Leading Article: Political Correctness Gone Mad? Hardly ; MULTICULTURALISM
We should not shy away from a public debate on the state of community relations in this diverse country " as long as it is entered into with respectable intentions. No one would impute any malign intent to Trevor Phillips, the head of the Commission for Racial Equality. Mr Phillips, the son of immigrants and an establishment figure, is in a strong position to contribute to this vital discussion.
However, we disagree with much of what Mr Phillips said on this issue at a fringe meeting at the Tory party conference in Blackpool this week. Mr Phillips has adopted some new thinking since taking up his post " and especially since the terror attacks on London in July. A few …
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Publication information: Article title: Leading Article: Political Correctness Gone Mad? Hardly ; MULTICULTURALISM. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Independent (London, England). Publication date: October 5, 2005. Page number: 32. © 2009 The Independent - London. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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