Panel: Big Fat Gypsy Protest


Gypsies and Travellers routinely experience prejudice and discrimination which is frequently fuelled by negative stereotyping of their community in the media. Why do racist attitudes towards the Gypsy, Travellers and Roma communities still appear to be acceptable?

Debby is joint CEO of the London Gypsy and Traveller Unit which campaigns on issues of accommodation, equality and discrimination. Helena is an Irish Traveller who has campaigned with the London Gypsy and Traveller Unit.

  • Debby Kennett
  • Helena Kiely