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Faces of discrimination: “They assume because I’m black, I can’t be in a senior role”

Faces of discrimination: “They assume because I’m black, I can’t be in a senior role”

Featured, Investigations, Podcasts, Specials
A melting pot of cultures with more than 300 languages spoken and 200 different countries represented, a population of nearly nine million inhabitants, London is a city of everyone, for everyone. Or so we'd like to think.  A recent report conducted by Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) looked at the state of equality and human rights in Britain analysing multiple areas such as education, work, health and living standards. Voice of London made a summary below with the key findings: There are constant efforts of bringing racial inequality to the lowest stage possible, however, at the moment, data show a disappointing reality that Black, Asian and minority ethnic citizens across the UK have to face every day. This is the reason why we came up with the idea of creating
Faces of discrimination: “It was really quite nasty”

Faces of discrimination: “It was really quite nasty”

Featured, Investigations, Podcasts, Specials
It's not a cliché that we're still talking about discrimination in 2018. If we are to quote the latest Global Gender Gap Report , we haven't progressed at all in the past ten years. The UK joins Slovakia and the Czech Republic among the other EU states that had not produced any significant change in reducing the levels of inequality when it comes to income, education, health, workplace or political engagement. Based on the current trends, it will take another century for the overall global gender gap to be closed, the study further shows. Listen to the first episode of our new podcast, Faces of Discrimination, where we will be talking about ongoing conversations about discrimination that shouldn't be forgotten. This one is on gender.   https://soundcloud.com/teodora-
Voice of London Podcast – Avengers: Endgame trailer reaction

Voice of London Podcast – Avengers: Endgame trailer reaction

Arts, Entertainment, Featured, Film & TV, Podcasts
The first trailer for Avengers 4, finally known as Avengers: Endgame is here. Voice of London react and talk all things Marvel on this week's podcast.  Off the back of one of the biggest films to be released in 2018, as the year comes to a close, we finally got to see the first glimpses of the upcoming sequel, Endgame. Having also released a Captain Marvel trailer this week, Marvel is beginning to tease and excite its fans around the world for their upcoming blockbusters due in 2019. The Endgame trailer, released only six hours ago, has already been viewed almost 20 million times and has created a strong reaction on Twitter: https://twitter.com/evanswrth/status/1071172240165634048 https://twitter.com/Tasha_Lovell/status/1071189774302613504 https://twitter.com/Nowhxreboy/stat
Voice of London news debrief vol. 4

Voice of London news debrief vol. 4

Health, News, Podcasts
https://soundcloud.com/user-694631609/voice-of-london-30-november Some stories you may have missed, Is the world heading for an insulin shortage?  New data has shown that with the rise in the number of people being diagnosed with type two diabetes the insulin industry may not be able to keep up. https://twitter.com/ncb000gt/status/1066302362778771457 2. The records of 500 million customers of the hotel group Marriott International have been hacked. This information includes their names, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses and passport numbers. https://twitter.com/dcuthbert/status/1068488626110111744 3.Two London thieves have stolen a poppy tin in a London hotel in what police have described as a “despicable act”. 4.Planning a trip to see Santa in Lapland? D
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