in the race to the top