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The End of Tolerance: Racism in 21st Century Britain

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Is Britain becoming a more racist society? Arun Kundnani looks behind the media hysteria to show how multicultural Britain is under attack by government policies and vitriolic press campaigns that play upon fear and encourage racism.

Exacerbated by the attacks of 9/11 and 7/7, Kundnani argues that a new form of racism is emerging that is based on a systematic failure to un
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Paperback, 240 pages
Published September 20th 2007 by Pluto Press (first published 2007)
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Sep 11, 2011 rated it really liked it
Kundnani's principal thesis is that racism continues in modern-day Britain, though its medium of operation is mainly the institutional discrimination rooted in the practices of the state. Individual prejudice, though still real, plays a secondary role in generating disadvantage for people of colour.

To support this contention he draws on the record of immigration control, which from his perspective has become the means to hold down subaltern ethnicities in the way in which colonialism once did. T
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Noor Jahangir
Apr 16, 2012 rated it it was amazing
One of the best books written about the state of Britain in the 21st century. I think Kundnani is one of the most important new thinkers on the issue of integration, identity, cohesion, racism and the war on terror. Its definitely a must read.
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