The third part of a series on ConHome this week about the politics of race and ethnicity in Britain today.
Posts Tagged: Racism
Alan Mak: The British-Chinese contribution to our country is a success story that should be told more often
The second part of a series on ConHome this week about the politics of race and ethnicity in Britain today.
Andrew Gimson’s PMQs sketch: Johnson will not be goaded into admitting his view of taking the knee may have changed
The PM set out to demonstrate that he is every bit as fervent an anti-racist as the Leader of the Opposition.
The Singh report found no evidence of institutionalised racism, it set out the need for the Conservative Party to overhaul its complaints process.
Ben Obese-Jecty: As an ethnic minority Conservative, my experiences have been positive. But Singh’s report shows room for growth.
As a party we should welcome measures that can help address existing shortcomings.
It is by no means the only offender. Such payments show the wrong priorities and are dubious associations.
Emily Carver: Some believe that as a white person, I shouldn’t express a view on Black Lives Matter. But I should and will.
There is a vocal minority of people who dominate discussions in the media, and seem determined to import the racially-charged culture we see in the US.
Philippa Stroud: Our Race Equality Commission aims for a UK in which every individual can fulfil their unique potential
We will do this by speaking with as many people and communities across the UK as we can, and will produce a series of recommendations for Government.
Mark Lehain: The end of unconscious bias training and Truss’s coming speech on equality – signs of a Ministerial anti-woke fightback.
They’re part of a broader move by the Government to rein in some of the more extreme politically correct excesses that went unchecked before.
Rakhia Ismail: I was a Labour Councillor in Islington for nine years. Here’s why I’ve joined the Conservatives.
While the Labour Party are very quick to accuse others of racism, they’re much slower to see it in their own ranks.
We have always been champions of justice and we must double-down on fighting inequality through classical liberal principles.
Daniel Hannan: Overstretched – that’s how our police see themselves. So how have they found time to hound a young Geordie journalist?
It seems highly unlikely that the action against Grimes will result in a prosecution, let alone a conviction. But that doesn’t make it OK.
Doug Stokes: The Conservatives must rally to the flag of the Enlightenment tradition as the culture wars rage
It is quite shocking that the Equality Act has been left totally unreformed, since it has morphed into the central juridical weapon of the left.
Plus: There is speculation of a Cabinet reshuffle soon, but I hear otherwise…
I’m haunted by how media propagation of tribalism in Rwanda helped to desensitise people – and was followed by genocide.