Windrush scandal: Yorkshire ex-Minister Baroness Warsi blasts Government’s “unhealthy obsession with numbers”



A Yorkshire peer and Tory former Minister has accused the Government of having an “unhealthy obsession with numbers” as criticism continued to mount over its approach to immigration.
Dewsbury-born Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, who is the daughter of Pakistani immigrants, said yesterday that she wanted senior politicians to “think long and hard about the trauma that we have caused” to the ‘Windrush generation’.
It could have been my family, my grandfather arrived here in the fifties and my parents arrived here in the sixties, and I know growing up the paranoia that they had about paperwork and... read more

 
22 April 2018 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 48
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