Olive Morris (third from right) with fellow students in China on a visit organised by the Society for Anglo-Chinese Understanding. Olive was born in 1952 in Jamaica and emigrated to Britain aged nine. She first became involved with community activism in the late 1960s as a member of the Brixton Youth Section of the British Black Panther Movement. She was the co-founder of the Brixton Black Women's Group in 1974 and after studying at Manchester University she worked at the Brixton Law Centre. Part of the Olive Morris Collection, created and donated by Mike McColgan, Liz Obi and the Remembering Olive Morris Collective.
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