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Just 153 out of 4,000 potential inmates released as campaigners condemn use of “inhumane" solitary confinement to battle Covid.
Boris Johnson's aide has been accused of denying the existence of institutional racism.
Labour MP David Lammy said: "Black people are protesting precisely because the time for review is over, and the time for action is now."
PM's tweets about Winston Churchill's statue a "deflection", says shadow justice minister.
But Labour leader stresses it should have been removed peacefully: "You can't, in 21st-century Britain, have a slaver on a statue.”
Britain is ramping up its response to the coronavirus outbreak, with the Vote Leave government suddenly listening to “the experts”. But pandemic fears have failed to distract from the alleged bullying scandal engulfing home secretary Priti Patel. Can she hang on in the cabinet? Labour MP David Lammy joins Arj Singh and Paul Waugh to discuss all of this, and his new book Tribes, an exploration of how to heal the divides of a country increasingly riven by tribalism.
Andrew Sabisky said brain-boosting drugs "probably worth a dead kid" and called for "universal contraception" to stop "permanent underclass".
MP David Lammy criticises home secretary over people being sent to Jamaica as he asks: "When will black lives matter once again?”
Cross-party letter signed by more than 150 parliamentarians warns of “unacceptable risk” of removing anyone with potential claim to stay.
Labour MPs Marsha de Cordova, Dawn Butler, Tulip Siddiq and Rupa Huq have all been wrongly identified by news outlets.