Challenging Hate | Building Communities
We inform and educate the public about organised hatred and extremism and we strengthen and empower communities to find positive solutions to division.
COMMUNITY ACTION BLOG | Monday, 27 March 2017
Last March, we ran an immensely popular online campaign to celebrate individual women around the UK who were nominated as being community champions. This year we were thrilled when Assembly Member Jennette Arnold OBE invited us to run an event for women at the London Living Room in City Hall read more
COMMUNITY ACTION BLOG | Friday, 24 March 2017
Follow our reporter Safya Khan-Ruf as she live-blogs today from our conference at the University of Leeds, 'A Future for Post-Industrial Communities?' 100+ experts, community practitioners and politicians are coming together to help discuss solutions to the problems facing many de-industrialised communities today. Live-blog link: read more
COMMUNITY ACTION BLOG | Friday, 3 March 2017
Young people have more inclusive views than ever, but can still struggle with understanding prejudice and inequality; schools also need to understand the threat posed by the far right – part of the challenges being met by our new Education team. Since the hate crime spike read more
COMMUNITY ACTION BLOG | Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Merthyr Tydfil is my home, a place that for most of my life I was told was void of opportunity and investment, abandoned by consecutive governments and local politicians. Growing up, there was very much a feeling that nothing ever happened in Merthyr: nothing to look read more
COMMUNITY ACTION BLOG | Sunday, 26 February 2017
HOPE not hate has teamed up with Leeds University to host a conference, 23-24 March: ‘A future for post-industrial communities?’ Over the last couple of years, one of the areas we have increasingly focused on has been those communities whose past was industrial, confident and proud, but whose present is in read more
Statement: Nigel Farage LBC comments
We are aware of a serious and potentially libellous statement made about HOPE not hate by Nigel Farage on LBC radio this morning. We have no idea on what Mr Farage bases his outrageous comments. HOPE not hate has a proud history of campaigning against extremism and hatred.
We will not be making any further comment until we have had the opportunity to consult with our lawyers.