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Most BME MPs have experienced racism in parliament, study finds

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Half of black and minority ethnic respondents faced racism from fellow MPs Almost two-thirds of black and minority ethnic MPs say they have experienced some form of racism while working in parliament, while half say they have faced it from fellow MPs, according to a study carried out by ITV. The findings were based on the anonymous responses of 37 of the 65 BME MPs in the current parliament. Of those who answered, 62% said they faced “racism or racial profiling” while on the parliamentary estate, with 51% saying they had experienced this from other MPs.
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More than HALF of minority MPs say they have experienced racism and prejudice in Parliament

More than HALF of minority MPs say they have experienced racism and prejudice in Parliament

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Some 51 per cent said they had faced prejudice at the hands of fellow MPs, while more than six in 10 said they had been discriminated against by staff in the Houses of Parliament.
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