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Researchers find racism towards East and Southeast Asians causes low life satisfaction and unhappiness as hate crimes increase by 21% in the UK

Researchers find racism towards East and Southeast Asians causes low life satisfaction and unhappiness as hate crimes increase by 21% in the UK

HATE crimes towards East and Southeast Asians (ESEAs) have increased 21 per cent in the first quarter of 2020 compared to the same period in 2018 and 2019, according to UK Police. Researchers believe this is linked to significant reductions in life satisfaction, happiness, and mental health. The community is […]

Zina Alfa, presenter and founder of UB hair

Discrimination: the woman fighting to root it out when it comes to hair

INVESTIGATION Hair discrimination is a perfect example of seemingly innocuous discriminatory policy that targets black women in socio-economic spheres. Alethea Farline investigates how this policy impacts education, mental health, and societal perceptions of race.   A PETITION has started in the UK to add hair discrimination to the Equality Act 2010. […]