Posts Tagged "multiculturalism"

Not Silenced, Just Preferably Unheard

Jun 23 2016

by Ffion Wyn Evans, Participation Manager ”There’s really no such thing as the ‘voiceless’ There are only the deliberately silenced, or the preferably…

Countdown to 2015…

Jul 28 2014

When Russell Brand famously decried voting a waste of time last year I was angry. At the same time I was grateful…

It is your turn to Empower a Refugee!

Jun 26 2014

It is 7pm on Tuesday evening and the main hall of St. Ethelburga’s is already crowded. People are queuing at the reception…

Have Your Say On 22nd of May!

May 19 2014

When you talk to migrants living in this wonderful city about the right to vote you are asked a lot of questions:…

3Ps of Voting

Apr 08 2014

Do you know what  3 “P” stands for? It is the current voting structure which offers the citizens three different ways to…

The power of words – Here we go again with “illegal”!

Feb 11 2014

Just before the dramatic resignation of the Immigration Minister Mark Harper, which has equally dramatically increased the use of the term ‘illegal…

The Forum’s 20th Anniversary

Dec 19 2013

2013  at The Forum was a year as great as it was challenging. The challenges come from a hostile policy and public…

Women on the Move Awards Call for Nominations

Oct 18 2013

The Women on the Move Awards (formerly the Migrant and Refugee Woman of the Year Award) celebrates and supports the contribution that…

Put the LIGHT ON Racism

Sep 17 2013

Have you been a victim of hate speech? If so, The Forum would like to hear from you. The Forum is working…

Need to see a doctor? Want to take the tube to work? Look ‘a bit foreign’? You’d Better Bring Your Passport!

Aug 05 2013

One of my New Year’s resolutions—and there were only a handful—was to focus on positive things at work.  I decided to stop…