Thoughts On Racism

Thoughts On Racism

01 June 2020

A lot of my friends and family know that I don’t really say much. I’d quite happily have a conversation with someone where they do all the talking and I do all the listening. Something I need to work on, I know. But there are some things that I cannot stay silent about. And the events of the last week have shed light on those things. Racism is real. It has manifested itself in many different ways throughout my life, both directly and indirectly. Of course, I am not subject to the same unnecess...


The Good Immigrant

The Good Immigrant

22 August 2019

It seemed like an insane, racially provocative, almost inappropriate title for a book to be published in today's political climate. When I was browsing the staff picks section at Foyles, these three words strung together on a binding was one of the last things I expected to see. But that's exactly what made me pick up the book. Because in today's insane, racially provocative and (in that context) wholly inappropriate climate, we need a book that is going to challenge our politics. The Good Immi...