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MPs warn of a lack of political voice for young black people

Black MPs are urging organisations to boost the involvement of young people with a Caribbean heritage in decisions that affect their future. MPs David Lammy, Dawn Butler, Clive Lewis, and from the House of Lords, Baroness Rosalind Howells spoke at … Continue reading

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Are educated black men in particular having a hard time at work?

I would say yes. As an educated, UK-born, Caribbean male, I regularly go to job interviews (at least 3 every month for over a year) at offices in London and the South East. I sometimes see black and Asian women in … Continue reading

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Is something rotten in the intelligence services? There is something strange about Skyfall and that is, at the end of the film. Bond does not save the heroine in distress. Indeed, Skyfall is more than the typical, cartoon, boys’ own … Continue reading

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Did fraud hand an #election majority to the #Conservatives? Look at the facts

The 2015 General Election result was a shock. But we know that the Conservatives won because of ‘Shy Tories’, ‘late swing voters’, Milliband was too Left-wing and a vote in England against the SNP, don’t we? And your feelings tell … Continue reading

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UK facing a long depression

September 2008 Ten-year growth based on borrowing not productivity UK manufacturing sector is weak A BBC report says economic storms facing UK people will be worse than previously admitted says Treasury Secretary Alistair Darling. His 30 August 2008 admission contradicted … Continue reading

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