We should respect those British subjects who built new lives in this country without reducing their story to a progressive fairy-tale.
Policymakers should be asking themselves whose quality of life worsens thanks to the current unplanned mess.
We must create a system which is tough on people smugglers, but ensures we extend hospitality to the most needy and vulnerable.
Collectively, the group is deeply committed to righting the wrongs of the Windrush scandal and ensuring that this type of calamity never happens again.
Research suggests that the public salience of immigration has fallen significantly since 2016. What does this mean for the government going forward?
Promises regarding an inquiry into Islamophobia have come to nought and so we continue to find ourselves unable to respond to criticism with a clear name.
And we shall not see a new Leader of the Opposition at Prime Minister’s Questions until 22nd April.
“There is a distinction to be drawn between people who…have been part of the community…and people who have committed offences.”
In the longer term, the aim of the hard left is to increase the size of the ethnic community so as to cement left-wing power.
Almost half of the UK’s fastest-growing startups have at least one foreign-born founder – many of whom came to the UK to study, then stayed to work.
The pledge to strengthen police powers on stop and search marks another break with his predecessor as Home Secretary, Theresa May.
Asserting that everyone not white or male is a victim, and that all white people are racist is insidious and self-destructive.
Even the liberal commentators are having to acknowledge that post-Brexit the country has become more welcoming to migration, not less.
One party cannot have a monopoly on BAME voters. Competition breeds excellence, and if we want excellent BAME policies, we need politicians competing for our votes.
He is uniquely placed to start to rebuild trust – and that task is essential to our Party’s future.