David Lammy

Friday, May 25, 2018

Friday, May 25, 2018

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">If state school teachers want to maximise the chances of their students getting into Oxford (BME or white), they should encourage them to apply for the subjects with the highest acceptance rates: MFL and Classics. More data here <a href="https://t.co/SadUtsajkL">https://t.co/SadUtsajkL</a></p>&mdash; Toby Young (@toadmeister) <a href="https://twitter.com/toadmeister/status/999256541156044800?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">May 23, 2018</a></blockq

I'm a mixed-race British Cambridge grad, and I think Toby Young has a point

I'm a mixed-race British Cambridge grad, and I think Toby Young has a point

Toby Young claimed the lack of black students at Oxford University was down to a lack of support from schools. Bilal Harry Khan, a black Cambridge graduate, argues that he isn't completely wrong

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Oxford: 'Black students apply for subjects with lower acceptance rates,' says Toby Young

Oxford: 'Black students apply for subjects with lower acceptance rates,' says Toby Young

Oxford: 'Black students apply for subjects with lower acceptance rates'

The latest annual admissions statistics report by the university showed just 11% of UK undergraduates came from disadvantaged areas.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

National Union of Students claims universities care more about reputation than racism

National Union of Students claims universities care more about reputation than racism

NUS claims universities care more about reputation than racism

Shakira Martin is calling on universities and the Government to crack down on racism

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

The message was sent as a Christmas card

Labour MP David Lammy shares horrific racist 'Britain First' Christmas card

Labour MP David Lammy shares horrific racist 'Britain First' Christmas card

Vile message describes Lammy as a monkey and suggests victims of Grenfell Tower will burn in hell

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

MP David Lammy shares 'disgusting' letter of abuse paid for by taxpayer

MP David Lammy shares 'disgusting' letter of abuse - paid for by taxpayer

MP David Lammy shares 'disgusting' letter of abuse - paid for by taxpayer

David Lammy tweeted a photo of the letter which is written on a piece of notepad paper

Monday, December 18, 2017

Monday, December 18, 2017

Antoine Griezmann posted this photo on his way to a party

Manchester United target Antoine Griezmann apologises for blacking up at party

Antoine Griezmann apologises for blacking up at party

Griezmann inundated with criticism after posting blackface photo

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

EU Withdrawal bill: Government defeat 'doesn't damage Brexit process', says John Redwood MP

EU Withdrawal bill: Government defeat 'doesn't damage Brexit process', says John Redwood MP

Government defeat 'doesn't damage Brexit process', says John Redwood MP

John Redwood, the MP for Wokingham, spoke to Julia Harltey-Brewer about the blow received by the Government over the EU withdrawal bill

Brexit: Theresa May to travel to EU summit after humiliating defeat over EU withdrawal bill

Brexit: Theresa May to travel to EU summit after humiliating defeat over EU withdrawal bill

Theresa May to travel to EU summit after humiliating defeat over EU bill

The Government was defeated over an amendment to grant MPs a meaningful vote on the terms of the final deal

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Elitism: 'MP David Lammy is part of the problem as he perpetuates the Oxbridge stereotype'

'David Lammy is perpetuating Oxbridge elitism - he discourages minority people from applying'

'MP David Lammy perpetuates the Oxbridge stereotype'

The Spectator's Toby Young has criticised MP David Lammy for 'implying' that Oxford and Cambridge are guilty of racial bias

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Diane Abbott said 'racism is rife' within the British justice system

Diane Abbott claims 'racial bias is rife' in British justice system

Diane Abbott claims 'racial bias rife' in UK justice system after Lammy review

Shadow home secretary attacks justice system following Lammy report

'Lammy Review shows racial outcomes in criminal justice system are a mess', says research associate

'Lammy Review shows racial outcomes in criminal justice system are a mess', says research associate

'Lammy Review shows racial outcomes in criminal justice system are a mess'

Dr Zubaida Haque, a research associate at think tank Runnymede Trust, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the report published by David Lammy

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

'Beware of Jews' sign causes outrage in London

'Beware of Jews' sign causes outrage in London

'Beware of Jews' sign causes outrage in London

The sign appeared in Stamford Hill and has been widely condemned

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

'There are issues beyond just the judges in the criminal justice system', says MP David Lammy

Racial inequality in the justice system goes far beyond judges, says MP David Lammy

Racial inequality in the justice system goes beyond judges, says MP David Lammy

A review into race and the criminal justice system ordered by David Cameron has suggested BME defendants are more likely to be jailed for some crimes than white defendants