Matt Foot: Police Racism, 7 February 2019
Show More Behind the Blue Line: My Fight against Racism and Discrimination in the Police by Gurpal Virdi.
Biteback, 299 pp., £20, March 2018, 978 1 78590 321 2Show More
“... In April 2014 I was asked to represent a man called Gurpal Virdi. The last time I had heard that name was ten years earlier at a memorial service for my father, Paul Foot, at the Hackney Empire. There, Virdi had immediately stood out, as a serving police officer addressing a largely Marxist audience ...”