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True multiculturalism acts as a bulwark against extremism

10 February 2011

While the debate about multiculturalism continues to rage, Runnymede director Dr Rob Berkeley tackles the prime minister’s recent comments head on.

Rob defines multiculturalism as Runnymede understands it: “The existence and recognition of different identities in a shared political space within a framework of human rights.”

And he also points out: “Beyond the rhetorical attack, Cameron and others in his tradition have failed to offer any credible alternative to multiculturalism.”

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