Yasmin Alibhai Brown
Known for her sharp commentary on issues of politics, race and religion, Yasmin Alibhai-Brown won the George Orwell Prize for political journalism in 2002 and the Emma Award for Journalism in 2004. She is also a radio and television broadcaster and author of several books including the acclaimed 'The Settler's Cookbook: A Memoir of Migration', 'Love and Food' and 'Who Do We Think We Are? Imagining the New Britain'.
02 September 2015 07:33 PM
Those who have decided not to care will not be moved - but this should be moment when Britain finally finds its compassion
30 August 2015 05:26 PM
Much more exciting are the Labour mayoral candidates: children of migrants David Lammy, Sadiq Khan and Diane Abbott in particular. But identity politics has its limits
23 August 2015 07:10 PM
And hostility isn't fading in the UK as quickly as me may want to imagine
16 August 2015 08:17 PM
Some of the people the left-wing hopeful has been closest to are conscientious and ethical British Jews
02 August 2015 07:03 PM
A war is being waged on the self-esteem of the young, who are being assaulted by manipulative images
26 July 2015 05:43 PM
Men hold the keys to all organisations and institutions, and it's about time they were whole-heartedly challenged
12 July 2015 09:14 PM
Discrimination, prejudice, violence and common bigotry raise no concern these days
05 July 2015 07:38 PM
The Tories have a systematic plan to disable the influence of NGOs that don't fall in line, that launch controversial or challenging campaigns
28 June 2015 07:38 PM
Other minorities face discrimination. They don’t create havoc and mayhem. Let’s rejoin the wider struggle against injustice
22 June 2015 08:47 AM
This government’s brutish front-benchers have sharpened their biggest knives, and introduced planned poverty
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
- 2 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 3 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 4 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 5 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'