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Britain: Police Investigate Viral Video Of Officer Beating Man

AFRICANGLOBE - West Midlands Police has referred itself to the Independent Office for Police Conduct over footage of a man being repeatedly hit by a police officer. In the clip, which is only eight seconds long, one officer can be seen repeatedly striking the man on his head and holding his left arm, while another holds his right.

UK Slammed Over Treatment Of Black People

Blacks in Britain are lagging behind in society, a damning report from United Nations experts has found. The United Nations Working Group of Experts on...

UN to Investigate Death of Black Persons in British Custody

Black deaths in British custody and Stop and Search are among subjects to feature at the forefront of a seminar attended by experts from...

South Africa and the U.K. Focus on Doubling Trade

South Africa and the UK are looking to increase economic and trade ties by focusing on exporting high-value-added goods to Britain, the Minister of...

American Travel Industry Adding Pressure Against UK APD

Through an open letter to chancellor of the United Kingdom, George Osborne, a coalition of over 30 American travel industry organisations has challenged the air passenger duty (APD) levelled by the British government on travellers to and from the UK as “excessively high and counterproductive” and urged it to abandon plans to raise the APD in 2012.

Jamaicans and Nigerians Subjected to Racism and Humiliating Treatment by U.K....

Nigerian and Jamaican immigration detainees have been subjected to degrading treatment, use of force and racist language from private security officers while being removed from the UK, according to two major reports.

Black Men Unfairly Targeted in Riot Coverage

Black Men were unfairly targeted in media coverage of the recent UK riots, claimed a majority of readers who voted in a recent British online poll.