Most black people consider the ‘Black Lives Matter’ demonstrations a success because of the token gestures promised by authorities.
Statues are being removed, union flags brought down in the US and corporations promised reform of employment practices.
Many of those measures are step in the right direction but they do not address the structural issues underlying race relations in the US and UK.
And no amount of demonstrations can address those structural issues.
So, what’s the solution?
The answer is in an upcoming article.