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Fan or not Baroness Warsi’s resignation is no cause for celebration if you value diversity in public life

by David Wood

Politics is a tribal business. It is a strange world where you can virulently disagree with somebody in private, but because they are ‘one of us’, to coin one of Margaret Thatcher’s favourite expressions, you would not be able to get a fag-paper’s worth of difference in opinion when expressed publicly. 1,102 more words

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COMMENTARY: Black Politicians – Corrupt Or Unjustly Targeted?

Ray Nagin, the former mayor of New Orleans, is heading to federal prison for 10 years. A jury concluded that Nagin took bribes, kickbacks and turned his back on the Black citizens of New Orleans when they needed him most: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. 574 more words

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COMMENTARY: Black Politicians – Corrupt Or Unjustly Targeted?

Ray Nagin, the former mayor of New Orleans, is heading to federal prison for 10 years. A jury concluded that Nagin took bribes, kickbacks and turned his back on the Black citizens of New Orleans when they needed him most: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. 574 more words

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COMMENTARY: Black Politicians – Corrupt Or Unjustly Targeted?

Ray Nagin, the former mayor of New Orleans, is heading to federal prison for 10 years. A jury concluded that Nagin took bribes, kickbacks and turned his back on the Black citizens of New Orleans when they needed him most: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. 574 more words

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COMMENTARY: Black Politicians – Corrupt Or Unjustly Targeted?

Ray Nagin, the former mayor of New Orleans, is heading to federal prison for 10 years. A jury concluded that Nagin took bribes, kickbacks and turned his back on the Black citizens of New Orleans when they needed him most: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. 574 more words

TJMS

COMMENTARY: Black Politicians – Corrupt Or Unjustly Targeted?

Ray Nagin, the former mayor of New Orleans, is heading to federal prison for 10 years. A jury concluded that Nagin took bribes, kickbacks and turned his back on the Black citizens of New Orleans when they needed him most: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. 574 more words

TJMS

COMMENTARY: Black Politicians – Corrupt Or Unjustly Targeted?

Ray Nagin, the former mayor of New Orleans, is heading to federal prison for 10 years. A jury concluded that Nagin took bribes, kickbacks and turned his back on the Black citizens of New Orleans when they needed him most: In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. 574 more words

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