…that the UK is inherently racist in 2020, with racial prejudice embedded into our educational, cultural and legal institutions.
…the notion of collective guilt, and support the goals of those who have struggled to ensure that individuals are judged by the content of the character and not the colour of their skin.
…a genuine movement to fight for equality of treatment.
…the moral cowardice of political and cultural institutions that refuse to speak out in defence of tolerant citizens who are being targeted as though their skin colour is synonymous with ‘unconscious’ bigotry.
…open-minded, fact-based investigation into the roots of our many social problems but reject simplistic explanations that reduce all injustice to racial factors.
…by reactionary racists or culture warriors who refuse to see us as individuals beyond our skin colour.
…the opportunistic far right groups who are already exploiting this new climate of fear and disunity
…those ideologues who seek to irrevocably damage our society by hijacking this important cause.