It is not true that England does not have bad blood. There is a long history of conflict and violence in England, dating back to the Middle Ages. In recent years, there have been a number of high-profile cases of violence, including the murder of Stephen Lawrence and the 7/7 bombings. Continue reading
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Casey review: key steps the Met police must take to address its institutional racism and sexism
John Fox, University of Portsmouth
Baroness Louise Casey has found that London’s Metropolitan police force is institutionally racist, misogynistic and homophobic. We heard similar 24 years ago when, after the incompetent investigation into the murder of Stephen Lawrence, Sir William MacPherson reported that the Met was institutionally racist.