Khan, who managed Ed Miliband’s successful Labour leadership campaign in 2010, was talking to George Eaton of the New Statesman about fellow candidate Tessa Jowell, and said:
“I don’t think [Jowell’s] got the answers for the 2020s, the future business, we’re a modern city, we’re young, we’re diverse.”
|Sadiq Khan, MP for Tooting.|
“The fact is that if you are black or Asian in Britain today:You are significantly more likely to be unemployed.You will earn lessAnd you will live a shorter life than your white neighbours.”
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