Diversity Matters and we need to do more about it!

Updated: May 13

It is no secret that the media in the UK have often failed to demonstrate diversity on their platforms. This has been reflected in the media's portrayal of black and ethnic minorities and in the lack of opportunities for black and ethnic minorities in the media industry.

One thing that really caught the nation’s attention was the clear distinction between the way the media responded to the policing at the Sarah Everard protest in comparison to that of the Black Lives Matter protests.

Over policing at protests has been a concern in the black and ethnic minority community