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Black 1919: Riots, Racism and Resistance in Imperial Britain

This long anticipated work forms a welcome addition to the growing but still sparse historical literature on colonised people‚Äôs lives in Britain. The seaport riots of 1919, in which white crowds attacked Black workers, their families and communities, have long presented a painful conundrum, prefiguring a century of conflict and harassment of people of colourContinue reading “Black 1919: Riots, Racism and Resistance in Imperial Britain”