Why Black History Month Matters

Black History Month is a celebration which showcases the many accomplishments black people have made in Britain. For many of us, it provides the impetus to overcome the many barriers we face, in addition to providing positive depictions of black people that detract away from harmful stereotypes we’re subject to.Read more

Communities come together in Dudley

Over 150 people attended the Salaam Dudley event, a belated celebration of Eid Al-Adha by the Muslim community in Dudley last Sunday.Read more

Getting together with music

HOPE not hate in Dudley joined thousands of other communities across the country to host a Great Get Together event at Grange Park.Read more

Safeguarding children from extremism

HOPE not hate is training teachers across the UK to understand extremist ideologies their students may encounter online.Read more

England's Flag belongs to all Britons

The result of the semi-final was disappointing, but football has already "come home".  England's team can hold its head high because we are all proud of Southgate's diverse young team.Read more

The problematic art of humanising Muslims

Ramadan is over and with it ends iftars – the meal eaten to break the fast at sunset. The month has become a great tool for those working on interfaith as the number of community iftars grows and activities such as solidarity fasting have become more common. But efforts to humanise a community that is often painted with a broad terrorist brush contains its own pitfalls.Read more

Bradford celebrates together

Bradford Hope not hate held their second Family fun day event in the City Centre on Saturday. This event that is becoming an annual occasion, was attended by people and communities from right across the City.Read more

Activists organise at Hope Academy!

Organisers from across the UK joined HOPE not hate in Birmingham to learn about best practices and exchange know-how on community organising.Read more

Interfaith groups band together

Interfaith, intercultural and inter identity organisations from across Europe met in Paris to create a coalition last week. The newly minted European Institute for Dialogue will coordinate activities, exchange best practices and issue joint statements.Read more

Westminster holds historic first Iftar

MPs across parties broke fast with British Muslims and addressed Islamophobia in Britain.Read more