Casey Report

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:17 pm on 6th December 2016.

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Photo of Sajid Javid Sajid Javid The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government 1:17 pm, 6th December 2016

I know the hon. Lady feels passionately about these issues. She has thought a lot about them, and I think she will have some good suggestions. I am always very happy to speak to her about this. However, I think it is a bit unfair to Dame Louise Casey to say that she does not recognise that this is a two-way street. Dame Louise has come up with some specific recommendations, and I think we should take them seriously. She recognises—I have discussed this with her in the past, and it is reflected in the report—that there is a role for everyone in all communities to play.


Harrow Council for Justice (HCJ)
Posted on 7 Dec 2016 11:16 am (Report this annotation)

Casey review lacks appropriate context and is full of omissions and contradictions e.g. it pastes negativity without addressing why things are as they are – talks about racism without focusing why racism – talks about lack of integration without identifying the barriers; not really surprised considering equally flawed recent government initiatives like ‘Prevent’ or government supported ‘anti-hate crime campaign’ which tempts, through hand-outs, to deal with the effects without addressing the causes like right-wing media and politicians.

Not surprise to see collusive aspects of the debate, especially by those holding strategic cabinet positions!