Late '90s and early 2000s reality TV in the UK was shaped by its interaction with a Blairite political project which demonised the working-class and cast social problems as individual failings.
Priti Patel's plans to fast-track cases against Black Lives Matter protestors will deepen racial injustices in Britain's courts – but Keir Starmer's record during the London riots implicates Labour just as much.
This morning, Keir Starmer argued that Colston's statue was removed in the wrong way. But tearing it down and dumping it in the harbour which facilitated his slave fortune was not just right – it was poetic justice.
Labour has long been a coalition between Bethnal Green and Bolsover - it's vital that attempts to regain lost ground in the North and Midlands don't come at the expense of black and brown working-class people.