Shameful attack on Asian pupil shows there's no room for complacency in Scotland's battle against racism
THE shameful attack on an Edinburgh schoolboy reminds us there is no room for complacency in the battle against racism in our society.
Some may have thought the post-Brexit nastiness unleashed on immigrants south of the border was simply an English phenomenon.
But you only have to watch the video of a frightened Scots Asian teenager being viciously assaulted to be disabused of that position.
The shocking footage was uploaded on social media with the tagline “smash a p*ki” and shows a gang of pupils raining blows on the boy.
The victim is clearly terrified and can be heard begging for the... read more
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