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Back Babas Emmanuel or Emma as he is called was born infected with HIV. He doesn’t remember his parents as they died when he was a young boy. At the age of fifteen this terrible disease began to defeat him. Compassion a non-governmental organization stepped in to offer assistance. Paying for anti-retrovirals and his medical bills. In an effort to save his life. ©Vanessa Vick

The History of AIDS in Africa

There is now conclusive evidence that HIV originated in Africa. A 10-year study completed in 2005 found a…

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Lost Legends

Why is Black History Month important? Listen to Ben Browne, Pawlet Brookes, Bernard Francis, Philip Herbert, Louise Katerega,…

Black History Month


Manchester Sat 21 Apr 2018 – Sun 10 Jun 2018

Louis Henderson Overtures

Part of: Our new Spring – Summer 2018 Season , ¡Viva! Spanish & Latin American Festival 2018 Sat…

Tower Hamlets Apr 21 2018

The Rape of Recy Taylor

One night in Alabama in 1944, Recy Taylor, a 24-year-old black woman, was raped by six white men….

Kensington and Chelsea Sun 22 April 2018 11:30 – 13:30

Notting Hill Black history walk (April)

There is much more to Notting Hill than Carnival but even that history is often mis-represented. Find out…

Greater London Thursday 26 – Saturday 28 April 2018 at 7.30pm

Windrush: Movement of the People

THE FIRST EVER CONTEMPORARY DANCE TO COMMEMORATE WINDRUSH Windrush: Movement of the People: a major new dance piece…