Why I am divided on Europe

Posted on February 19, 2016

As we wait for David Cameron to conclude Britain's renegotiation's with the EU in Brussels I wonder whether the details of this deal - whether it is judged to be 'good' or 'bad' - will be a deciding factor in whether I vote to stay or leave the European project. There are things to commend Europe for. Keeping the peace since World War II may not be high on many referendum voters' minds, save the very oldest, but it is nevertheless an import...

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Black History Month debate on Vox Africa TV

I was delighted to take part in a studio debate about Black History Month on the Pan-African TV network Vox Africa. Please find the links below to watch the Hotseat show with presenter Akintayo. My fellow guests were businessman Romeo Effs, solicitor Bridgette York and Simon Woolley from Operation Black Vote. The show is divided into three videos, part one, part two and part three. My thanks to Vox Africa for staging this debate, ...

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Hitler’s forgotten victims

Black survivors of the Nazi Holocaust are demanding the real story of Hitler’s Germany is told. Their story is largely untold, their battle for compensation mostly fruitless. Thousands of African descent perished in Nazis concentration camps. (more…)

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