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British residents deported to Jamaica told to 'put on accent'

Labour MP David Lammy condemns government leaflet telling new arrivals how to blend inThe government has been criticised over a leaflet for people it claims to be deporting to their home country, which includes advice to put on a local accent.David Lammy, the Labour MP who spoke passionately about the Home Office’s treatment of the Windrush generation on Monday, said the document demonstrated the government’s “callous attitude towards thousands of people who have made their lives here and harks back to campaigns for ‘repatriation’ of migrants”. Continue reading......

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Published By: theguardian.com - Monday, 16 April