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Woke-ism run amok or long overdue? UK's apology for failure to honour non-white WWI soldiers triggers ‘structural racism' debate

24 days ago   |   By RT

A debate on “structural racism” has erupted on social media after the Commonwealth War Graves Commission apologised for not properly commemorating as many as 350,000 black and Asian soldiers who died fighting for Britain.
Following its own inquiry, the CWGC said on Thursday that “ pervasive racism ” and “contemporary imperial attitudes” had resulted in hundreds of thousands of soldiers from World War I not being memorialised by name, or at all.
In the House of Commons, Defence Secretary Ben Wallace later echoed that sentiment and tendered a formal apology on behalf of the government...
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