How (not) to let extremists win

Here is how it plays out if we are not careful.  A statue of a slave owning city father is taken down in Bristol. People then begin to talk about the unsavoury aspects of other people‚Äôs lives who have had statues put up to them, their ownership of slaves, their reference to other people inContinue reading “How (not) to let extremists win”

VE Day -should we celebrate it?

Today is VE Day and it is a particularly significant milestone as we commemorate 75 years since Churchill announced victory in Europe. National pride, culture and cross-cultural mission Like others, I have been struck by the number of Union Jack flags going up around our Estate. Not everyone is happy about such signs and IContinue reading “VE Day -should we celebrate it?”