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Tell it like it is meeting

Issue No. 1988

The Lambeth meeting  (Pic: Guy Smallman)

The Lambeth meeting (Pic: Guy Smallman)

About 240 people packed into Lambeth town hall on Thursday of last week for the local launch of the book Tell It Like It Is: How Our Schools Fail Black Children.

Among the speakers was Doreen Lawrence, mother of Stephen, who was murdered in a racist attack 13 years ago. She called for action to address the scandal of black children’s experience of education. She said she would back various initiatives that parents and campaigners are discussing.

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Sat 18 Feb 2006, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1988
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