The Mayor’s Race – Screening Easton Community Centre

Another Bristol screening, this time in East Bristol where Loraine Blumenthal’s feature documentary about Marvin Rees is set. The story gives some idea of this character from the ‘ghetto’ and where he is coming from. After some years in the job, there are many questions to ask about the role and his impact but before […]

The Mayor’s Race: Premiere Event – Screening & Discussion

Lively panel discussion, exploring the prospects for black political representation in the UK is followed by the Premiere…

Screening: 80min documentary, The Mayor’s Race.
A film by Loraine Blumenthal

Followed by Q&A about the film.


Darcus Howe – Civil Rights Activist?

Darcus dies and Linton raises a question about Civil Rights in England. Did it happen? Is it fair to use this term or is this just lazy journalism? BY ROB MITCHELL RIP Darcus… ‘What say you? ‘ Now? Contrarian and Provocateur. True Activist. Devil’s Advocate. Intellectual stimulant, taking bruises for militant respectability. Rest In Peace Your […]