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What Covid taught us about racism – and what we need to do now | Gary Younge
The long read: We were told coronavirus didn’t discriminate, but it didn’t need to – society had already done that for us. But there is a path to a fairer future if we want it

Gary Younge

16, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Lewis Hamilton: ‘Everything I’d suppressed came up – I had to speak out’
He’s the most successful driver Formula One has ever seen, and its only Black star. Now Lewis Hamilton has a new mission: to change the sport that made him

Gary Younge

10, Jul, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Why every single statue should come down | Gary Younge
The long read: Statues of historical figures are lazy, ugly and distort history. From Cecil Rhodes to Rosa Parks, let’s get rid of them all

Gary Younge

01, Jun, 2021 @5:00 AM

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A Promised Land by Barack Obama review – an impressive but incomplete memoir
Gary Younge on a memoir with vivid detail and captivating pillow talk, but one that leaves out too much to give a clear view of Obama’s first term

Gary Younge

26, Nov, 2020 @11:54 AM

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Trump's defeat – and the death throes of the Civil War
The long read: How Republicans applied old school racism to new demographics, and lost

Gary Younge

17, Nov, 2020 @6:00 AM

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In these bleak times, imagine a world where you can thrive | Gary Younge
As I write my last column for the Guardian, my thoughts turn to the lessons my mother taught me, says Gary Younge

Gary Younge

10, Jan, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Patriotism needn’t be negative – but it has to be honest | Gary Younge
There have been calls for the left to adopt a progressive patriotism. But this often means ignoring uncomfortable truths, says Guardian columnist Gary Younge

Gary Younge

03, Jan, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Amid defeat, remember – the left is more than Labour | Gary Younge
The left shouldn’t abandon its activism in the party. But it must consider shifting the balance of its energies beyond it, says Guardian columnist Gary Younge

Gary Younge

21, Dec, 2019 @6:00 AM

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Labour won’t win again until it works out why it lost | Gary Younge
It’s not enough to blame Jeremy Corbyn, Brexit or the media. The picture is far more complex than that, says Guardian columnist Gary Younge

Gary Younge

13, Dec, 2019 @10:51 AM

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The view from Stevenage: 'I feel I have to vote to get Johnson out'
Labour activists in my hometown feel the tide may be turning, but worry it could be too little too late

Gary Younge

11, Dec, 2019 @3:30 PM

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From Johnson’s lies to Corbyn’s promises – this election is about trust | Gary Younge
Labour must tie Johnson’s untrustworthiness to Brexit. And stop promising new things, says Guardian columnist Gary Younge

Gary Younge

06, Dec, 2019 @6:00 AM

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The view from Stevenage: 'Even the union rep says he isn't voting Labour'
My hometown has never completely abandoned Labour, but the ties have frayed

Gary Younge

30, Nov, 2019 @6:00 AM

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