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Is Britain a racist country?

Most Britons, of all backgrounds, try their best

By Swaran Singh   March 2016

An anti-racist music festival in London ©Universal Images Group/Getty Images

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I landed at Heathrow on 26th January 1991 with three pounds in my pocket and a turban on my head. In my head were Oxford spires, Bertie Wooster, Pink Floyd, Sir Humphrey Appleby from Yes, Minister and the Marylebone Cricket Club—as well as a firm conviction that I would feel at home. I was heading for Hounslow in west London to…

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